Mayor Hartman

(TOP) John Hartman, first mayor of Cave Springs, with his wife Clara.  John had lost his leg at the Battle of Wilson Creek in Missouri during the Civil War.

(BOTTOM) John and Clara Hartman and son Roy. The Hartmans moved to Cave Springs before 1900 from Missouri. John is listed as assistant postmaster on the 1910 census in Cave Springs. The Hartmans had six sons and one daughter when they moved to Arkansas.