Excerpt from Thomas Nuttall's Diary, Travels Into the Arkansas Territory
Thomas Nuttall was an English-born naturalist who conducted an investigation of Arkansas’s natural resources from 1818 to 1819. His memoir recounts his visits to Arkansas Post, Cadron, and other early Arkansas settlements. While his main subjects were the geographical and natural resources of Arkansas, he included descriptions of the people and culture that were a part of Arkansas Territory.
Excerpt from Thomas Nuttall's diary, Travels into the Arkansas Territory.
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Excerpt from Thomas Nuttall's Diary, Travels Into the Arkansas Territory, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas