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James M. Bliss Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS B61
Scope and Content Note

Letters and related documents pertaining to James M. Bliss' commission as "special agent of the State of Arkansas to...procure engraved or lithographed bonds" from the National Bank Note Co., pursuant to legislation "providing for the building and improving of the Public Levees...." Correspondents include James R. Berry.

Dates: 1871

Jesse C. Bliss Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1228
Scope and Content Note Letters, documents, and photographs created or collected by Jesse C. Bliss or his granddaughter, Jesse Elizabeth Hill Durrett. The papers consist of fourteen letters written by Bliss from 1862 to 1864 while serving in the Union Army; genealogical documents pertaining to the Bliss family; a small collection of documents gathered by Elizabeth Durrett to supplement her claim to a widow's pension; photographs of Bliss, the Durretts, and unidentified family members and acquaintances....
Dates: 1862-1967

Virgil T. Blossom Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1364
Scope and Content Note Papers pertaining to Virgil T. Blossom's career as Superintendent of the Little Rock Public Schools, 1953-1958, especially his role in the desegregation crisis in 1957-58. The papers pertain to the Central High crisis. Blossom became a central figure in the controversy, and he was removed as superintendent in November 1958. He wrote an account of the crisis, published as a series of articles, "The Untold Story of Little Rock," in Saturday Evening Post (May 23 - June 27, 1959) and...
Dates: 1952-1960

David Russell Boatright Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MC 928
Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, student David Russell Boatright, 1931-1935, containing clippings, correspondence, photographs, and programs.

Dates: 1931-1935

John A. Bobo Military Commendations

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Identifier: MC 1852
Scope and Content Note

Materials include military commendation certificates.

Dates: 1914-1919

Bob's Studio of Photography Collection of Donna Axum Whitworth Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MC 2366
Content Description The collection consists of studio photographs of Donna Axum Whitworth, 1964 Miss America, by Robert A. (Bob) Huff and/or David A. Huff of Bob's Studio of Photography, as well as a custom chair used as a prop in Axum's Miss America studio sessions. Photographic materials include ten 16 x 20 prints, as well as some smaller proof prints and cellulose acetate (safety) negatives. Also included are a Bob's Studio of Photography business card and instructions provided by the studio on how to care...
Dates: circa 1963-1983

Bod-Caw Epic

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Identifier: MS B63
Scope and Content Note

A mounted clipping concerning Arkansas' "first heroic poem."

Dates: undated

Bodcaw Lumber Company Records

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Identifier: MC 1388
Scope and Content Note

The records consist of minute books and stock ledgers.

Dates: 1889-1941

Charles Boewe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 2119
Overview

Correspondence, journals, manuscript drafts, clippings, photographs, and other materials related to Boewe's involvement with the Fulbright Programs in India and the United States Education Foundation in Pakistan.

Dates: 1959-2016; Majority of material found within 1960-1985

Jesse Bogy Stock Certificate Collection

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Identifier: MC 2376
Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of eight stock certificates for the Memphis Collar Company (Memphis, Tenn.) and one for the Simmons First National Corporation (Pine Bluff, Ark.).

Dates: 1922, 1971

C. P. Bolding Oath

 Collection
Identifier: MS B638
Scope and Content Note

Positive photocopy of a parole oath sworn by Sergeant C. P. Bolding, Company A, Forty-first Mississippi Infantry, following his surrender at Oklona, Mississippi, May, 31, 1865.

Dates: 1865

Ray Bolger Letter

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Identifier: MC 2283
Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of an unsigned and undated fragment of a draft of correspondence, attributed to actor Ray Bolger, in response to a letter asking him to perform in Arkansas. Also included is a copy of the transcription created by the bookseller.

Dates: undated

Mat Bolls Letter

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Identifier: MS L34 1838
Scope and Content Note

Letter dated at Woodville, Mississippi, May 21, 1838. inviting the Reverend James Smylie to accept a teaching appointment.

Dates: 1838

Kent Bonar Materials

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Identifier: MC 1665
Scope and Content Note

The collection includes a photocopied illustrated manuscript, notes, and a newsletter.

Dates: 1978-2006

Kent Bonar Materials Addendum

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1665a
Scope and Content Note This collection contains an illustrated manuscript of An Atlas and Annotated List of Vascular Plants of Arkansas, written by Edwin B. Smith in 1978 and later hand-illustrated by Kent Bonar. The custom box for the book was created by Steve Cochran of Bound To Be Around Bindery, Mount Vernon, IN. The collection also contains thirteen of Bonar's original field notebooks, which he used as the basis for his annotations. These notebooks feature...
Dates: 1978-2013

Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville Papers

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Identifier: MS L34 1870 Byrne
Scope and Content Note

Letter from John Byrne, Jr., of St. Louis, Missouri, to Bonneville, June 7, 1870, regarding personal affairs, and papers, 1908-1910, relating to the pension claim of Mexican War widow Susan News Bonneville.

Dates: 1870; circa 1908-1910

Boone County Abstract Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: MC 807
Scope and Content Note

Deeds, tax receipts, and abstracts.

The incomplete set of records contains deeds, tax receipts, abstracts, and other records pertaining to Boone County property from 1873 to 1922. Folder 24 contains miscellaneous receipts for unspecified services rendered by Boone County Abstract.

Dates: 1873-1922

Booneville Sanatorium Project Records

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Identifier: MC 1396
Scope and Content Note

Materials include letters, photographs, videotape, audio cassettes, and interviews. Some interviews for which transcripts exist are not included in audio cassettes.

