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Theodore E. Alund Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1841

  • Staff Only

Scope and Content Note

Materials in this collection include a trip itinerary, a vacation scrapbook, photographs, and other materials collected during the trip. Additionally, the collection includes Alund's funeral program.

Dates

  • 1937-1990
  • Majority of material found in 1937

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email specoll@uark.edu 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

Theodore E. Alund was born March 25, 1913 in Cook County, Illinois to Edward F. Alund and Ruth Westergren Alund. Alund had one brother, George, and was married to Isabella Alexander. From September 11, 1937 to September 18, 1937, Alund went on a 2000 mile vacation through Arkansas with another man, only identified as Davis, and two unidentified women. Stops included Bloomington, Illinois; the Mississippi River; Fayetteville, Arkansas; the Ozark Mountains; Fort Smith, Arkansas; Hot Springs, Arkansas; and Little Rock, Arkansas. Alund died at the age of 77 on November 12, 1990 and is buried in Irving Park Cemetery in Chicago, Illinois.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by topic.

Acquisition Information

Theodore E. Alund Scrapbook was donated to the Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries, on August 3, 2009 by Marlene Vician of Tinley Park, Illinois.

Processing Information

Processed by Jill Knoke-Staggs; completed in June 2012.
Title
Theodore E. Alund Scrapbook
Status
Completed
Author
Jill Knoke-Staggs
Date
2012
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
479-575-5577