Phillips County, part of the Delta Region of Arkansas, was created from land divided from Arkansas County by the Arkansas Territorial Legislature on May 1, 1820. It was named after Sylvannus Phillips, an early settler. The county seat of Helena was named after his daughter.
This map shows the location and founding date of post offices in Phillips County.
Map, 17” x 11”
maps; postal service; post offices
Phillips County (Ark.)
Historical Maps Collection
Arkansas State Archives
Postal Map of Phillips County, Map 0166, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.
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