Monroe County is situated on some of the richest soil in the Arkansas Delta region and has supported an agrarian culture for more than two centuries. The initial survey point of the Louisiana Purchase lies here in a black-water swamp, marking the origin of nearly every township boundary and property line in 15 states. The Great Flood of 1927 devastated the county, destroying vast acres of farmland and displacing thousands of families. Monroe County is home to two large wildlife management areas, including the Cache River ...

Monroe County 2009, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738568218

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Monroe County 2009, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531644895