Akron Cemetery

Approx. 2 mi. S of Newark on AR 122, Newark, Arkansas

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 4, 2002
Reference number
02001072
Area of significance
Exploration/Settlement
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Site
Historic function
Cemetery
Current function
Cemetery
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1829; 1930

Tags 

19th Century (36,278)
Arkansas (3,535)
Built 1829 (104)
Built during 1820s (1,793)
Cemetery (1,049)
Granite (5,090)
Independence County, Arkansas (53)
Limestone (8,192)
Marble (1,154)
Newark, Arkansas (2)
Private owner (54,397)

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