The history of Arkansas began millennia ago when humans first crossed into North America. ... After the Civil War Arkansas was a poor rural state based on cotton. Prosperity returned in the 1940s. The state became famous for its political  ...


Part of the land acquired in the Louisiana Purchase, Arkansas became a separate territory in 1819 and achieved statehood in 1836. A slave state, Arkansas.


Kids learn about the history and timeline of the state of Arkansas including early explorers, Native Americans, the Civil War, and Civil Rights.


Information on Arkansas — economy, government, culture, state map and flag, major cities, points of interest, famous residents, state motto, symbols, nicknames,  ...


Feb 2, 2016 ... If you've ever wondered about Arkansas history, there are some pretty interesting facts on how the state came to be.


Arkansas: Geographical and historical treatment of Arkansas, including maps and ... In 1913 the Arkansas state legislature approved a flag design that had been ...


The US50 - Arkansas is a extensive guide to the history and historic events from the state of Arkansas.


Arkansas History Timeline (1819-1861) ..... 1833 Plans for Statehood and State House. While Arkansas struggled to enter the United States, South Carolina ...


Here you can find research sources, search historical records and archival ... The Arkansas State Archives, Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives, and ...