Historic Washington State Park

The Bowie Knife Dedication as The Official Knife of Arkansas Friday
The Bowie Knife Dedication as The Official Knife of Arkansas Friday
The 92nd General Assembly, in ACT 510, designated the Bowie knife, commonly known as the “Arkansas Toothpick,” as the official knife of the State of Arkansas. The General Assembly also passed, and Governor Asa Hutchinson signed into law ACT 818, which designated Historic Washington, Arkansas, as the “Birthplace of the Bowie Knife, Arkansas Heritage Site” and designated the University of Arkansas H
Arkansas Roots Genealogy 101 Workshop
Arkansas Roots Genealogy 101 Workshop
Learn how to start researching family during a Southwest Arkansas Regional Archives (SARA) workshop from 9AM to noon Saturday, October 13, at the Works Progress Administration Gym at Historic Washington State Park at 100 Morrison St. The Arkansas State Archives, a division of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, will present “Tracing Your Arkansas Roots: Genealogy 101” workshop held by SARA, a bra