Arkansas War memorial (Old State Capitol)

Arkansas War memorial (Old State Capitol) Little Rock

Stock #: 211923
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Little Rock
State: Arkansas (AR)
County: Pulaski
Publisher: MWM
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The Arkansas War Memorial Building on West Markham Street was the State Capitol until 1911. The building was started in 1833 and completed in 1843 at a cost of $125,000.00. The first state legislature met here in 1836, prior to the completion ofo the building. By a legislative resolution in 1921, it became a War Memorial, recognized as one of the most beautiful ante bellum structures in the South