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Harvey Parnell Speeches and Scrapbooks

Identifier: MS P24

Scope and Content Note

Speeches by Harvey Parnell, clippings scrapbooks, and miscellaneous materials. 88 items.


  • 1928-1932


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

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

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

Biographical Note

Harvey Parnell, born February 28, 1880, in Orlando, Cleveland County, Arkansas, was a politician, businessman, and farmer. He was elected to the state legislature in 1918 as representative from Chicot County; in 1923, he was elected state senator. Elected lieutenant governor in 1926, he succeeded John E. Martineau as governor when Martineau resigned, March 14, 1928, to become a United States district judge. Parnell was elected to his first full term in 1928, and was re-elected in 1930. He died January 16, 1936. (Biographical note copied from the finding aid for MC 80, Harvey Parnell Speeches)


2.1 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Arrangement of the Papers

The collection is arranged into three series:

  1. Speeches
  2. Miscellaneous
  3. Scrapbooks

Acquisition Information

The Harvey Parnell Speeches and Scrapbooks were donated to the University Libraries by Parnell's heirs, circa 1961.

Related Materials

Records relating to the Harvey Parnell Speeches and Scrapbooks include:

Harvey Parnell Speeches MC 80

Processing Information

Processed by Special Collections staff circa 1968-1978.

Harvey Parnell Speeches and Scrapbooks
Special Collections staff
circa 1968-1978
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