Bentonville, Arkansas (Images of America Series)

Bentonville, Arkansas (Images of America Series)

by Monte Harris


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738587240
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 03/15/2011
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 822,400
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Monte Harris is a fifth-generation citizen of Benton County. Whether on the job at the Rogers Historical Museum or on her own time, she enjoys collecting, investigating, documenting, and sharing Arkansas history. Images of America: Bentonville presents a unique perspective of Bentonville with carefully selected images and detailed captions and provides a quick and easy history for all readers.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

1 Early Bentonville (1837-1865) 9

2 Starting over after the Civil War (1866-1880) 23

3 The Building Boom (1881-1890) 33

4 The Apple Years (1891-1920) 55

5 A Time of Economic Challenges (1921-1950) 75

6 Walmart leads the Way (1951-1990) 103

7 Today and Beyond (1991-2010) 113

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