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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

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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

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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

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

Milton P. Boyd Papers

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Identifier: MC 1124
Scope and Content Note Papers consist of diaries with nearly complete daily entries from 1906-1927 describing Boyd's professional, personal, and business life; one folder of letters, 1911-1921; one folder of newspaper clippings; one folder of miscellaneous papers. Also included are photographs taken at Bloomington, Illinois of stone ornamentations for the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville Memorial Hall which were designed by Rem J. Slattery Jr. of the firm Haralson and Mott, ca. 1938.
Dates: 1906-1938

Tom Boyett Correspondence

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Identifier: MC 1677
Scope and Content Note The collection consists primarily of correspondence between Tom and Evelyn during the periods 1924-1925, after Tom had left Hope, and 1942-1945, when Tom served in the Navy. Other correspondence includes a letter commending Tom’s military service signed by James Forrestal, Secretary of the Navy during World War II, and a couple of letters to Tom from his mother, Ida. Remaining items include greeting cards from 1904 and...
Dates: 1904-1963

Ben O. Bracken Photograph Collection

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Identifier: MC 1747
Scope and Content Note The collection includes photograph proof sheets and negatives of businesses, churches, social events, and people living in Camden, Ouachita County, Arkansas. Portraits of individuals are arranged in alphabetical order according to last name.
Dates: 1950s-1970s

Bradfield-Clifton Family Materials

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Identifier: MC 1918
Scope and Content Note This collection contains family correspondence, deeds, general financial materials, tax receipts, land patents, and certificates.
Dates: 1848-1940

Arthur Bradley Jr. Papers

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Identifier: MC 1794
Scope and Content Note This collection consists of letters Bradley wrote to his family when overseas, journals documenting his the trips he took to Alaska and Mississippi, audio CDs of his key memories, a DVD with Bradley family memories, photographs of his travels and family, and some general biographical material.

Materials include correspondence, audio/visual CDs and DVD, journals, newspaper clippings, photographs, and biographical material.
Dates: 1909-2001

Bradley County (Arkansas) Estate Sale of Slaves

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Identifier: MC 1141
Scope and Content Note Official account, signed by County Clerk W. H. Wheeler, listing the names of nine slaves belonging to the estate of James. T. Bragg, the names of the persons purchasing, and the price paid.
Dates: 1860

Bradley County Businesses and Road Overseers

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Identifier: MC 692
Scope and Content Note "List of Licensed Groceries & Taverns & Ferries..." and "List of Road Overseers...1855."

One leave containing a handwritten list of grocery, tavern, and ferry licenses; list of road overseers for each township for 1855.
Dates: 1855

Bragg Family Papers

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Identifier: MC 1257
Scope and Content Note The collection contains correspondence, legal documents, genealogical materials, photographs, and other materials relating to the Samuel and Hosea Bragg family. Family corresopndence includes letters written during the era of the antebellum South as well as the Civil War. Also included is correspondence during the period 1866-1911, as well as letters written during the First World War. Genealogical materials relate to the Bragg and Engles families. Legal documents include receipts for the sale...
Dates: 1836-1946

Amanda Malvina Fitzallen McClellan Braly Family Papers

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Identifier: MS B72 391
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, diary, notebook, photographs, clippings (electrostatic copy), tax receipts, and other records created, received, or collected by members of the Braly family of Cane Hill, Arkansas and pertaining to their personal, familial, domestic, religious, business, and other affairs, especially during the period, 1862-1865, while Amanda Braly’s son William Carrick Braly was on duty with Confederate army forces as a private in Co. B, 34th Arkansas Infantry.
Dates: 1841-1920; Majority of material found within 1860-1865

Amanda Malvina Fitzallen McClellan Braly Family Papers Supplement

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Identifier: MS B72 Sup. 391A
Scope and Content Note Two handwritten and signed letters from William Carrick Braly (1841-1920) to his mother, Amanda Malvina Fitzallen McClellan Braly, of Cane Hill, AR: October 3, 1863. Arkadelphia, AR. 4 pages on 1 L. folded; Apr. 5, 1865. Blossom Prairie, Lamar County, Tex. 4 pages on 1 L. folded.
Dates: 1863-1865

Jennie E. Brander Letter

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Identifier: MC 814
Scope and Content Note Letter written by Jennie E. Brander, a school teacher in Bolivar, Mississippi, to "Beloved Friend," living in Bellevue, Louisiana. Brander describes the previous year's burning of her town by Union troops, rumored conditions in the Vicksburg area, and her activities as a teacher at Bolivar. Four-page letter written by Jennie E. Brander to an unnamed friend at Bellevue, [Louisiana], from Bolivar, Mississippi. She describes her activities as a teacher, the impact on her and other...
Dates: 1863

John Casper Branner Papers

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Identifier: MC 280
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of the correspondence between John Casper Branner and Albert Homer Purdue, from 1892-1917. It includes a letter from Branner to Purdue's widow, Ida Pace Purdue, on the occasion of Purdue's death; Ida Pace Purdue's reply is also contained in the collection. Letters are variously handwritten or typescript; all are photocopies. The correspondence between Dr. John Casper Branner (1850-1922) and Albert Homer Purdue forms a portion of the Branner collection of the...
Dates: 1892-1918

