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American Association of University Women, Fayetteville Branch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 733

  • Staff Only

Scope and Content Note

Materials constituting the present collection focus on the Fayetteville Branch of the AAUW and include correspondence, accounts of meetings, financial records, and scrapbooks of clippings. Yearbooks from the Fayetteville Branch and from such other Arkansas cities as Conway (Faulkner County), De Queen (Sevier County), Magnolia (Columbia County), Mena (Polk County), and Pine Bluff (Jefferson County) are present as well.

Significant correspondents include:

J. William Fulbright

John Paul Hammerschmidt

Morriss Henry

Hugh Kincaid

John McClellan

Rudy Moore, Jr

Charles Stewart

Boyd Tackett

J. W. Trimble

Dates

  • 1923-1984

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

The Arkansas Division of the AAUW, parent of the Fayetteville Branch, was established in 1923 in Little Rock (Pulaski County), Arkansas, at a meeting attended by representatives from Little Rock, Fayetteville, and Hot Springs (Garland County), Arkansas. The Arkansas Division of the AAUW has continued to be active in important political and social issues up to the present day.

Extent

9 Linear Feet (9 Boxes)

Arrangement of the Papers

Material is arranged and described in three series:
  1. Series 1. AAUW - National Organization
  2. Series 2. AAUW Branches
  3. Series 3. AAUW - Arkansas and Southwest Central Sections

Acquisition Information

Mary Frances Gladney of Fayetteville (Washington County), Arkansas, President of the Fayetteville Branch of the American Association of University Women, donated the papers on April 5, 1988.

Related Materials

Records relating to the American Association of University Women, Fayetteville Branch Papers include:

American Association of University Women, Fayetteville Branch Scrapbooks 1985-1989 MC 1397

Processing Information

Processed by Janet G. Tucker, April, 1988. Special Collections Division, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville, Arkansas
Title
American Association of University Women, Fayetteville Branch
Author
Janet G. Tucker
Date
1988
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