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Rogers in Benton County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

War Eagle Mills Farm

 
 
War Eagle Mills Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, October 13, 2008
1. War Eagle Mills Farm Marker
Inscription. The Ozark Arts and Crafts Fair was founded on War Eagle Mills Farm by Lester and Blanche Elliott and friends in October 1954 for the purpose of giving recognition to Ozark artists and craftsmen who work with their hands and hearts to preserve the rich Ozark heritage. Dedicated to the memory of Lester and Blanche Elliott. The fair was made possible through their devotion to each other and the people they loved. They gave freely of their time, labor and the use of this historic farm for the annual October fair. Erected in 1993 during the 40th year of the War Eagle Fair.
 
Erected 1993.
 
Location. 36° 16.062′ N, 93° 56.659′ W. Marker is in Rogers, Arkansas, in Benton County. Marker is on War Eagle Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1104 War Eagle Road, Rogers AR 72756, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Eagle Mills (within shouting distance of this marker); War Eagle Mill (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Van Winkle's Mill (approx. 2.2 miles away); Rev. James M. Ingram (approx.
War Eagle Mills Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, October 13, 2008
2. War Eagle Mills Farm Marker
9.4 miles away); Cross Hollows (approx. 9.5 miles away); a different marker also named Cross Hollows (approx. 9.5 miles away); Original Site of Bloomington (Mudtown) Arkansas (approx. 9.7 miles away); The Butterfield Stagecoach Road (approx. 9.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rogers.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 384 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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