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Arkansas Sesquicentennial Commission


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Arkansas Sesquicentennial Commission Materials

Identifier: MC 2240
Scope and Content Note

The collection, collected by the Commission's General Manager, Jimmie Thomas, consists of three newsletters of the Arkansas Sesquicentennial Commission; the Commission's final report; and a letter from author Charles Portis to a member of the Commission, declining an invitation to participate in programming.

Dates: 1986

Ruth Polk Patterson Papers

Identifier: MC 903
Scope and Content Note The collection contains manuscript versions of her articles and book and other related material such as grant applications, research notes, and correspondence; papers pertaining to professional organizations and activities such as the Arkansas Commemorative Commission, the Arkansas Sesquicentennial Commission, and the Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History; papers pertaining to a lawsuit filed against the Little Rock School District concerning discriminatory employment...
Dates: 1954-1988

Additional filters:

Arkansas -- Centennial celebrations, etc. 1
Authors -- Arkansas 1
Education -- Arkansas 1
Little Rock (Ark.) 1
Women authors, American -- Arkansas 1