Lonoke Landmarks - Lonoke AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 34° 47.133 W 091° 53.988
15S E 600658 N 3849813
Quick Description: An oddly-punctuated historic marker lists the local landmarks at the courthouse in Lonoke AR.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 3/19/2015 11:47:24 AM
Waymark Code: WMNHR2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Where's George
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Long Description:
It's nice to list the local sites -- it's better to present them in a way that makes sense.

The marker reads as follows:


Joseph Taylor Robinson home – 204 NE front Street.
Practiced law in Lonoke 1893 to 1912
US Congressman – 1902-1913
Governor of Arkansas – January-March 1913,
U.S. Senator 1913-1937. Lonoke was named for a lone oak tree, surveyors landmark for Memphis-Little Rock Railroad – 1858. The tree grew at 106 McKinley. Eberts field, US signal Corps Aviation Training School on 640 acres Hwy 89N, donated by citizens, was named for Lt. M.M Eberts, aviator killed – 1917."
Link to Marker: [Web Link]

History of Marker: Not listed

Additional Parking: Not Listed

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