Hot Springs, Driver Training 1959 [View 1] [graphic] / Ernie Deane [photographer]. 1959.


Hot Springs, Driver Training 1959 [View 1] [graphic] / Ernie Deane [photographer]. 1959.

Negative taken for August 26, 1959, Arkansas Gazette article "Driver Training Is Community Affair," B1:2. Cy Shepherd teaches driver education to Tommy Callahan in Hot Springs, Garland County, Arkansas. The Garland County Safety Council arranged for Shepherd and several others to take a course in automobile driver instruction at Arkansas State Teachers College in Conway, Faulkner County, Arkansas, and then to begin teaching local teenagers. A Hot Springs car dealer, Chitwood Motor Company, provided the dual control car, and another local business provided the gasoline. This course is part of the Safety Council's long range program to make life safer on the streets and highways of Garland County.

1 negative : b&w ; 6 x 6 cm. (2 x 2 in.)


SNAC Resource ID: 7633923

Arkansas History Commission

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Arkansas History Commission (corporateBody)

The Arkansas History Commission was created by the General Assembly in 1905. Inspired and guided during its early years by John Hugh Reynolds, the commission is the official archives of the state, responsible for collecting and preserving the source materials of the history of Arkansas. From the description of Arkansas History Commission records, 1905-1984 [microform]. (Arkansas History Commission). WorldCat record id: 244818119 ...

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Ernest Cecil "Ernie" Deane (1911-1991) was an Arkansas native, journalist, soldier, teacher, folklorist and historian. He is best known as the writer of the original Arkansas Traveler (1956-1965) newspaper column in the Arkansas Gazette for which most of the negatives in this collection were made. From the description of Markers and Monuments, Border Markers - Arkansas-Oklahoma line, Milepost #119 near Foreman, Arkansas, November, 1960 [View 1] [graphic] / Ernie Deane [photographer]....