Arkansas Post in Arkansas County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
The American Era
The Territorial Secretary Robert Crittendon, acting in the absence of Governor James Miller, presided at the territory's first legislature on July 28 of that year.
The first issue of the Arkansas Gazette was published at the Post on November 20, 1819.
Erected by National Park Service, Department of Interior.
Location. 34° 1.003′ N, 91° 20.914′ W. Marker is in Arkansas Post, Arkansas, in Arkansas County. Marker can be reached from Old Post Road 0.8 miles south of State Route 169. 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. Republican France (within shouting distance of this marker); The Post under Spain (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The French Period (about 400 feet away); Stone from Ruins of Old Bank The European Settlement (about 500 feet away); The Post of Arkansas (about 700 feet away); Edge of Empires (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Colbert Raid (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arkansas Post.
More about this marker. The spelling of Robert Crittendon appears to be incorrect on the marker. It should be Robert Crittenden.
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 117 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 24, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.