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Orval Eugene Faubus Interview

Identifier: MC 512

Scope and Content Note

Interview of Orval Eugene Faubus conducted by Jacquelyn R. George for credit in a political science course at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Topics discussed by Faubus include his administration's tax increases, accomplishments, and legacy. Brief synopsis of interview in accession file.


  • Creation: 1981


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

Orval Eugene Faubus (1910-1994) was a six-term Governor of the state of Arkansas, holding office from 1955-1967. He is most remembered for his role in the Little Rock Central High School Crisis of 1957-1959.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 audiocassette)

Arrangement of the Papers

Collection consists of one audiocassette.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Jacquelyn George, May 14, 1984.

Existence and Location of Copies

Item was digitized by The Media Preserve in April 2022. .Mp3 and .Wav files are stored on Special Collections’ preservation server and are available to view in the Special Collections Reading Room.

Processing Information

Processed by Kim Allen Scott, completed in September, 1991.

Orval Eugene Faubus Interview
Kim Allen Scott
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