Login

ADVERTISEMENT

Forgotten North Little Rock graveyard earns a fan

Advocate now leading effort to dig up its history, restore neglected grounds

photo.caption|escapejs

Photographs by Mitchell PE Masilun

Kristal Clark talks Wednesday about some of the people buried in Thomas Cemetery, established in 1880 in North Little Rock’s Levy area.

Walking through the long-neglected, 1880 Thomas Cemetery in North Little Rock's Levy area, Kristal Clark gestured toward an area that lacked any grave markers, despite the hundreds of dead interred there.

photo

Vandalized headstones are among the problems at historic Thomas Cemetery in North Little Rock. + Enlarge

This story is only available from the Arkansas Online archives. Stories can be purchased individually for $2.95. Click here to search for this story in the archives.

Log in to comment