Davy Crockett

Engraving of Davy Crockett by C. Stuart, from original portrait by J. G. Chapman; circa 1839. In 1835, on his way to Texas, former congressman and famous frontiersman Crockett made a stop in Little Rock (Pulaski County), where he was wined and dined by the locals.

illustration of white man in animal skin clothes holding a rifle and waving a hat with a dog on either side of him

Courtesy of Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division