Title

December 9

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include the outline of Montgomery County and the portraits of James Conway and Grandison Royston.

Transcription

December 9, 1796 Governor James S. Conway, born in Tennessee, came to Arkansas in 1820 as surveyor, elected governor in 1836, died in 1855.

Dec. 9, 1842 Montgomery County created.

Dec. 9, 1809 Grandison D. Royston born in Carter County, Tennessee, pioneer, lawyer, and U.S. district atty.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Montgomery County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

December 9, 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

December 9, 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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