Eudora Under the Hill
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
N 33° 06.309 W 091° 15.648
15S E 662285 N 3664289
Quick Description: This historical marker is located on Lee Street in Eudora, Arkansas. It was placed by the Chicot County Historical Society in 1986.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 4/5/2010 2:55:25 PM
Waymark Code: WM8HKZ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member *TnT*
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Long Description:
The marker text reads as follows:

"Site of the Eudora settlement's first business district. After a ferry across Bayou Macon was established in 1846, Cariola Landing was accessible to Arkansas Communities to the west and Louisiana towns to the south. Merchants built stores along the road to the ferry, about a half a mile from Mount Carmel community, under the hill. By 1890s a number of stores were in operation including a black merchant, a doctor's office and the post office which had been moved from Carmel. The community thrived until the early 1900s when businesses began moving to Eudora Township on the hill."
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History of Marker: Not listed

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