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Marnelle Thomsen Papers

Identifier: MC 886

Scope and Content Note

This collection includes a scrapbook (1949-1952) created by Marnelle Thomsen while she was a member of the Delta Gamma sorority at the University of Arkansas. It also includes photographs pertaining to the career of her father, Fred C. Thomsen, who was Razorback Football Coach from 1928 to 1942.


  • 1922-1973


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 daughter of former Arkansas Razorback football coach Fred C. Thomsen, Marnelle Thomsen attended the University of Arkansas from 1949 to 1952. While there, she was a member of the Delta Gamma Sorority.


2 Linear Feet (2 boxes and 1 OV folder)

Arrangement of the Papers

Photographs are arranged in chronological order.

Acquisition Information

Marnelle Thomsen, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, donated her scrapbook and a collection of her father's photographs to the University Museum and the University Press in 1988. On August 19, 1988 these items were transferred to the Special Collections Department of the University Libraries.

Processing Information

Processed by Anthony J. Wappel; completed in August 1988.



Marnelle Thomsen Papers
Anthony J. Wappel
August 1988
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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