Arkansas phone booth is first of its kind to make National Register of Historic Places

Prairie Grove 1959 phone site put on national list

Posted: November 20, 2015 at 5:45 a.m.

Prairie Grove teenagers Mason McCourt (left) and Blake Williams use the telephone booth on U.S. 62 in Prairie Grove in April, when the booth was first nominated to the National Register of Historic Places.
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Prairie Grove teenagers Mason McCourt (left) and Blake Williams use the telephone booth on U.S. 62 in Prairie Grove in April, when the booth was first nominated to the National Register of Historic Places.

A telephone booth in Prairie Grove has become the first structure of its kind to be listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

A map showing the site of a phone booth in Prairie Grove.

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