Title

March 29

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a portrait of Josiah Shinn and a Native American, large canopy tents, Russian coat of arms, an open book, and a mortarboard.

Transcription

March 29, 1849 Josiah H. Shinn born at Russellville, Ark., author, educator, Ark. historian, State supt. of public education; president State Teachers Assn. and So, Educational Assn.

J. H. Shinn popularized the Chautauqua in Arkansas.

Editor, authority on Russia, college president, in U.S. Indian Bureau.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Russellville, Pope County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

March 29, 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 29, 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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