Battle Colors of Arkansas – Old State House MuseumNovember 13, 2012
Battle Colors of Arkansas is an exhibit at the Old State House Museum in Little Rock detailing the civil war and the influence Arkansas had on it for both sides. There are several artifacts from the time period including equipment of soldiers from both Union and Confederate forces and flags from both sides as well. There are even some new exhibits recently acquired that are sure to amaze and pique the interest of all viewers.
This is an educational experience for people of all ages and anyone interested in the history of Arkansas or the civil war will be entertained. Thanks to grants and private donations there will be two flags never seen before debuted at this exhibit in Little Rock. The exhibit is running through February 2013 so there is plenty of time to catch this amazing display of history and local culture. Come see how Arkansas played an integral role for both sides of the conflict that was one of the most influential events in American history!