Steven Hanley,Ray Hanley's Arkansas County (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) PDF

By Steven Hanley,Ray Hanley

First verified by means of the French in 1686, Arkansas put up was once the 1st everlasting eu payment within the Mississippi River Valley. It performed a key position within the lengthy fight among France, Spain, and England for keep watch over of the profitable fur exchange. the single conflict of the yank Revolution fought west of the Mississippi happened in Arkansas County. situated within the middle of the Grand Prairie, Stuttgart, one in every of Arkansas County seats, is called the �duck and rice capital of the world.� Bayou Meto and a number of other lakes draw waterfowl to the world every one fall, and geese flocking to Stuttgart allure hunters from around the state. each one November, the neighborhood hosts the realm Championship Duck Calling Contest.

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