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Catherine McHugh Papers

Identifier: MC 1434

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains newspaper clippings about various musical events and workshops which took place under McHugh's direction such as "The Nativity" (1947) presented by the University High School Drama club and a marionette show "The Nutcracker Suite" (1953) staged by the Girl's Chorus of the University High School. A 1969 Arkansas Democrat clipping contains an announcement of Hugh's resignation from the University of Arkansas and her acceptance of professorship at the Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. The collection further contains eleven puppets from "The Nutcracker Suite."


  • Creation: 1946-1969


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

Dr. Catherine McHugh was a University of Arkansas professor of music education from 1945-1969.


1 Linear Feet (1 container)

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by format in alphabetical order.

Acquisition Information

The Catherine McHugh Papers were donated to the Special Collections Department by Catherine McHugh of Carbondale, Illinois on May 30, 2001.

Processing Information

Processed by Vera Ekechukwu; completed in August 2001.


Catherine McHugh Papers
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