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Prairie Grove in Washington County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Hindman Hall Museum

National Register of Historic Places

 
 
Hindman Hall Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 30, 2010
1. Hindman Hall Museum Marker
Inscription. (Upper Plaque):
This property has been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior

(Lower Plaque):
Hindman Hall Museum
At bequest by Biscoe Hindman, son of General Thomas C. Hindman who commanded Confederate forces during the battle of Prairie Grove, provided $100,000 to establish on the battlefield a "suitable memorial" to his father and the brave men and officers who fought in that battle.
1965

 
Location. 35° 58.99′ N, 94° 18.634′ W. Marker is in Prairie Grove, Arkansas, in Washington County. Marker is on East Douglas Street (U.S. 62), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located near the entrance to Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Prairie Grove AR 72753, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Prairie Grove (within shouting distance of this marker); Battlefield Park (within shouting distance of this marker); March of the Armies (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Thomas C. Hindman (within shouting distance of this marker);
Hindman Hall Museum image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 30, 2010
2. Hindman Hall Museum
General Shaver's Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Generals James G. Blunt and Francis J. Herron (within shouting distance of this marker); Rhea's Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Wall (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Prairie Grove.
 
Also see . . .  Prairie Grove Battlefield Park. (Submitted on September 3, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 771 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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