Former nypd detective and photographer john botte shows a unique view of a pivotal moment in history. It was incorporated in 1921 and named calion after the first three letters of calhoun county and the final three letters of union county. Find local calion ar aarp programs and information. If you are looking for our manuscript collections, see the. Native american artifacts of the prehistoric eraincluding koroa and prehistoric caddo have been discovered across the river from calion in southern calhoun county. Lawrence county residents, natives, and their ancestors are a vital piece in the puzzle of arkansas history. Charles pepper was a resident of calion, arkansas at the time of passing.
Calion is a city in the us state of arkansas this short article about a place or feature in the united states can be made longer. A reminiscent history of the ozark region arkansas and missouri 1894. Arkansas history the history of arkansas state the us50. Additional information is available at or by contacting edwin r thomas jr at 870 7482411. They were followed by the mound builders, who received their name from the mounds they constructed, apparently for ceremonial purposes. The commonplace book of the mercurius aulicus, a reactionary tory. Highway 167 spanning the ouachita river at calion union county, looking northwest. Discover the most important events in arkansas history, and its culture and the communities throughout time. List of books and articles about arkansas history online. Biographical and historical memoirs of union county, arkansas book on cd. Charles pepper passed away on february 28, 2020 in calion, arkansas. History on the southwest trail by mary medearis, a country year. Paperback jelly roll, a small community of african americans living in company housing outside the calion lumber company in calion, arkansas, is the subject of this classic arkansas ethnography written by charles e.
Calion area historical tornado activity is slightly below arkansas state average. The town grew around the ouachita river lock and dam, completed by the u. Calion, arkansas simple english wikipedia, the free. Headquartered at the arkansas state library, the arkansas center for the book exists to encourage reading, writing, and literacy in arkansas, and to protect the rich literary history of arkansas. Guide to union county, arkansas ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records. Jelly roll, a small community of african americans living in company housing outside the calion lumber company in calion, arkansas, is the subject of this ethnographic study written by charles e. A black neighborhood in a southern mill town on jstor. In addition to being the original hardest working man in show business, jackie was also known as the black elvis presley. Department of history old main 416 university of arkansas fayetteville, ar 72701. Choose from 500 different sets of arkansas history flashcards on quizlet.
Browse photos, see new properties, get open house info, and research neighborhoods on trulia. Calion, arkansas is the,727th largest city in the united states as of 2018. Calion ar white pages, phone book, 411 people search directory. The africanamerican neighborhood of jelly roll in calion was the subject of an anthropological study. Charles pepper was born on monday, september 05, 1927 and passed away on friday, february 28, 2020.
Whitepages is the largest and most trusted online phone book and directory. The arkansas state archives houses approximately,000 cubic feet of state records and manuscript collections pertaining to the history of arkansas and its. Arkansas is the nations leading producer of rice and poultry and grows nearly every crop produced in the united states with the exception of citrus fruits. Forms for pleadings and practice in the state of arkansas jefferson city, mo. The arkansas center for the book was established in 2000 and is an affiliate of the center for the book in the library of congress in washington, d.
Calion white pages phone books in arkansas ar whitepages. Buy calion, arkansas rustic handmade vintage distressed wooden us flag sign 5. Death record and obituary for robert doyle walker from calion, arkansas. Originally published in 1986, jelly roll combines thomass unique perspective as both an academician and the grandson of the sawmill.
Get to know the real possibility of aarp in calion. Calion is a secondclass city in the northern part of union county, on highway 167 and on the south bank of the ouachita river. A bill to designate the calion lock and dam located on the ouachita river, near calion, arkansas, as the h. Calion is a secondclass city in union county, arkansas, united states. Union county, arkansas genealogy genealogy familysearch wiki. Learn arkansas history with free interactive flashcards. Courtesy of library of congress prints and photographs division. From evidence left in mounds and bluffs, including pottery and stone implements, we know that people have been living in the region that is now arkansas for thousands of years.
See the following pages for additional arkansas items. An informative and historical overview of union county, arkansas with 61 pages including 84 family biographies plus 54 different union county communities on 4 different maps. Calion, ar white pages directory assistance people search 411 just got a lot more direct. In this book, you will see how life evolved from the early days of the county to the present, meeting the people, families and communities that have played a major role in the development of lawrence county. Hopefully, this book, jackie wilson the black king of rock n roll, will bring muchdeserved attention to this marvelous talent and become a catalyst for more comprehensive projects in the future. The city is known principally as a timber industry center, although increasing emphasis is being placed on tourism opportunities associated with lake calion. Even with just partial information like a name, but no town, we can fill in the blanks with the rest to find the local phone number from our calion white page directory. Nov 25, 2009 aktiv gebaeudereinigung gmb esb elektroakustik gmbh 101 computing, inc 25 j st, lp 14 dock drive inc 1884 murry house, the 21st century business. Which added to all of the information my teacher, dr. Charles e thomas jelly roll, a small community of african americans living in company housing outside the calion lumber company in calion, arkansas, is the subject of this ethnographic study written by charles e. An informative and historical overview of union county, arkansas with 61.
Our online catalog of books, ernie deane photographs, and other materials can be accessed here. Calion localizase a aproximadamente 62 3 m acima do nivel do mar. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. My wife grew up in calion arkansas in the 40s and 50s. Thomas, an anthropologist whose family owned the mill. Union county arkansas genealogy, history, maps with eldorado.
History early history to statehood a people known as the bluff dwellers, who inhabited caves, probably lived in the arkansas area before 500. Call or write congress react to this bill with an emoji. The africanamerican neighborhood of jelly roll in calion was the subject of an anthropological study published in 1986. Send flowers opens send flowers url in a new window. Calion, arkansas, burl derek bulldog russell, age 42, passed away on sunday, february 27, 2011 at the university of arkansas for medical sciences. Call or write congress add to list react to this bill with an emoji.
Buy this book in print summary jelly roll, a small community of african americans living in company housing outside the calion lumber company in calion, arkansas, is the subject of this ethnographic study written by charles e. Jelly roll, a small community of african americans living in company housing outside the calion lumber company in calion, arkansas, is the subject of this classic arkansas ethnography written by charles e. The ancestors of the indians were first to inhabit the region. A really good book that tells of arkansas history in a brief form but enough to wet my interest so much that i researched more detailed information through the internet.1199 1366 360 111 336 1268 945 1050 181 922 1337 148 734 1269 984 298 879 645 162 1467 14 1132 283 1111 570 565 1441 1280 603 753 380 1081 94