Title

September 1

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a portrait of Elisha Baxter and an aerial view of Camp Pike.

Transcription

Sept. 1, 1827 Governor Elisha Baxter born in No. Carolina, moved to Batesville in 1854, colonel in Union Army, governor 1873-1874, died 1899.

General W. L. Cabell’s action at Backbone Mountain, Sept. 1, 1863.

Camp Pike turned over to government, complete September 1, 1917.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Batesville, Independence County (Ark.); North Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

September 1, 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

September 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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