Title

December 16

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a city destroyed by the New Madrid earthquake and shelves holding platters of fruit that won ribbons.

Transcription

Dec. 16, 1811 first shock of the New Madrid earthquake.

Dec. 16, 1884 opening of the new Orleans Exposition at which Arkansas won many prizes.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Language

English

Identifier

December 16, 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 16, 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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