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The collection consists of postcards and photographic prints representing a variety of scenes and events in Arkansas.
46 photographs of portraits, maps, illustrations, and works of art representing historical events of Arkansas and surrounding areas. Copies of originals held by the Chicago Historical Society.
Photographs and postcards, primarily of Arkansas people and places. Additionally, the collection includes photographic negatives that were received in an envelope labeled "Frank S. Robinson"; these negatives, which include images of the San Buena Ventura Mission and Museum, are likely primarily of people and scenes in California and the American West.
The collection consists of four photographic prints collected by Mildred Elizabeth Crowley, some of which may have originally been collected by her family members.
Sepia or black and white prints, produced by Julius Herman Field in and around Fayetteville, Ark. Includes scenes near Happy Hollow Farm, the University of Arkansas, the Washington County Courthouse, Monte Ne, and Eureka Springs' Crescent Hotel; portraits of Charles Joseph Finger, John Leonard Hancock, Margaret Campbell Hancock and Marian Campbell Martin; and several unidentified subjects.
The photographs include 53 images of the Arkansas Centennial Celebration (1936) in Mena and 97 images of buildings, events, and people in and around Mena from the late nineteenth century into the 1950s. The business records are an itemized account of income and outgo for the photographic studio, rental property, and the antique business.
The photographs were taken by JoBelle Schrillo's maternal uncle, W. V. Davis, of the Electric Studio, Springdale, Arkansas, and one bears the stamp of the studio. Four of the photographs are in a long format, 9 by 3 inches. The fifth is 5 1/4 by 3 1/4 inches. Descriptions, including names of some of the persons in the picture, were written on the verso of each item by Ms. Schrillo.
Microphotographic transparencies duplicated by the Office of War Information in 1945 from original photographs created by the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937) and the Farm Security Administration (1937-1939) of Arkansas subjects. The photographs document rural and urban life in many counties and towns in Arkansas during the Depression.
- Subject: Arkansas -- Photographs X
- Little Rock (Ark.) 2
- Arkansas -- Centennial celebrations, etc. 1
- Ashdown (Ark.) 1
- Courthouses -- Arkansas 1
- De Valls Bluff (Ark.) 1
- Depressions -- 1929 -- United States 1
- Desha County (Ark.) 1
- Eagleton (Ark.) 1
- Fayetteville (Ark.) 1
- Floods -- Arkansas 1
- Fort Smith (Ark.) 1
- Hot Springs (Ark.) 1
- Hunting -- Arkansas 1
- Immigrants -- Arkansas 1
- Marshallese -- Arkansas 1
- Mena (Ark.) 1
- Monte Ne (Ark.) 1
- Photographers -- Arkansas 1
- Postcards -- Arkansas 1
- Saint Paul (Ark.) 1
- School integration -- Arkansas -- Little Rock 1
- Springdale (Ark.) 1
- Sulphur Springs (Benton County, Ark.) 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 ∧ less
- Cash, Johnny 1
- Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) 1
- Chicago Historical Society 1
- Clinton, Bill, 1946- 1
- Cravens, Fadjo (William Fadjo), 1929-2012 1
- Davis, Jeff, 1862-1913 1
- Deal, Diane 1
- Dickson, Mildred Crowley, 1910-2002 1
- Drake, Don 1
- Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994 1
- Field, Julius Herman, 1869-1936 1
- Harper, Joe 1
- Harper, Larry 1
- Lazerson, Ann 1
- Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division 1
- Lytle, Margaret 1
- Obsitnik, Lawrence W. 1
- Obsitnik, Nina 1
- Old State House Museum (Ark.) 1
- Plaster, Eloise Barbara, 1907-2004 1
- Plaster, L. Oscar, 1898-1978 1
- Schrillo, JoBelle Thomas 1
- Sumulong, Lawrence 1
- United States. Farm Security Administration 1
- University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 1 ∧ less