Brief History of Fayetteville Arkansas, A by Charles Y. Alison

By Charles Y. Alison

initially a small city known as Washington Courthouse, Fayetteville bloomed into one among Arkansas’s biggest towns. the city prospered in the course of its first twenty years, until eventually it suffered decimation in the course of the Civil warfare as troops moved through the quarter. In 1871, Fayetteville effectively bid to be domestic to the collage of Arkansas, the state’s first public college. at the present time, town represents a cultural convergence, with remnants of ancient trails corresponding to the army highway among St. Louis and castle Smith and the path of Tears. writer and historian Charlie Alison info pivotal occasions that formed the city.

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