Title

May 15

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include the portraits of James Berry, Baxter, Grant, and Brooks.

Transcription

May 15, 1841 Governor Jas. H. Berry born in Alabama, lived in Carroll and Benton Counties, governor 1883-1885, U. S. Senator, lieut. in Confederate army.

Baxter, Grant, Brooks.

May 15, 1874, President Grant recognized Elisha Baxter as lawful governor over claims of Joseph Brooks.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Carroll County (Ark.); Benton County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

May 15, 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 15, 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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