Zeb Ward

Zeb Ward, one of the founders of the Mountain Valley Spring Water Company in 1883. He was also lessee of the Arkansas State Penitentiary from 1872 to 1882, owner-developer of the Little Rock waterworks system, and president of the Little Rock and Mississippi Railroad.

Portrait painting of solemn older white man with short curly hair and a trimmed beard wearing a suit and bow tie

Courtesy of the Arkansas State Archives