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T. L. Bass Video and Audio Cassette Tapes

Identifier: MC 1113

Scope and Content Note

Video and audio cassette tapes created by T. L. Bass in preparation for his 1991 film, The Buffalo River: A National Treasure. Audiocassette 1 contains an interview conducted by Bass with Bill and Orphera Villines, Mt. Sherman (Newton County) Arkansas, in 1989. Audiocassette 2 and the videotape contain an interview with Orphea Duty conducted on October 1, 1989.


  • Creation: 1989-1991


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

Restrictions Apply: On-site use only. Tapes may not be copied.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).


0.1 Linear Feet (3 tapes)

Acquisition Information

The T. L. Bass Video and Audio Cassette Tapes were donated to the Special Collections Department by T. L. Bass of Fort Smith, Arkansas, on March 8, 1991.

Separated Materials

A final videocassette tape of Bass' film, The Buffalo River: A National Treasure, was separated from the manuscript collection and cataloged as part of the Arkansas Collection as F417.B85 B87 1991.

Processing Information

Processed by Kim Scott; completed in April 1991.

T. L. Bass Video and Audio Cassette Tapes
Kim Scott
April 1991
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
(479) 575-8444