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Billingsly - Sudsbury Family reunion.
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Billingsly - Sudsberry family reunion. See vol 91 no 24 for names of each person. 1911. 1911
Identification of Billingsly - Sudsbury familys.
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Identification of the above, No 19. The Billingsly and Sudsbury family reunion. 1911
Mr. and Mrs. Sid Cole and Grand Daughter.
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Mr. & Mrs. Sid Cole and Grand Daughter. The Coles operated various businesses in Prescott from early 1900 through the 1940's. 1940s
First medical helicopter in Nevada County.
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The very first medical helicopter landing at Nevada County Hospital. May of 1985. 1985
Counselor Campbell Billingsley and wife Julia.
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Counselor Campbell Billingsley and wife Julia Benson (Harrison) Billingsley. See vol 90 no 24a for written names. 1900s
Counselor Campbell Billingsley and wife Julia.
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Counselor Campbell Billingsley and wife Julia Benson (Harrison) Billingsley. Also see vol 90 no 24 and vol 90 no24a for written names. 1900s
Counselor Campbell Billingsley and wife Julia's names.
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Identification of above photos. Vol 90 no 23 and 24. 1900s
Prescott Gymnasium corner of West Elm and 2nd.
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The Prescott Gymnasium, located at corner of West Elm and 3rd St. One of the finest gyms in Arkansas in it's day. The Harlem Globe Trotters, Lewis & Norwood Flyers and other professional teams played here. Built by WPA in 1935 & 1936. Destroyed by termites in the 1950's. 1940s
Bollingsley and Sudsbury reunion.
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Another photo from the Billingsley - Sudsbury Family Reunion. See vol 90 no 22 also vol 91 no 19 and 24 for more information. 1911
Sudsbury and Billingsley reunion. Ellis T. Sudsbury Family.
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Identification of Vol - 90 - No 21 (photo above) is: Ellis T. Sudsbury and wife Ella Fredona Billingsley Sudsbury And children. Top row: Roy and Zelma. Middle row: Verda and Ruth. Bottom row: Cam and Fay. 1911
Ox drawn log wagon from north of town.
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Log being hauled by ox teams from north of town. See vol 90 no 20 also. 1900s
Ox drawn log wagon from north of town.
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Same as 90 - No 19 closer view. 1900s
Street scene of West Main, 1900.
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1900 view of West Main St. looking West from rail road crossing. 1900
Prescott's first football team. Coach Adam Guthrie Sr., 1911.
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Prescott's very first High School Football Team, 1911. Mr. Adam Guthrie Sr. was the coach. The photo you are seeing is a news paper clipping from 1954. 1911
Sutton High School, 1914.
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Sutton School, 1914. 1914
Willow Oak Acres Tennessee Walking Horse Stables.
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Willow Oak Acres, Nationally Known Tennessee Walking Horse Stable during 1940's and 1950's. Located on Highway 24 west on the left across the Inter-state Hwy. 1940s
First concrete pour on Narrows Dam.
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Very first concrete being poured in construction of Narrows Dam. See vol 99 no 24 and 23 also. 1950s
First concrete being poured on Narrows Dam.
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First concrete to be poured in construction of Narrows Dam. See vol 99 no 24a and 23 also. 1950s
First concrete pour on Narrows Dam.
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These pictures show the very first concrete being poured during the construction of Narrows Dam on the Little Missouri River. 1950's. 1950s
Last passenger train from Prescott, Sept. 1972.
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Centenial Celebration excursion train. These were the last passengers to board any train at this depot. Sept. 1972. 1972
U. S. Post Office before tree removal.
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December 1988. Post Office Building before trees were removed for parking. 1988
The Greeson Opera House.
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Another view of the Greeson Opera House located at the corner of West Main & 1st Street. Seating for 1,000 people. 1900s
Lee Montgomery Dept. Store.
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Interior of Lee Montgomery Dept. Store, 1920's. Located at corner of West Elm & 1st Street. 1920s
Military Manuevers around Prescott High School.
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During the 1941 Military Manuevers held all over South Arkansas the local High School was used as a base Hospital. Note the tents and temporary barracks in the upper left of picture. Approximately 1,000 men were in this unit. 1940s
P&NW Train wreck.
