Bicentennial Special Edition Rifle

In honor of Fort Smith’s 200th Anniversary, Wellington LTD, in collaboration with renowned artist Michael Haynes is proud to present this family heirloom as a tribute to the people and history of Fort Smith.  Built on a Henry .44 cal. lever action rifle, this is a piece of art for the collector and history enthusiast!

Only 50 will ever be produced. Each is individually numbered and comes with a Certificate of Authenticity. Reservations are accepted in the order in which they are received. For more information, please go online to purchase at the link below.

Official Bicentennial Commemorative Book

Now available for purchase!

Two hundred years in the making, 2018 will mark the bicentennial of one of the oldest cities in the country. To help celebrate this historic event, the City of Fort Smith is publishing Bridging Borders and Time—A Bicentennial Portrait of Fort Smith. In the pages of this 248-page limited-edition coffee-table book, stunning new photography will capture the bustling Fort Smith of today and rare historic photos will chronicle the drama-filled past on the doorstep of the American West.

Fort Smith Comes Alive. Nationally prominent photographers show you corners of Fort Smith you love and perhaps even places and events you never knew about. From neighborhoods and downtown to recreation and natural resources to delightful gems off the beaten path, Fort Smith will come alive in the pages of Bridging Borders and Time. 

Bridging Borders and Time will tell our story—past and present—and offer a glimpse of the future. This is the one book to have on your coffee table.


The Fort Smith Museum of History
320 Rogers Avenue
TuesdaySaturday (10am-5pm)

Miss Laura’s Convention and Visitors Bureau
2 North B Street
Monday – Saturday (9am-4pm)
or Sunday1-4:30 pm.


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