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Bodcaw Lumber Company Records

Identifier: MC 1388

Scope and Content Note

The records consist of minute books and stock ledgers.


  • Creation: 1889-1941


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

The Bodcaw Lumber Company was incorporated in Texarkana, Miller County, Arkansas, in January 1889 in order to engage in purchasing, manufacturing, and selling lumber. In 1891, the company had moved its business to Stamps, Lafayette County, Arkansas. By 1917, the Arkansas-based company was dissolved and its assets transferred to Good Pine, Louisiana, where the newly incorporated Bodcaw Lumber Company of Louisiana, Inc., carried on until the company ceased operations in 1951.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by format; minute books are arranged chronologically.

Acquisition Information

The Bodcaw Lumber Company Records were donated to the Special Collections Division by International Paper Company, Pineville, Louisiana, on August 6, 1998.

Processing Information

Processed by Vera Ekechukwu, Special Collections Division, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville, Arkansas, in November 1998.

Bodcaw Lumber Company Records, 1889-1941
Vera Ekechukwu
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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