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University of Arkansas Sesquicentennial Time Capsule

Identifier: MC 2552-UA

Content Description

Hand written messages on an individual cards.


  • 2021-09-10

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Access restrictions apply: Collection will remain open until May 14, 2022, after which it will be closed until 2071. Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Conditions Governing Use

No Use Restrictions Apply. No Interlibrary Loan. Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical / Historical

The University of Arkansas held a campus wide event on September 10, 2021 called "Come As You Arkansas" in celebration of the Sesquicentennial. Campus departments were encouraged to plan events. The event sponsored by the University Libraries was titled "Binding It All Together." As a part of this event, attendees were invited to write a message to the future students of 2071.


.4 Linear Feet (1 box)


Materials maintain original arrangement.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The University of Arkansas Sesquicentennial Time Capsule was donated to the Special Collections Division by the University Libraries Binding It All Together task force on October 7, 2021.

Processing Information

Processed by Amy Allen in October 2021.

University of Arkansas Sesquicentennial Time Capsule
Amy Allen
October 2021
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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
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
(479) 575-8444