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Arkansas Post National Memorial, Arkansas

Arkansas Post National Memorial, Arkansas

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Published by National Park Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fortification -- Arkansas,
  • Historic sites -- Arkansas,
  • Arkansas Post National Memorial (Ark.)

  • Edition Notes

    Shipping list no.: 99-0014-P

    ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 sheet :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14488321M
    OCLC/WorldCa41424829

    For Kids. Arkansas Post National Memorial Junior Ranger Program Become an Arkansas Post Junior Ranger, its easy! Just complete at least five of the activities in the Junior Ranger Activity Booklet. Tour the visitor center and watch the park film. Hike the nature trail . Arkansas Post National Memorial's visitor center is open a.m p.m. daily on Arkansas , nine miles southeast of Gillett via U.S. Admission is free. For details, visit or.

    U.S. Department of the Interior Arkansas Post National Memorial Old Post Road Gillett, AR EXPERIENCE YOUR AMERICA™ Arkansas Post National Memorial commemorates the earliest European settlement in the Lower Mississippi valley. First established in , the Post was an important staging point for Missis-. Full text of "Arkansas Post Story: Arkansas Post National Monument" See other formats.

    Imagine what life was like for early settlers at the Arkansas Post National Memorial, the original capital of the Arkansas Territory. See a Civil War battlefield at Pea Ridge National Military Park, and set foot on the Trail of Tears National Historic Trail at the Fort Smith National Historic Site.   The Arkansas Post National Memorial, in southern Arkansas. A lot of history has taken place at Arkansas Post, which was established by the French way back in (which makes it the oldest European settlement west of the Mississippi River). The post was an isolated and lonely place, and it never had a large population. In , the Inspector-General of the colony visited the post to find Views: K.


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Arkansas Post National Memorial, Arkansas Download PDF EPUB FB2

Located at the confluence of two rivers, Arkansas Post has served as a gathering place for many cultures throughout human history. Last updated: Decem Contact the Park. Mailing Address: Old Post Road. Gillett, AR Arkansas Post National Memorial, Gillett, AR.

K likes. Official facebook page for Arkansas Post National MemorialFollowers: K. Arkansas Post NM This was my second stop of the day and after driving cross country from Washington, was a needed nature break.

It's hard for me to not visit a /5(52). The Écores Rouges site of Arkansas Post became an Arkansas State Park in and a National Memorial inthanks to Arkansas book bill presented to Congress by William Frank Norrell. Today, the National Park Service operates a visitor center and museum with displays on the Post’s history and archaeology, sixteen miles north of Dumas (Desha County).

Accessibility / Mobility All exhibit areas of the Visitor Center are fully accessible. Much of the park's two and a half mile trail system is paved, level, and wheelchair accessible. Arkansas Post National Memorial, Arkansas Title from panel.

"GPO/ Reprint " Includes text and col. ill. Text and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Contributor: United States. National Park Service. Attractions near Arkansas Post Museum: ( mi) Arkansas Post National Memorial ( mi) Miller's Mud Mill ( mi) Rohwer Relocation Center National Historic Landmark ( mi) Cane Creek State Park ( mi) WWII Japanese American Internment Museum; View all attractions near Arkansas Post Museum on Tripadvisor/5(14).

Tour this complex of five exhibit buildings and explore life on Arkansas’s Grand Prairie and in the Arkansas Delta from to today. The Main House serves as the entrance to your experience. Two buildings on the grounds are original to the Grand Prairie: the Refeld-Hinman Loghouse, a dogtrot cabin furnished in the style of the s, and the Carnes-Bonner Playhouse, a miniature Location: Gillett, AR Get this from a library.

Arkansas Post National Memorial, Arkansas. [United States. National Park Service,; Harpers Ferry Center (U.S.),]. At Arkansas Post, visitors can explore the natural beauty surrounding this memorial on a walking path or by making reservations for a national park tour. InHenri de Tonti established a trading post known as "Poste de Arkansea" at the Quapaw village of Osotouy.

We want to welcome you all to our page. Our sole purpose is to support Arkansas Post National Memorial when needed. The Friends groups function in support of a park as volunteers and advocates to provide additional financial resources through fundraising ers:   At this junction there is a small Arkansas Post Museum State Park.

The museum is closed on Mondays which also happened to be the day we visited. View attachment Historical Marker at the junction of US and Hwythe entrance to Arkansas Post National Memorial.

View attachment Arkansas Post Visitor's Center and Museum and it. Car - Arkansas Post National Memorial is located in southeastern Arkansas. The entrance to the park is on Arkansas state roadnine miles south of Gillett, via U.S. (The Great River Road), and about 17 miles northeast of Dumas, via U.S.

FROM THE NORTH (Little Rock, AR): From Interstate 40 turn onto Interstate 30 south. Arkansas Post National Memorial is a noted historic site in Gillett, Arkansas.

The site of a French settlement founded in and the first capital of Arkansas Territory, the last battle of American Revolution and the Battle of Fort Hindman happened here.

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Find cheap deals and discount rates among them that best fit your budget. It's simple to book your hotel with Expedia. Arkansas Post National Memorial. Our Sponsors. Major support provided through a partnership with the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism.

Major funding provided by the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation. Special thanks to the Department of Arkansas Heritage. Arkansas' Integration History. The Brown decision in May found racial segregation in public schools to be unconstitutional.

Though Arkansas gained national attention with the integration crisis at Little Rock Central High School, the stories of schools and districts across the state who integrated before have gone largely unheard.

Get this from a library. Excavation of the Arkansas Post Branch of the Bank of the State of Arkansas: Arkansas Post National Memorial, Arkansas. [John W Walker; Southeast Archeological Center (U.S.),]. Arkansas Post National Memorial Trail System is a mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Gillett, Arkansas that features a river and is good for all skill levels.

The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash/5(7).

ARKANSAS POST NATIONAL MEMORIAL. Here we are at Arkansas Post National Memorial, enjoying the annual educational colonial encampment and historical programs offered by the park staff and guest interpreters. This was the site of the oldest permanent European settlement on the Mississippi River.

Exploring Arkansas Post National Memorial Exploring Arkansas Post National Memorial. Ma Hot Springs National Park may be the only national park in The Natural State, but the National Park Service operates a few other parks within the state.

These parks include a national river, memorial, military park, trail and – historic sites.Arkansas Post National Memorial, located eight miles southeast of Gillett in Arkansas County, contains the JanuArkansas Post battlefield, where vastly superior numbers of Union troops under Major General John McClernand defeated Confederate defenders under Brigadier General Thomas Fort Hindman now lies beneath the Arkansas River, there are still remnants of.Although the name of this park stems from the French trading post near the banks of the Mississippi River, Native Americans, most recently the Quapaw, inhabited the area for thousands of years before the Europeans arrived.

Visitors can learn about the historic nature of the park and of the many stories, ranging from expedition of Hernando de Soto to the Battle of Arkansas Post in the Civil War.