Title

February 1

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a locomotive, three immigrants with their belongings, and a portrait of Ebenezer Cummins.

Transcription

Cairo & Fulton Railroad opened for traffic February 1, 1872.

This locomotive pulled first train from Argenta to Little Red River.

Immigration bureau organized at Little Rock State Convention Feb. 1, 1888.

Ebenezer Cummins born Feb. 1, 1818, Law Partner of Albert Pike and A. H. Garland.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Argenta, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

February 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

February 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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