Title

February 17

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a frontier town, men lined up at a land office, and a soldier reading a piece of paper.

Transcription

U.S. Land Offices established at Davidsonville and Arkansas Post Feb. 17, 1818.

U.S. Act allowing New Madrid earthquake certificates for lands located in Arkansas, Feb. 17, 1815.

Martial law revoked in Craighead and Greene counties, Feb. 17, 1868.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Craighead County (Ark.); Greene County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

February 17, 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 17, 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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