Pottsville in Pope County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Potts Family in the Civil War
Erected 2015 by Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission, Pope County Historical Foundation, City of Pottsville, Arkansas Historic Preservation Program. (Marker Number 121.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1861.
Location. 35° 14.983′ N, 93° 2.785′ W. Marker is in Pottsville, Arkansas, in Pope County. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15 East Ash Street, Pottsville AR 72858, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Potts Inn (a few steps from this marker); Yell County Council Oaks (approx. 6.4 miles away); Dardanelle Confederate Monument (approx. 6.4 miles away); Yell County First Court House (approx. 6.4 miles away); Jefferson Davis Highway (approx. 6˝ miles away); Old Brearley Cemetery (approx. 6˝ miles away); Action at Dardenelle (approx. 6.7 miles away); Pope County in the Civil War / Pope County Militia War (approx. 6.8 miles away).
Also see . . . Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture article on John Kirkbride Potts. (Submitted on July 9, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 9, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 256 times since then and 74 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 9, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.