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Fatal train wreck on the P&NW Railroad. The engineer was killed and several others injured. Also see vol 92 no 3, 2 and 0 for more info. 1918
P&NW Train wreck.
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P&NW Fatal train wreck. Engineer killed and several injured. Cause of wreck is unknown. See vol 92 no 4, 2 and 0 for more info. 1918
Train wreck.
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1918 fatal train wreck of P&NW Railroad, several injured. Cause of accident is unknown. 1918
Fatal train wreck.
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All are pictures of a fatal wreck on the P & NW Rail Road. Cause of wreck unknown. The engineer was killed and several others injured. 1918.Also see vol 92 no 4, 3 and 2 for more info. 1918
History of P&NW Railroad.
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Brief history of the P&NW Rail Road:
Prescott and Northwestern Railroad Co.
October 16, 1890 Organized.
R. L. Powers, President named president on October 16, 1890
W. B. Waller named president on Jan. 2, 1892
Benj. Whitaker named president on Jan. 25, 1892
W. N. Bemis named president March 27, 1893
J. R. Bemis named president on June 6, 1935
Reorganization as The Prescott and Northwestern Railroad Company on January 20,1892. Extention of line to Belton was made after reorganization.
Payroll for year of 1951 was $76,832.00 1950s
Avery's Cafe on East Main St.
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Interior of Avery's Cafe on East 1st Street. Mr. Alex Avery, Mr. Drewery Avery and unknown customer are pictured. 1910s
P&NW passenger and mail car.
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Combination passenger and mail car used by P&NW during the 1930's and 1940's. 1930s
P&NW Engine 'B. F. Smith'.
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Engine "B. F. Smith" used maby years on the P&NW 1930s
Nevada County Officials.
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County officials, 1940's. Back Row L to R. Owen Watters, Treasurer, John Jarvis, Clerk, Basil Munn. Front Row L to R. Brad Bright, Sheriff, Carl Mitchell, Judge and H. L. Vandiver, Chief Deputy Sheriff. 1940
Laneburg High School ciera.
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Pupils of Laneburg High School ciera 1927. 1927
Prescott High School Band.
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1936 Prescott High School Band. 1936
Taxi cab stand.
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West 1st Street, looking north from Elm St. about 1920. Note small building left center. This was a Taxi Cab stand. 1920
J. M. Pittman home.
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The J. M. Pittman home, located on the corner of East Ross St. and East Second South. At the current location of Central Baptist Church parking lot. 1920s
Knights of The Orient Social Club.
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In the same year, 1890, that Prescott Hardware Company was formed in Prescott, this picture of the Knights of the Orient Social Club was taken. Shown standing left to right is Sam Orr, William Fraganzi, Ira McMillan, M. W. Greeson and Captain W. J. Blake . Front Row seated, left to right is R. L. Blakely, Dr. W. C. Wingfield, C. E. Shankle and (cut off in photo) R. P. Arnold. Also see vol 102 no 21. 1890
Knights of The Orient Social Club.
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Front row of same photo as above. Knights of the Orient Social Club. Seated left to right is R. L. Blakely, Dr. W. C. Wingfield, C. E. Shankle and (cut off in photo) R. P. Arnold. Date 1890. Date on photo 1904. Also see vol 102 no 20 for more details. 1904
Prescott Ice Co.
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Prescott Ice Co. operated 1920's &1930's by Smith & Cress. Produced Ice, Ice Cream and for years were the franchise holders of the Eskimo Pie Products. 1920s
J. M. Pittman family.
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The J. M. Pittman family about 1920 or earlier. Founders of Prescott Hardware Co. We have ID's on file. Also see vol 102 no 24a. 1920s
The J. M. Pittman family.
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Another view of the J. M. Pittman Family from around 1920 or earlier. 1920
Waterloo Oil Fields.
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A scene of the Waterloo Oil fields and refinery. 1950s
Prescott Co., Arkansas National Guard.
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Prescott Company, Ark. National Guard early 1900's. Names on prints at upper right. See vol 111 no 11 and 12. 1900s
Arkansas National Guard Roster.
