Arkansas Post in Arkansas County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
The Post of Arkansas
The footprints of many were pressed into this earth - some merely passed this way - others stayed their paths crossed at the Post of Arkansas.
Indians, Europeans and Americans all walked here. Explorers and soldiers, priests and outlaws, traders and trappers - they came as wayfarers or as new colonists seeking new homes and lives.
Erected by National Park Service, Department of Interior.
Location. 34° 1.064′ N, 91° 20.805′ W. Marker is in Arkansas Post, Arkansas, in Arkansas County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Post Road and State Route 169, on the right when traveling south on Old Post Road. Located just northwest of the visitors center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1741 Old Post Road, Gillett AR 72055, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The European Settlement (within shouting distance of this marker); Stone from Ruins of Old Bank The Post under Spain (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The French Period (about 300 feet away); Republican France (about 500 feet away); Edge of Empires (about 600 feet away); The Colbert Raid (about 600 feet away); The American Era (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arkansas Post.
Categories. • Native Americans • Natural Features • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels •
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 128 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 18, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.