Title

May 1

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include the portraits of Henry Rector and James Bowie and the outline of Phillips County.

Transcription

May 1, 1816 Governor Henry M. Rector born in Kentucky, U.S. Marshal, state senator, surveyor general, judge of Supreme Court, governor 1860-1862, resigned to enlist in Confederate army, Constitutional Convention of 1874, died 1899.

May 1, 1820 Phillips County created.

May 1, 1800 Jas. Bowie born.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Phillips County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

May 1, 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

May 1, 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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