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Henri de Tonti, called the “father of Arkansas” for his role in establishing the first permanent European settlement, the Poste aux Arkansas (or Arkansas Post) (Arkansas County); circa 1686.
Portrait by Ben Brantly (1935), courtesy of the Arkansas History Commission


Maya Angelou
Richard Ewing "Dick" Powell
William Grant Still
Louis Freund
Dee Brown
Claybrook Tigers Baseball Team
Mary Lewis
Charles L. Thompson Caricature
Leon Albert Niehues basket
Scott Joplin
Ozark Folk Center State Park
Sling Blade
Louis Jordan
Ronnie Hawkins
Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Patsy Montana
"Sonny Boy" Williamson - “Fattening Frogs for Snakes”
Frank "Son" Seals
Jimmy Driftwood - “The Battle of New Orleans”
"Big Bill" Broonzy
Thorncrown Chapel
"Fent" Noland
Point of Grace
“Sweet Home Chicago” Performed by Robert Lockwood Jr.
 
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