FAQs: Historical Records
What is the history of the Arkansas House Chamber? The chamber most recently underwent a restoration in 2018.
When legislators began meeting in the current House chamber in 1911, electric lighting was still a new concept. There was no audio system to help members hear testimony from the floor. The furniture made its way from the Old State House in a wagon less than 24 hours before session began.
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