PARK PLAZA, circa-1965. Its Blass department store has just been completed. The complex had opened in 1960, as the first mall-type shopping venue in Arkansas.
One of many classic mall and retro retail internet sites, the MALL HALL OF FAME is a "Mid-mod Mall Museum", centered on American shopping centers built during the mid-20th century (1946-1979). There are short articles, photos, and at least one physical layout drawing for every mall inducted. Please check your favorite mall articles often as new content is frequently being added.