Title

August 30

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a portrait of John Carroll and a pastor preaching to a congregation.

Transcription

August 30, 1828 John Carroll born in Virginia, grew up near Ft. Gibson, Indian Territory, studied law Eureka Springs, fought in Price’s army at battles of Elkhorn and Prairie Grove, member of legislature 1866, Constitutional Convention 1874, appointed U. S. Marshal by Pres. Cleveland 1885.

Aug 30, 1828 first church in northwest Arkansas organized at Cane Hill by Revs. Larrimore and Blair with 38 members, Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Cane Hill, Washington County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

August 30, Walter J. Lemke drawings collection: This day in Arkansas history, MS.000379

Resource Type

Text

Collection

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

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

August 30, 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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