The Fort Smith Museum of History will feature the only known image of the first Fort Smith: a watercolor executed by artist Samuel Seymour in 1820. Seymour visited Fort Smith on the return from the 1819-1820 Rocky Mountain Expedition with Major Stephen H. Long, U. S. Army Engineer. View the original Samuel Seymour, December 25-March 31, 2018.
The museum will be open on December 25, 2017 following a 2:00 pm bicentennial program at Belle Point.
On loan courtesy of the Archives of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University.