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Arkansas Menu and Recipe Collection

Identifier: MC 1908

Content Description

The collection consists of recipes and menus from Arkansas restaurants, events, organizations, and individuals.


  • circa 1944-2020

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

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).


1 Linear Feet (1 box and 2 oversize folders)


Menus are arranged alphabetically by restaurant name, followed by event menus; recipes are arranged by alphabetically by creator or publisher.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Arkansas Menu and Recipe Collection is an artificial collection representing an aggregation of materials that have been acquired through donations and through collecting by Special Collections staff beginning around 2011; this guide will be updated as new materials are acquired. More specific information about materials’ acquisition, when known, is provided at the folder or item level.

Processing Information

Processed by Katrina Windon and Huong Nguyen; completed December 2021.

Arkansas Menu and Recipe Collection
Katrina Windon
December 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