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William A. Oldfield Papers

Identifier: MC 1007

Scope and Content Note

Book containing printed, typed, and handwritten records of cases in Arkansas, circa 1838-1910, compiled by William A. Oldfield (1874-1928), showing precedents and forms of indictments for various offenses.


  • Creation: circa 1838-1910


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

William A. Oldfied was a lawyer, prosecuting attorney (1902-1906), and United States Representative from the Second Congressional District (1909-1928). Oldfield was born in Franklin, Arkansas on February 4, 1874 and passed away in Washington, D. C. on November 19, 1928.


0.1 Linear Feet (1 item)

Arrangement of the Papers

The collection consists of a single item, housed in a box with other smaller manuscript collections.

Acquisition Information

The William A. Oldfield Papers were donated to Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries in 1990 by Sarah McKee Burnside of Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Processing Information

Processed by Nan Lawler; completed in January 1990.

William A. Oldfield Papers
Nan Lawler
January 1990
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