ARKANSAS SIGHTSEEING: Rockefeller Institute showcases governor’s legacy

Visitors can view a bust of the former governor outside Winthrop Rockefeller Legacy Gallery. (Special to the Democrat-Gazette/Marcia Schnedler)

PETIT JEAN MOUNTAIN — From 1874 until 1980, Arkansas elected only one Republican governor. During successive two-year terms, he espoused more progressive policies than the Democrats he'd defeated.