Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Shirley Abbott Papers
Identifier: MC 1353
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of the papers of Arkansas writer Shirley Abbott; the bulk of the materials are related to her books The Bookmaker's Daughter and Womenfolks: Growing Up Down South, as well as to a Garland County Historical Society project about Hot Springs mayor Leo McLaughlin that Abbott was involved with. Materials include manuscripts, correspondence, reviews, research materials, and interviews.
Dates: circa 1927-1997
Found in: Special Collections Department / Shirley Abbott Papers
Rebecca Newth “Arkansas Voices” Oral History Interview Collection
Identifier: MC 1266
Scope and Content Note “Arkansas Voices” was a series of interviews conducted by Newth for Fayetteville radio station KUAF between 1991 and 1998. Subjects were generally people who were visiting Fayetteville to lecture, perform, or exhibit their works. Other interviews with local academics concerned books they had published or other research or creative activity in which they were engaged. Newth herself was interviewed by Kyle Kellams of the KUAF staff. The collection consists of Newth's audiocassette...
Dates: 1991-1998; 2020
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