James Volney Walker seated between John Collin Messie and Charles A. Watson. Walker graduated in 1877 from the University of Arkansas (known at that time as Arkansas Industrial University). He became a prominent lawyer in Northwest Arkansas.
On verso: Walker, James Volney (center), Messie, John Collin (left), Watson, Charles A. (right), J.C. Massie '77, J. Vol Walker '77, C.A. Watson '77.