Judge Isaac C. Parker

This week's Record of the Week is a land patent from September 1, 1874, which conveyed a modest 13.06 acres to Isaac C. Parker. Avid readers of the ROTW may remember Parker from our 2018 story on Fort Smith, Arkansas. Read more on ArcGIS Story Maps.

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Land Patent
This patent shows Parker purchased the land under the Land Act of 1820.