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1906 April 14
Letter from Jas [James] Venable to J.H. Reynolds describing the cannon that was placed in the yard of the Arkansas Old State House after the Civil War. Venable describes how the trunnion was broken and then fixed by a local blacksmith.
John Hugh Reynolds, born January 3, 1869, was president of Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas. An author, whose works include "Makers of Arkansas History," he was instrumental in the creation of the Arkansas History Commission in 1905. Reynolds died in Conway, Arkansas, on June 26, 1954.
Document, 1 page, 8" x 10.5"
Reynolds, John Hugh, 1869-1954; Arkansas. Arkansas History Commission; Arkansas--History--20th century.; Arkansas--History--Archival resources.
Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)
MS.000165, Box 1, Folder 1
John Hugh Reynolds papers, MS.000165
Arkansas State Archives
Letter from Jas [James] A. Venable to J.H. Reynolds, 1906 April 14, John Hugh Reynolds papers, MS.000165