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101 citizens naturalized at Old State House Museum

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Tuesday, July 26, 2016

More than 100 Arkansas residents representing 37 countries swore an Oath of Allegiance and became U.S. citizens during a special naturalization ceremony at the Old State House Museum on Tuesday, J ... Read More

USS Arkansas: From Battleship to Shipwreck

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Monday, July 25, 2016

The USS Arkansas (BB-33) battleship was touted at the time of its launch in 1911 as being one of the largest battleships in U.S. history. The Wyoming-class dreadnaught battleship w ... Read More

Sharecropping in Arkansas

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Tenant farming and sharecropping became increasingly common after the Civil War, as white plantation owners who previously used slaves to work their fields turned to new ways to tend the cro ... Read More