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Harding, Arthur M. (Arthur McCracken), 1884-1947


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Hillman Brough Papers

Identifier: MS B79
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, addresses, lectures and speeches, clippings, invitations, literary manuscripts, pamphlets, programs, reports, and other material pertaining to the life and to the personal, familial, academic, professional political, civic, religious and other affairs of the Arkansas lawyer, educator, lecturer, author and politician who was University of Arkansas professor of economics and sociology (1903-15), Governor of Arkansas (1917-21), Redpath Chautauqua circuit lecturer (1918-24),...
Dates: 1895-1935

Arthur M. Harding Papers

Identifier: MC 531
Scope and Content Note Many of the papers in this collection concern President Harding's avocation, astronomy. He wrote many popular articles on the subject, lectured nationally on astronomical topics, (including the Chautauqua circuit), contributed weekly newspaper columns on astronomy to the Arkansas Gazette and the Chicago Tribune, co-authored four astronomy textbooks, and authored a popular best-seller, Astronomy. The papers include letters, speeches, scrapbooks, programs, handbills, photographs,...
Dates: circa 1900-1948, 1960

Arthur M. Harding Papers Addendum

Identifier: MC 531a
Scope and Content Note

Materials in this collection include speeches, typescripts, publications, early editions of University of Arkansas student newspapers, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia. Writings are primarily by Arthur M. Harding; two magazines include articles by his daughter, Mary Frances Harding.

Dates: 1912-1969

Hugh Park Letters

Identifier: MC 446
Scope and Content Note

Letters thanking Hugh Park for editorial in Van Buren Press-Argus about Arthur McCracken Harding (1884-1947), President of the University of Arkansas, 1941-1947. The letters are from Harding's survivors, University officials, lawyers, and a judge.

Dates: 1948