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Hot Springs in Garland County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Site of the State Capitol of Arkansas

 
 
Site of State Capital of Arkansas Marker image. Click for full size.
By George Pohle, August 28, 2018
1. Site of State Capital of Arkansas Marker
Inscription.
Site of
The State Capitol of Arkansas
July 2-14-1862
When Federal troops
advanced on Little Rock,
Governor Henry Massie Rector
moved his staff and records here.

Erected by the Garland County Association
of the
Arkansas State Pioneers

 
Erected by Garland County Association of the Arkansas State Pioneers.
 
Location. 34° 30.912′ N, 93° 3.201′ W. Marker is in Hot Springs, Arkansas, in Garland County. Marker is on Central Avenue (State Highway 7) 0.1 miles north of Mountain Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 322 Central Ave, Hot Springs National Park AR 71901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hot Springs (within shouting distance of this marker); 308 (within shouting distance of this marker); 304 (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio and Southern Clubs (within shouting distance of this marker); Fordyce Bathhouse (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Quapaw Bathhouse (about 700 feet away); Ozark Bathhouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of the Founding Convention Assemblies of God April 2-12, 1914 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hot Springs.
 
Also see . . .  Hot Springs National Park. National Park Service (Submitted on August 29, 2018.) 
 
Categories. PoliticsWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2018, by George Pohle of Coconut Creek, Florida. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on August 28, 2018, by George Pohle of Coconut Creek, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
 
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