Ball Family Papers
Scope and Contents
Genealogical materials and correspondence of the Ball family of Arkansas. Correspondence in collection consists of photocopies and transcriptions rather than originals; correspondents include Nancy Ball, J. S. Ball, Jane Ball Tucker, Ann Ball, Matilda Ball Welborn, and others, particularly of Pleasant Hill, Arkansas and Atlas, Illinois, writing to Lucinda Ball Robison of Washington County, Arkansas. Topics include family, health, and farming.
- circa 1839-1994
- Ball family (Family)
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Please call (479) 575-8444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org 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
Collection materials indicate that Robert Ball (1775-1844) and Mary Ann Hardin Ball of Conway, Arkansas, were the parents of Lucinda Ball Robison (1810-1866), Matilda Ball Welborn (1812-?), Mary Ann Ball Schafer (1811-1853), Bennett B. Ball (1805-1851), John S. Ball (1806-?), William L. Ball (1820-?), and Jane Ball Tucker (1808-?).
0.1 Linear Feet (3 folders)
Materials are arranged by format.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Ball Family Papers were donated to Special Collections by Tom Flynn of Austin, Texas in 2002.
Processed by Katrina Windon; completed in October 2021.
- Ball Family Papers
- Katrina Windon
- October 2021
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid is written in English.