Title

April 27

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a portrait of Zebulon Pike and the steamboat S.S. Sultana.

Transcription

General Zebulon M. Pike after whom Pike County and Camp Pike were named was killed in assault on York (Canada) Apr. 27, 1813.

April 27, 1865 S. S. Sultana disaster on the Mississippi River in which 1,700 exchanged prisoners of war were killed.

The Sultana at Helena Apr. 26, 1865.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Pike County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

April 27, Walter J. Lemke Drawings Collection: This day in Arkansas history, MS.000379

Resource Type

Document

Collection

Walter J. Lemke drawings collection: This day in Arkansas history, MS.000379

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

April 27, Walter J. Lemke drawings collection: This day in Arkansas history, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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