... until the Arkansas State Capitol opened in 1912. ... The question of statehood was first raised by ...


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.


Arkansas became the 25th state of the United States on June 15, 1836. Native Americans, known ... Its history since then is rich in achievement and controversy.


May 10, 2018 ... A few years later, when Missouri applied for statehood, it asked for a southern ..... Arkansas Historical Quarterly 71 (Winter 2012): 381–406.


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


Dec 11, 2018 ... Louisiana Purchase through Early Statehood In the fifteen years ..... Arkansas Historical Quarterly 73 (Autumn 2014): 233–267. Boyett, Gene.


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


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


After statehood the leftover area to the west had post offices that continued for some years to use an Arkansas abbreviation in the postmarks, although they were ...