Arkansas Delta Music Trail: Sounds from the Soil and Soul

In 1935, John L. Handcox joined the Southern Tenant Farmers Union and began writing songs and poetry to rally the group's members. Two years later, Charles Seeger and Sidney Robertson recorded him for the Library of Congress. His songs were later promoted by fellow protest songsters, Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, and Joe Glazer. After disappearing from the public eye for almost forty years, Handcox emerged in the 1980s for the 50th anniversary celebration of the STFU in Memphis.
Get Directions Gas Calculator

The pet-friendly icon Pets Accepted means that any portion or all of the listing accepts pets. Please check with each individual property for rules and regulations.

The handicapped accessible icon Handicap Accessible notates listings that are either partially or fully accessible. Please check with the property or properties you’re interested in for specific information.


Upper Delta

117 Main Street
Tyronza, AR 72386
Facilities & Features:

Things to Do In