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Harrison in Boone County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

The Harrison Daily Times

 
 
The Harrison Daily Times Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 23, 2019
1. The Harrison Daily Times Marker
Inscription.  lt is one of the town's oldest commercial buildings and was built in 1876. The original building was a two story wooden structure and was replaced after the tum of the century with a one story rock building The facade has been updated several times and the interior has undergone total refurbishment in recent years. In 1954 the Boone County Headlight (a weekly publication) merged with the HDT. The paper was operated until recently as a family business. It was founded by the Newmans and later operated by the Dunlap and Christenson families. It is currently operated by Community Publishers, Inc.
 
Location. 36° 13.858′ N, 93° 6.476′ W. Marker is in Harrison, Arkansas, in Boone County. Marker is at the intersection of West Stephenson Avenue and South Willow Street, on the left when traveling west on West Stephenson Avenue. Plaque located on the exterior brick wall of the Coffman Center Building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 128 West Stephenson Avenue, Harrison AR 72601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lyric Theater (a few steps from this marker); Boone County WWI Monument
The current Harrison Daily Times building & marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 23, 2019
2. The current Harrison Daily Times building & marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Mountain Meadows Massacre (within shouting distance of this marker); Boone County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Federal Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Missouri & North Arkansas Railroad Office (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Boone County Spanish-American War Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away); Boone County Confederate Memorial (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrison.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 29, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 28, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 53 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 28, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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