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Read, Lessie Stringfellow, 1891-1971


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Good Government League Records

Identifier: MS G591 300-E
Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, lists, notes, legal documents, transcripts of County Court records, and other materials created or received by leaders of the citizens' reform group organized to correct alleged electoral abuses and political corruption in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Dates: 1933-1936

Lessie Stringfellow Read Arkansas Federation of Women's Clubs Records

Identifier: MS R22 233B
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, reports, speeches, bulletins, and other records created or received by Lessie Stringfellow Read of Fayetteville, Ark., who was, at various times, State Chairman of Publicity for the Arkansas Federation of Women's Clubs; Arkansas editor of the General Federation of Women's Clubs' General Federation Magazine, and Publicity Chairman for the GFWC. Most of the records, dated circa 1918-1922, pertain to the...
Dates: 1913-1945

Lessie Stringfellow Read Literary Manuscripts

Identifier: MS R22L 351A
Scope and Contents

Autobiographical sketch of Lessie Stringfellow Read, 2 pages, prepared for "General Federation Personal Sketch File," and text of an article, 4 pages, "Niloak of the Ozarks."

Dates: undated

Margaret Reynold Alluring Arkansas Scrapbook

Identifier: MC 783
Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook containing clippings, notes, photographs, mainly of Reynolds's friends in Fayetteville, particularly the "Spider and Skillet Club" (a group formed for hiking and cookouts.) Includes booklet on Niloak pottery; postcards of the university, Hot Springs, and St. Louis; souvenir viewbook of the university.

Dates: ca 1920-1930

Washington County Historical Society Collection

Identifier: MC 1368
Scope and Content Note The historical papers which comprise Series 1 were maintained to support historical and genealogical research at Headquarters House in Fayetteville, where the society has its offices and a historical museum. The original order of the files has been retained as far as possible, with some adjustments to provide easier access to the materials. There is great variation in the type and quantity of materials in these files, reflecting their existence in a continuing research and publishing...
Dates: circa 1833-1995

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Arkansas -- Politics and government 2
Fayetteville (Ark.) 2
Arkansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Arkansas -- History -- Societies, etc. 1
Business records -- Arkansas 1