• Rifle Regiment arriving at Belle Point, 1817. Artwork by Michael Haynes

    Fort Smith

    National Historic Site AR,OK

There are park alerts in effect.
show Alerts »
  • Road Construction I-540

    Traveling West on I-40? To avoid construction delays, do not take Exit 7 (I-540 S). Stay on I-40 west and take Exit 1 Dora. Stay on Hwy 64D for 6 miles and follow signs to Fort Smith. After crossing over the river, turn right on 4th ST & right on Garland. More »

Commissary: North View in Winter

stark winter scene of Commissary

To view a larger image of the postcard in a new window, click here.

The retaining wall in the foreground is on the north side of the building. A staircase on the left leads up to the second floor of the Commissary which at the time this picture was taken, was probably used as a museum.

To view additional postcards of the Commissary, click on the small icons on the right hand side.

To return to the main Commissary Postcard page, click here.

To return to main Postcards of Fort Smith page, click here.

Did You Know?

Parker seated at his bench in 6th Street courtroom

The only known image of Judge Parker in his courtroom is this one from the federal courthouse on Sixth Street which dates from the 1890s. There are no photographs of the courtroom located in the former military barracks.