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Mary C. Berry "Hon. James H. Berry" Essay

Identifier: MC 744

Scope and Content Note

20-page account of family stories of James H. Berry, 1841-1913, Confederate soldier, lawyer, governor of Arkansas, and United States senator, written by his granddaughter, Mary C. Berry.


  • Creation: 1942


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

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Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

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

Biographical Note

Mary Cordelia Berry Preston (1914-1997) was the daughter of Elliott Rosson Berry and Ruth Anne Dickinson Berry of Bentonville, Arkansas. She was the granddaughter of James Henderson Berry (1841-1913). She graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1936, and married William Preston in 1941; the couple had two daughters, Ann and Polly.


0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Acquisition Information

The Mary C. Berry "Hon. James H. Berry" Essay was separated from MC 14, University of Arkansas Archives.

Related Materials

Records relating to the Mary C. Berry "Hon. James H. Berry" Essay include:

James Henderson Berry Papers 1905-1913 MC 100

Berry, Dickinson, Peel Family Papers 1905-1913 MC 1372

"The Public Career of James H. Berry." Paige Mulhollan. MA Thesis 1962 T 1962 M89p

Processing Information

Processed by Nan Lawler, February 1988. Special Collections Division, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Mary C. Berry "Hon. James H. Berry" Essay
Nan Lawler
February 1988
Language of description
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Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

University of Arkansas Libraries
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