Photo: Melvin Chrisco House, ca. 1935, 237 Alvin Brown Road, Damascus, AR. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005. Photographed by User:Valis55 (own work), 2015, [cc-by-3.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed October, 2015.
The Van Buren County Courthouse is located at 273 Main Street, Clinton, AR 72031; phone: 501‑745‑4140.
The county was created in 1833 from parts of Conway, Independence and Izard counties.