Title

March 18

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a portrait of Henry Conway, a frontier post office, and a school classroom.

Transcription

March 18, 1793 Henry W. Conway born in Greene County, Tennessee, delegate to Congress 1823-1825-1827. Mortally wounded in duel with Robt. Crittenden.

March 18, 1820 post office established at Little Rock with Amos Wheeler as Postmaster.

School law passed Mar. 18, 1867. W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

March 18, 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

March 18, 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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