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Roster for upper left. Also see Vol - 111 - no 12 and no 10. 1900s
Nevada County Hardware Co.
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Nevada County Hardware Co. located corner of West Main &West 2nd St. Operated by Dwight & Arthur Westmoreland until about 1934. H. O. Giles was the funeral director along with having full ambulance service. 1920s
West Main St. looking west.
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Another view of West Main St., facing west from the railroad crossing. Note the large trees just two blocks west. 1900s
Roster for Arkansas National Guard.
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Part of Roster for Vol - 111 - no 10 and no 11. 1900s
Junction City Lumber Co.
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The yard and storage shed of Junction City Lumber Co. which was located on Wildcat Road on East side of RR. John A. Davis was owner. Mrs. Anna Birdsong is his grand-daughter. 1910 - 1930. See vol 111 no 5 for another view. 1910s
Junction City Lumber Co.
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The saw mill, left and planer mill, right, of the Junction City Lumber Co. See vol 111 no 6 for another view. 1910s
Methodist Church
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Methodist Church built about 1900. Present building replaced this one at the same location in 1929. 1900s
Grammer School on West Elm St.
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Grammer school located on West Elm between 2nd & 3rd streets. Built early 1900. Second floor was removed about 1920 and building was used as "middle school" until the 1950's. Photos supplied by Jerry McKelvey. 1900s
Bluff City School.
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Bluff City School early 1920's. See vol 117 no 22 and 23. 1920s
Bluff City School.
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Same picture as No 24. See vol 117 no 24 and 23. Photos are from Jerry McKelvey. 1920s
Bluff City School.
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Bluff City School. Caption readable with magnafier. Bluff City pictures from Jerry McKelvey. 1920s
Church and school at Bluff City.
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Old school and church building at Bluff City about 1910. Photo from Jerry McKelvey. See vol 117 no 13, 14 and 17. 1910
Bluff City School.
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Bluff City School 1920's. Photo from Jerry McKelvey. Also see vol 117 no 5, 14 and 17. 1920
Bluff City School.
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Bluff City School 1920's. Same as No 13. Also see vol 117 no 5, 13 and 17. Photos from Jerry McKelvey. 1920s
Bluff City School.
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Another group from Bluff City School 1920's. Bluff City pictures from Jerry McKelvey. All captions are readable with magnafying glass. See vol 117 no 5, 13 and 14. 1920s
Mrs. Norman Whitaker Sr. at Hillcrest.
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Picture made in the back yard of the Norman Whitaker residence on East 5th between Pine & Vine Streets. The lady is Mrs. Norman Whitaker Sr. The huge house in the background is the "Hilcrest", one of Gov. McRae's early homes. Located at the corner of 5th and Pine Streets. none
Court House Square with more horses & wagons than autos.
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The southeast corner of the Court House Square. During the 1930's and earlier there were more horses, mules and wagons than automobiles in Prescott. 1930s
Capt. John Augustus Ansley, C. S. A.
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Captain John Augustus Ansley, 1841 - 1894. CSA Vet and educator. 1890s
Col. and Mrs. Thornton C. S. A.
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Col. and Mrs. Thornton. A CSA Veteran and early merchant along with serving as a city official. 1890s
Bluff City School.
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Bluff City School, pre 1920. Same as No 11. Some captions are legible. Photos from Jerry McKelvey. 1900s
Bluff City School.
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Bluff City School, pre 1920. Same as No 12 Some captions are legible. Photos from Jerry McKelvey. 1900s
Bluff City School.
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Bluff City School, date unknown. Photo from Jerry McKelvey. none
Bluff City School
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Bluff City School, date unknown. Bluff City pictures are from Jerry McKelvey. none
Col. A. M. Ellsworth.
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Col. A. M. Ellsworth, a CSA veteran. Early city and county official. 1890s
Col. George P. Smoot C. S. A.
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Col. George P. Smoote, a CSA veteran and lawyer. An early partner of C. C. Hamby and Gov. McRae. Later moved to Texas. 1828 - 1891. 1880s


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