Dates: 1936-2001

Boonsboro Cumberland Presbyterian Church Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS C9128
Scope and Content Note

Session minutes of the Salem congregation, 1865-1905, Boonsboro, Washington County, Arkansas. 1 volume, published in Washington County Historical Society Bulletin Series.

Dates: 1865-1905

W. P. Booth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1195
Scope and Content Note

The papers consist of classroom notes and essays on commerce, geography, history, and social sciences and two scrapbooks with newspaper clippings, the Arkansas Industrial University Commencement program, 1880 and 1882, two letters (Arkansas Industrial University to W.P. Booth), 1880 and 1881, and handwritten notes. The papers also include Booth's 1883 diploma.

Dates: 1879-1885

Frank L. Borland Reminiscences

 Collection
Identifier: MS B64
Scope and Content Note

Borland's typewritten reminiscence, 1935, together with related clipping and memorandum, 1884 and 1922, pertaining to gamblers and gambling in Hot Springs, Arkansas, 1878-1900, and especially to the "Flynn-Doran feud" and the shooting of Frank Flynn in 1884.

Dates: 1884; 1922; 1935

Solon Borland Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS L34 1849
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter, signed, dated Washington City, Mar. 11, 1849, addressed to Charles A. Galloway, Fort Washita, C.N., defending Col. Upshaw, of Fort Washita, on charges made by "certain Indian chiefs, etc." 3 pages.

Dates: 1849

Solon Borland Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS B644
Scope and Content Note

Letters from U.S. Senator Borland, Washington, D. C., to Charles A. Galloway and others, pertaining to affairs at Fort Washita, to business of the Senate Printing Committee, and to the Phi Delta Society at Oglethorpe University, Milledgeville, Georgia.

Dates: 1848; 1850

Ida Elizabeth Turner Bowman Oral History

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1807
Content Description

Oral history interview of Ida Elizabeth Turner Bowman, conducted by her granddaughters. She discusses her family history, including her grandfather owning slaves and a plantation in Alabama, and her father’s experience as a soldier in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. She also discusses her experience growing up in Arkansas and Texas.

The recording includes racial slurs.

Dates: circa 1970-1979

Sam Boyce Papers

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Identifier: MC 1643
Scope and Content Note The Sam Boyce Papers consist primarily of materials related to his political career, especially his campaign for Attorney General of Arkansas in 1962; his campaign for Prosecuting Attorney of the Third Judicial District in Arkansas in 1964; his campaign for Governor of Arkansas in 1966; and his campaign for Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas in 1993. Other materials pertain to his activities as Assistant Attorney General of Arkansas in 1961 to 1962, and his involvement with the Young Democratic...
Dates: 1950-2013

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Orion Book Service 16
Randolph, Vance, 1892-1980 15
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United States. Congress. House 10
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Libraries. Special Collections Department 10
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Garland, A. H. (Augustus Hill), 1832-1899 8
Jerome Relocation Center (Ark.) 8
NAFSA: Association of International Educators (Washington, D.C.) 8
Purdue, A. H. (Albert Homer), 1861-1917 8
Simon, Charlie May Hogue, 1897-1977 8
United States. Congress. Senate 8
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Cochran, Robert, 1943- 7
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Harvey, W. H. (William Hope), 1851-1936 7
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Jones, Euine Fay, 1921-2004 7
League of Women Voters of Arkansas 7
Lemke, W. J. (Walter John), 1891-1968 7
McMath, Sid 7
Ozark Society 7
Robinson, Joseph Taylor, 1872-1937 7
United States. War Relocation Authority 7
University of Arkansas (System). Division of Agriculture 7
Warren, Lloyd Oliver, 1915-2014 7
Arkansas Educational Television Network 6
Arkansas Historical Association 6
Bolsterli, Margaret Jones 6
Brough, Charles Hillman, 1876-1935 6
Davis, Jeff, 1862-1913 6
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Johnson, Charles A. 6
Leflar, Robert A. (Robert Allen), 1901-1997 6
Parler, Mary Celestia 6
Pike, Albert, 1809-1891 6
Quesenbury, William Minor, 1822-1888 6
Rohwer Relocation Center (Ark.) 6
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. School of Architecture 6
Yell, Archibald, 1797 or 1799-1847 6
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Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 5
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Dunlap, Zillah Peel 5
Freund, Louis, 1905-1999 5
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Hargrett, Lester, 1902-1962 5
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Marinoni, Rosa Zagnoni, 1888-1970 5
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Price, Florence, 1887-1953 5
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Read, Lessie Stringfellow, 1891-1971 5
Southern Tenant Farmers' Union 5
Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-1982 5
Terry, Adolphine Fletcher, 1882-1976 5
Thomas, David Y. (David Yancey), 1872-1943 5
United States. District Court (Arkansas : Western District) 5
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation 5
United States. National Archives and Records Administration 5
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Libraries 5
Upchurch, Grace 5
Walker, David, 1806-1879 5
American Indian Movement 4
Argosy Book Stores 4
Arkansas History Commission 4
Arkansas State Penitentiary 4
Arkansas gazette (Little Rock, Ark. : 1889) 4
Arkansas. Constitutional Convention (1969-1970) 4
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Arkansas. Convention (1861) 4
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Bumpers, Betty, 1925-2018 4
Burnside, Sarah McKee, 1930- 4
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