Title

December 22

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include the portraits of Opie Read and Roswell Beebe.

Transcription

December 22, 1851 Opie Read, famous Arkansas humorist and writer born, editor of the Arkansas Traveler at Little Rock in the '80s.

December 22, 1795 Roswell Beebe born in N.Y., one of original owners of site of Little Rock, second mayor of Little Rock, first president of Cairo & Fulton R.R.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

December 22, 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 22, 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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