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Woman buying a vaccuum cleaner in a Texarkana, Arkansas shop, circa 1925.

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Orson Welles speaking to Bowie Coutny War Loan Drive chairman, James R. Bryant at the Perot Theatre, Texarkana, June 12, 1944. The Fifth War Loan campaign was kicked off in Texarkana by Orson Welles and the Mercury Theatre cast. A radio drama was…

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Parade to open the Fifth War Loan Drive, June 12, 1944. The Fifth War Loan campaign was kicked off in Texarkana by Orson Welles and the Mercury Theatre cast. A radio drama was written by Welles specifically for the event and it was based on…

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Copies of the applications submitted by Texarkana residents to join the Arkansas Pioneers Association. These chapter applications contain genealogical information for many early Texarkana area families. This consists of a few of the applications on…

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Perspective map of Texarkana originally drawn in 1883. This is a cropped image. P-6497

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Train coming into Texarkana's Union Station, circa 1920. P-6524

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Air view of downtown Texarkana, circa 1927. Streets in view include State Line Avenue, Pine, Third and Broad Streets. p-6496C

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View of Broad Street, Texarkana, USA, circa 1900. Note the electrical and telephone lines as well as the various modes of transportation.

1956TXKChamberTour.mp4
1956 tour of Southwest Arkansas and Northwest Louisiana by the Texarkana Chamber of Commerce. Includes downtown views of Lewisvill, Stamps, Waldo, Magnolia and Bradley (Arkansas) as well as views of Haynesville and Plain Dealing (Louisiana). The…

1948txkParade.mp4
1948 Diamond Jubilee Parade: The 75th Birthday of Texarkana USA.
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