Photo of the Month Archive

Fishback School

Fishback School

Fishback School was established in 1885 as Washington County (Arkansas) School District 68. At that time, the school was about two miles southeast of Springdale . . .

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Eaton Family

Eaton Family

Elbie and Lillian Eaton family at the Boston (Madison County) school and church, early 1940s . . .

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Picking Beans

Picking Beans

Picking beans at the McGarrah farm near Siloam Springs (Benton County), July 1, 1955. Standing, from left: Mrs. Bob Anderson, Bob Anderson, Geneva McGarrah Bauer, unidentified, Tom Anderson, Tom...

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J. A. Steele General Store

J. A. Steele General Store

Joseph Albert Steele (1866–1931), a lifelong resident of Elm Springs (Benton County), was a storekeeper and buyer and seller of local farm products. In the May 6, 1917, issue of the Egg Reporter...

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Henbest Sisters

Henbest Sisters

Seven daughters of John and Susan Henbest posed for this portrait around the year 1900. The Henbest family lived on a farm near Mount Comfort . . .

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Parthenon

Parthenon

The group stands next to a school bus for the Parthenon Consolidate School District. Elmer Casey, who taught at Parthenon . . .

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Wadsworth Building

Wadsworth Building

Corner of Spring and Mountain streets, Eureka Springs, circa 1900. The occasion is unknown. At the time of the photo, the building was occupied by . . .

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Sarah Morton

Sarah Morton

According to the 1910 census, Fayetteville resident Sarah Morton was born in 1855 in Tennessee. Her occupation in 1910 is listed as . . .

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Stokenbury Home

Stokenbury Home

Robert Henry Stokenbury and Lydia Johnson Stokenbury of Elkins (Washington County) stand with their children . . .

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Mustain Family

Mustain Family

Thomas and Matilda Burnett Mustain family at their home near the Silent Grove community (Benton County), circa 1910. . . .

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Pumping Water

Pumping Water

Tom Farish and an identified worker at a irrigation pond in Lowell (Benton County), July 1946. . . .

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Frisco Coaling Tower

Frisco Coaling Tower

Frisco Railroad coaling tower at Fayette Junction, a switchyard that was located in present-day south Fayetteville . . .

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Highway 12 Bridge

Highway 12 Bridge

Bobby Smitherman (from left), with Debbie, Greg, and Mike Mohney, take a look at the new Highway 12 bridge spanning . . .

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