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Hope in Hempstead County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Merchants Of Hope

 
 
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By TeamOHE, May 6, 2020
1. Merchants Of Hope Marker
Inscription.  
In 1909, the merchants of Hope paid to have the names of their business imprinted into a sidewalk which led from the old Garland School to Fair Park.

A portion of those squares were removed in 1995 for use in this new sidewalk at the train depot.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceRailroads & Streetcars.
 
Location. 33° 40.132′ N, 93° 35.55′ W. Marker is in Hope, Arkansas, in Hempstead County. Marker is on West Division Street just west of South Main Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hope AR 71801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Catalpa Tree (a few steps from this marker); Mail Pole (within shouting distance of this marker); President William Jefferson Clinton (within shouting distance of this marker); Railroad Inspection Car (within shouting distance of this marker); "I Still Believe In A Place Called Hope" (approx. ¼ mile away); William Jefferson Clinton
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By TeamOHE, May 6, 2020
2. Merchants Of Hope Marker
(approx. ¼ mile away); Boyhood Home Of Bill Clinton (approx. 0.9 miles away); Skirmishes at Prairie D'Ane (approx. 13.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hope.
 
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By TeamOHE, May 6, 2020
3. Merchants Of Hope Marker
Merchants Of Hope Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 6, 2020
4. Merchants Of Hope Marker
Merchants Of Hope Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 6, 2020
5. Merchants Of Hope Marker
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By TeamOHE, May 6, 2020
6. Merchants Of Hope Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 23 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 6, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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