Title

October 2

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a portrait of Daniel Ringo, a tornado, Order of the Eastern Star symbol, the Arkansas Post court house.

Transcription

Oct. 2, 1849 Daniel Ringo appointed U.S. Judge, Ringo was first chief justice of Ark, born in Kentucky, studied law in Arkadelphia and Washington, died 1873.

Oct. 2, 1894 Little Rock tornado.

Last session of general assembly at Arkansas Post, Oct. 2, 1820.

Grand chapter of the Order of Eastern Star organized at Searcy, Oct. 2, 1876.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.); Arkansas Territory; Searcy, White County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

October 2, 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

October 2, 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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