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Lemke, W. J. (Walter John), 1891-1968


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Peter Carnahan Notebook

Identifier: MS C21
Scope and Content Note Bound volume of 105 pages, containing: three essays written by Carnahan in 1858, while a student at Cane Hill College, Boonsboro, Arkansas; and 12 "Letters to friends at home during fifteen months absence in Texas for the recovery of my health which failed me entirely and drove me from College in March, 1859." Written between July 13, 1859 and April 25, 1860 and dated from Dallas County, Cedar Hill, Nolands River, and Ellis County, Texas, the letters describe stock cattle and...
Dates: 1858-1860

Ernie Deane Letters

Identifier: MS D344 414
Scope and Content Note

35mm positive microfilm, copied by Arkansas Historical Commission from original negative film produced and owned by Commission, of war-time letters written by U. S. Army officer Ernie Deane, while in military service in the United States and in Europe, to his wife, Lois K. Deane, to his parents, and to University of Arkansas professor of journalism Walter J. Lemke.

Dates: 1941-1946

Edsel Ford Papers

Identifier: MS F75
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, literary manuscripts, scrapbooks, photographs, printed material and other papers of the Arkansas prize winning poet and University of Arkansas Distinguished Alumnus Edsel Ford. Correspondents include Kenneth L. Beaudoin, Thomas Stuart Cleworth, Everett McKinley Dirksen, Beverly Githens Dresbach, Glenn Ward Dresbach, Orval Eugene Faubus, Walter John Lemke, Rosa Zagnoni Marinoni, Archibald MacLeish, Harriet Monroe, Thomas Moult, David Wiley Mullins, James Purdy, Otto Ernest...
Dates: 1928-1982; Majority of material found within circa 1950-1970

Walter John Lemke Papers

Identifier: MS L541
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, maps, bulletins, newspapers and other material created, received or collected by journalist-columnist- collector Lemke, University of Arkansas professor of journalism 1928-1956. Material, most of which dates from 1928 to 1968, pertains to Lemke's professional and academic career and interests, especially as regards his newspaper columns and publications; the Arkansas press; the journalism of World War II; the publications of "Uncle Walt's...
Dates: 1821-1969

Margaret Smith Ross Papers

Identifier: MC 1587
Scope and Content Note Materials include correspondence, court documents, scrapbooks, diaries, physician appointment books, photographs, drawings, etc. An avid collector of Arkansas-related historical materials, Margaret Smith Ross assembled a collection that includes her personal papers, historical and genealogical research materials, and the original records of the Pulaski County Circuit Court dating from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Her personal papers include correspondence,...
Dates: 1813-2002

Walter John Lemke Letters

Identifier: MC 1478
Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, Newspaper clippings, Photographs, and other documentation of Mrs. Thorp's death and memorial service.

Dates: 1944-2001

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 1833-2008

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Journalists -- Arkansas 2
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 2
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Faculty 2