Title

January 5

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a portrait of Herman Davis, a mortarboard and diploma, and children walking to school.

Transcription

January 5, 1923 Herman Davis Arkansas World War hero died.

Won D.S.C. as private in Co. I 133th Inf. In action near Verdun, Oct. 10, 1918.

Named on Gen. Pershing's list of outstanding world war heroes.

College of St. Andrew incorporated at Fort Smith Jan. 5, 1849.

New school law enacted January 5, 1849.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Fort Smith, Sebastian County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

January 5, 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

January 5, 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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