Category Archives: Places

Real New Deal

While researching New Deal-era construction projects for an upcoming photo exhibit, I found that we didn’t have a good historic image of the Haggard Ford swinging bridge north of Harrison. Time to light out for Boone County! My husband, Tom, … Continue reading

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Foreign but Familiar on a Bicycle Built for Two

Not too long ago I was searching our image database for pictures of bicycles—the Old State House Museum down in Little Rock is putting together an upcoming exhibit about Arkansans on bicycles and asked us if we could take a … Continue reading

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Right now I am glowing, I am beaming. I just struck serendipitous gold and I can’t believe it. While talking to our director, Allyn Lord, I spot a partially covered-up something-or-other tucked behind the computer monitor in her office. My … Continue reading

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