The college owed $68,000 on the property and had debts totaling $80,000. The situation had gotten so bad that the bank repossessed the college property.
One of the key leaders in Arkansas education was Arch Ford, the former state education commissioner.
She left behind an immeasurable legacy in the city, including the thousands of students who are able to attend Little Rock public schools today.
In 1927, Mann and Stern was awarded the ambitious project of designing the new Little Rock High School. It was to become the largest high school in the state.
Many ancient societies had systems of learning, and children have been learning from parents from times long since past.
American explorer Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville, a Frenchmen by birth, eventually made Arkansas his home.
By Kenneth BridgesFor The Arkadelphian Sen. Robert Johnson was once one of Arkansas’s most powerful politicians. In a time when the nation was pulling itself apart, Johnson became one of those men […]