GETTING TO KNOW THE UNITED STATES ONE STATE AT A TIME
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Welcome to Arkansas! I've never been here and really know nothing about the state...here we go!
In 1803, Arkansas was one of many states included in the Louisiana Purchase (check-out AR historical events post.) It became a territory in 1819 and the 25th state admitted into the Union on June 15, 1836.