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Arkansas Archives of Public Communication

Identifier: MC 942
Scope and Content Note A substantial portion of the Archives, including 36 folders, 65 audiotapes, and 29 videotapes, pertains to the career of Bill Clinton. These materials date primarily from 1974 to 1986, and include items from his campaigns to be elected representative to Congress, state attorney general, and governor of Arkansas. These items include campaign flyers, posters, bumper stickers, and pins, as well as the texts of speeches and letters. Of interest are several exploratory polls that aided Clinton in...
Dates: 1890-1996

Powell Clayton Letter

Identifier: MC 1554
Scope and Content Note

The letter is written in ink on lined stationery of the Headquarters, Republican State Committee, Arkansas, dated from Little Rock, Oct. 21st, addressed to Hon. S. Fessenden in New York, and apologizes for the later return of a dispatch.

Dates: 1884

Creation Science Papers

Identifier: MC 701
Scope and Content Note

Papers created by plaintiffs' attorneys during the Arkansas Civil Liberties Union's successful challenge of that state's creation science law (Act 501) of 1981. The material consists of legal documents, correspondence, notes, and research files.

Dates: 1981

Freedom of Speech Periodical Collection

Identifier: MC 2102
Scope and Content Note This collection is comprised of 76 periodicals on freedom of speech. The Yearbook of the Committee on Freedom of Speech of the Speech Association of America, was first published by the National Communication Association in 1960. In 1970, the title changed to Free Speech Yearbook. Currently this periodical is published under the title First Amendment Studies. The ...
Dates: 1962-1990

Augustus H. Garland Letter

Identifier: MC 1543
Scope and Content Note

A letter written by Augustus Hill Garland, written on the stationery of the United States Senate Chamber, Washington, October 31, 1877. The collection consists of a note written in ink on a sheet of lined paper torn across the middle. The address of the Senate Chamber is printed in Gothic type at the upper right.

The senator is apparently writing to confirm the date of his service as Governor of Arkansas. The note is addressed to Frank Thomas Esq.

Dates: 1877

Henry S. Hartzog Letter

Identifier: MC 1557
Scope and Content Note

The letter is typewritten on University stationery, with the address of the President’s Office. The typewriter used a purple ribbon. Signed in ink. Hartzog replies to a letter from Irving Reinberger of Pine Bluff, assuring him that his request for a dormitory room for his son.

Dates: 1903

Albert King Papers

Identifier: MC 1683
Content Description

The collection consists of speeches, campaign materials, newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence, and other materials, primarily regarding the Madison County, Arkansas political career of Albert King and reflecting King's involvement with Carl E. Bailey and Orval Faubus' gubernatorial campaigns.

Dates: circa 1890-1983

Nineteenth Century Arkansas Legal Documents

Identifier: MC 986
Scope and Content Note

Legal documents pertaining to transactions made through the various courts of Chicot, Phillips, Johnson, and Calhoun counties of Arkansas. Included are materials related to Berry Cason, a law enforcement officer of Columbia, Chicot County, in 1854.

Dates: 1854-1868

Arley Ray Woodrow File

Identifier: MC 1524
Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of about 350 photocopied pages from the files on Woodrow held by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Dates: circa 1944-1967