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CURATOR JOSH WILLIAMS PRESENTS A VIRTUAL TOUR OF Old Washington, Arkansas

If you attended the January presentation by Josh Williams, Curator at Historic Washington State Park, you were introduced to an entire town that is now an Arkansas State Park. Washington, Arkansas was founded in 1824 and became a significant town in southwest Arkansas. From the forging of the bowie knife to becoming the Confederate State Capital, from famous local artisans to an all-women city council in the 1930s, Washington has been a microcosm of the American experience