AHPP Pioneer Program Set for Six Mississippi County Libraries

Arkansas Historic Preservation Program - Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Amy Milliken, education coordinator for the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, a division of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, will present a program on Arkansas pioneers at six Mississippi County libraries during June.

Milliken will present “Arkansas Pioneers: Homes and Ways of Life,” a program on historic Arkansas places related to the early settlers of Arkansas, at the libraries. Milliken will make presentations:

* Monday, June 25, 1:30 p.m. at the Leachville Library at 105 S. Main St. in Leachville and 3 p.m. at the Manila Public Library at 103 S. Dewey St. in Manila

* Tuesday, June 26, 10 a.m. at the Mississippi County Library at 200 N. Fifth St. in Blytheville and 2 p.m. at the Osceola Public Library at 320 W. Hale Ave. in Osceola

* Wednesday, June 26, 1:30 p.m. at the Keiser Library at 112 Main St. in Keiser and 3 p.m. at the Wilson Library at 1 Park St. in Wilson.

For more information, contact Milliken at (501) 324-9880 or [email protected] or Beth Roberts at (870) 476-8999.

The AHPP is the Department of Arkansas Heritage division responsible for identifying, evaluating, registering and preserving the state’s cultural resources. Other divisions are the Arkansas Arts Council, the Delta Cultural Center in Helena, the Old State House Museum, the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission, the Historic Arkansas Museum and the Arkansas State Archives.

Recent Posts


Mosaic Templars Cultural Center Booneville Arkansas Burdette Arkansas Main Street Batesville Monroe County Courthouse Old U.S. Post Office and Customs House Civil Works Administration Paris Arkansas Edgar Monsanto Queeny Saline County Arkansas Main Street Siloam Springs Parker-Hickman Farm Historic District Trail of Tears in Arkansas cemetery preservation free teacher resources Downtown Revitalization Grants Sunken Lands Naturalistic Architecture Pope County Courthouse Forrest City Arkansas Arkansas Humanities Council Skillern House Elias Camp Morris Arkansas Preservation Awards Free Lesson Plan Bogg Springs Arkansas Arkansas Business History Arkansas History Lesson Plans National Historic Landmark Three States Lumber Company Rosenwald Schools Dr. Ruth Hawkins Stearns/Gehring Chapel Cemetery Walks Through History Gothic Revival architecture downtown economic development Pulaski County Courthouse steel window restoration workshop Houston Arkansas News Release Erbie Arkansas Estes-Williams Post #61 American Legion Hut Arkansas State University Heritage Sites Arkansas History Barney Elias House Mississippi County Arkansas New Century Club of Camden Marked Tree Arkansas Centennial Baptist Church American Legion Arkansas Tuberculosis Sanatorium Museum National Register of Historic Camden Public Library Miller County Tolbert Gill Little Rock Fire Station No. 2 Arkansas Design Network Mississippi Main Street Association Rosston Arkansas North Little Rock Arkansas U.S. Forest Service Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission downtown revitalization Craftsman style architecture National Register of Historic Places Let Freedom Ring Roe Arkansas Phillips County Arkansas Main Street Searcy Clarendon Arkansas Pike County Courthouse Madison County Arkansas Kiblah School Monroe County Arkansas Freedom Park Doddridge Arkansas Perry County Arkansas Free Courthouse Poster Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas Marked Tree Lock and Siphons 13th Amendment Classroom Presentation Helena Arkansas Huntsville Commercial Historic District Louisiana Main Street program Prairie County Arkansas Evelyn Gill Walker House Pike County Arkansas Civilian Conservation Corps historic Arkansas properties Delta Cultural Center Booneville Historical Preservation Society Arkansas Railroad History Historic Preservation Alliance Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Ozark Farming Monsanto Chemical Corporation Central High School Neighborhood Historic District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Buffalo National River Cemetery Preservation Library Ouachita County Arkansas Forrest City Cemetery Polk County Arkansas Arkansas Historic Preservation free historic preservation workshop Huntsville Arkansas Main Street Texarkana Flood Control Camden to Washington Road Arkansas African American Civil War History Sandwiching in History Duck Hunting Conway County Library African American education Poinsett County Arkansas Folk Victorian Architecture historic telephone booth Free Cemetery Preservation Workshops Houston Methodist Episcopal Church South Tudor Revival Architecture Bogg Springs Hotel Camden Arkansas Renaissance Revival Architecture 19th Century Road Construction Main Street Arkansas International-Style Architecture County courthouse Restoration Grants Arkansas Register of Historic Places Leake-Ingham Building Newton County Arkansas Abolition of Slavery Benton Arkansas Russellville Arkansas White County Courthouse Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council Historic Preservation Restoration Grants Turner Restoration Morrilton Arkansas Real Estate Transfer Tax Rustic Architecture "Let Freedom Ring" Travel Grants 13th Amendment free history tours Freedmen's Bureau Mississippi County Courthouse Osceola Destination Downtown Conference Art Deco Architecture Mid-Century Modern Architecture Arkansas religious history Henry Koen Office Building Montgomery County Arkansas historic resort communities Main Street Dumas Cumberland Presbyterian Church cemetery preservsation Pope County Arkansas Fayetteville Arkansas Historic County Courthouses slipcover removal grants St. Francis County Historical Society most endangered historic places Main Street Ozark Carlisle Rock Island Railroad Depot Montgomery County Courthouse Burdette Plantation Wingmead Nevada County Arkansas Dionicio Rodriguez historic architecture Little Rock Central High School Main Street Arkansas:Real Estate Transfer Tax