ARKANSAS, AR (25)

The state joined the union on June 15, 1836 – State No 25/50

Capital: Little Rock, AR

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Rock,_Arkansas

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arkansas

Topics I et II usa-states-map - GC 01-01-2016
* TOPIC I: 23 Lafayette outdoor sculptures, statues, busts… in 16 States □ TOPIC II: Around 100 Towns, Counties, Places named for Lafayette in 38 States Synthesis realized by Gérard Charpentier 01-01-2016

TOPIC I (T1) – OUTDOOR SCULPTURES IN ARKANSAS

Statues, Busts, Monuments, Memorials… Historic Parks and Places…

(No outdoor sculptures found)

TOPIC II (T2) – MANY PLACES…

Town, city, village, county, township … may refer or are named for

General Gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette or La Grange, « Home » of Lafayette

Fayetteville, AR

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fayetteville,_Arkansas

– a Town

Lafayette County, AR

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lafayette_County,_Arkansas

Lafayette Township, AR – Lonoke County

A population of 439 

Lafayette Township, AR  – Ouachita County

A population of 5,452.

Lafayette Township, AR  – Scott County

population of 70

Fayette Township,  AR – Calhoun County

A population 0f 557

La Grange, AR

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LaGrange,_Arkansas

– a Town

TOPIC III (T3) – STREETS, ROADS, SQUARES, …

Parks, places, sites …

Little Rock, AR – State Capital

Lafayette avenue, Little Rock, AR

Lafayette Ave.

Fayetteville, AR

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fayetteville,_Arkansas

– Lafayette St.

Van Buren, AR

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Van_Buren,_Arkansas

– Lafayette St.

Stamps, AR

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stamps,_Arkansas

– Lafayette Rd.

Taylor, AR

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taylor,_Arkansas

– Lafayette Rd.

TOPIC IV (T4) – INDOOR OBJECTS, MUSEUMS …

Pictures, busts, Exhibitions …

(No information found)

TOPIC IV (T4) – LAFAYETTE AND FRANCE

THROUGHOUT THE COURSE OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION (1765-1783)

They played a key role in the American Revolution (1765-1783)
and during the American Revolutionary War (1775–1783)

Between 1778 and 1783,
44 177 French soldiers and sailors fought aside the “American Insurgents”,
5 040 gave their lives for their independence.

Between 1776 and 1783, France spent 1.3 billion French pounds. A huge debt for the time that drained the Treasure of the Kingdom.

Road markers, places, objects…

13_colonies Am revol

13 English colonies

(No involvement. The State did not exist in 1765-1783)

Go to the 13 states involved: Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts (South and North), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Virginia.

TOPIC VI (T6) – LAFAYETTE VISIT (August 4 to December 22, 1784)

Road markers, places, objects…

united_states_1783_1803

The United States 1783-1803

(No visit. The State did not exist in 1784)

In 1784, Lafayette visited all the 13 States of America except Georgia, where he enjoyed an enthusiastic welcome.

Go to the States visited: Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts (South and North today Maine), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Virginia).

TOPIC VII (T7) – LAFAYETTE’S FAREWELL TOUR (1824-1825)

Road markers, places, objects…

usa-map-1825

(No visit. The State did not exist in 1824-1825)

Go to the 24 States visited: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine (ex-Massachusetts / North part), Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia. Plus Washington D.C.

 

 

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