Phillips County Courthouse - Helena, AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil
N 34° 31.747 W 090° 35.161
15S E 721558 N 3823471
Quick Description: Arkansas Centennial/History Committee Historical Marker at the Phillips County Court House, noting that this was the first county seat here (and still is). Located at 620 Cherry St, Helena, AR.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 5/14/2014 9:27:18 AM
Waymark Code: WMKQ14
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member arkansas stickerdude
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Long Description:
The marker has identical text on both faces, with "No. 115" at the top, and it says:

The first county seat of Phillips County was ordered, in the act of 1820 which created the county, to be located in the town of Monticello, which place has since been identified as the original name of the present town of Helena.

1836 Arkansas Centennial Comm. Arkansas History Comm. 1936
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