Title

November 20

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a portrait of Henri de Tonti, a log building, and three newspapers.

Transcription

November 20, 1689 de Tonti deeded land for Catholic mission at Arkansas Post.

Henri de Tonti, companion of La Salle in his explorations of 1682.

De Tonti remained with 40 men on Arkansas River while La Salle went down the Mississippi.

Nov. 20, 1819 first issue of the Ark. Gazette.

First home of the Arkansas Gazette at Arkansas Post.

First election Nov. 20, 1819.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Arkansas Territory

Language

English

Identifier

November 20, 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

November 20, 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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