Joseph K. Brantley Memorandum Book

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Identifier: MC 978
Scope and Content Note Memorandum book, kept by Sergeant Joseph K. Brantley, Zimmerman's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery, (7th Arkansas Field Battery), containing a roster of non-commissioned officers and enlisted men; a list of shoes issued to the unit on May 12, 1865; and what appear to be sales transactions recorded in February, 1860.
Dates: 1860-1865

Beth Brickell Materials

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Identifier: MC 1713
Scope and Content Note This collection contains scrapbook materials, photographs, newspaper clippings, and programs from University of Arkansas events.
Dates: 1955-1958

Beth Brickell Research Materials on Maud Crawford

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Identifier: MC 2317
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of Beth Brickell’s investigative research into the 1957 disappearance of Arkansas lawyer Maud Crawford, as well as copies of her publications regarding the case. The research includes transcripts of more than 1,500 interviews conducted by Brickell with Camden residents and persons of interest in the case.
Dates: ca 1850-2018; Majority of material found within 1957-1986

I. C. Brickey Letter

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Identifier: MC 1058
Scope and Content Note Letter from I. C. Brickey, Corresponding Secretary, Batesville (Independence County), 18 December 1851, to William C. Buck, Corresponding Secretary, Bible Board, Nashville, Tennessee, concerning action of the Executive Board of the White River, Arkansas, Baptist Convention.
Dates: 1851

H.J. Briggs Oath of Allegiance

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Identifier: MC 43
Scope and Content Note Oath of allegiance issued by the provost marshal's office of Helena, Arkansas, to H.J. Briggs on January 5, 1863
Dates: 1863

Margaret Virginia Briggs Collection

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Identifier: MC 1339
Scope and Content Note The collection contains two scrapbooks, two publications, The Helm 1946, published by the WAVES Naval Supply Depot, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, and While So Serving by Eleanor Hart and Harriet Welling (Robert W. Kelly Publishing Corporation, New York), and twelve additional photographs. The scrapbooks contain photographs, personal and official letters, picture postcards, greeting cards, programs, newspaper and magazine...
Dates: 1945-1946

Mary Susan High Casey Brisco "The Story of My Life" Autobiographical Sketch

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Identifier: MS B774
Scope and Content Note Xerox copy of manuscript text (138 pages) and of typewritten transcript (70 pages) of autobiographical sketch, dated March 3, 1954, by Mary Susan High Casey Brisco, a Berryville, Arkansas folk singer whose sound recorded songs are a part of the University Folklore Collection. (See "A Check List of Arkansas Songs," Arkansas Folklore, vol. 4, no. 2, Jan. 1, 1954 and vol. 7, no. 1, Mar. 1957, in Series F4 of University Folklore Collection). Prefatory...
Dates: 1954

Hugh D. Britt Papers

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Identifier: MC 834
Scope and Content Note Business cards, clippings, and two memoirs.
Dates: 1949-1952

Maurice "Footsie" Britt Collection

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Identifier: MC 1238
Scope and Contents The papers consist of scrapbooks, photograph albums, speeches, printed materials, photographs, film, audio and video cassettes, and awards collected by Britt over his sports, military, and political careers. Included are albums assembled by Britt's mother, Virgie; photographs of Britt during World War II and his subsequent acceptance of the Medal of Honor at the University of Arkansas in 1944; speeches made by Britt during his political campaign for governor in 1986; plaques, awards, and other...
Dates: 1920-1993

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South by Southwest Books (Fayetteville, Ark.) 69
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 43
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 20
Arkansas Industrial University 13
Orion Book Service 12
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Compton, Ellen 10
Randolph, Vance, 1892-1980 10
Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994 9
Hudgins, Mary Dengler, 1901-1987 9
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Libraries. Special Collections Department 9
Finger, Charles Joseph, 1869-1941 8
Smith, Stephen A., 1949- 8
Dollar, Clyde David, 1932-1983 7
Futrall, John C. (John Clinton), 1873-1939 7
Garland, A. H. (Augustus Hill), 1832-1899 7
Jerome Relocation Center (Ark.) 7
NAFSA: Association of International Educators (Washington, D.C.) 7
Purdue, A. H. (Albert Homer), 1861-1917 7
Warren, Lloyd Oliver, 1915-2014 7
Apfelbaum, Charles 6
Arkansas Historical Association 6
Donaghey, George Washington 6
Hays, Brooks 6
League of Women Voters of Arkansas 6
Robinson, Joseph Taylor, 1872-1937 6
United States. War Relocation Authority 6
Arkansas Educational Television Network 5
Between the Covers Rare Books 5
Cochran, Robert, 1943- 5
Commonwealth College (Mena, Ark.) 5
Dillard, Tom W. 5
Dunlap, Zillah Peel 5
Hargrett, Lester, 1902-1962 5
Harvey, W. H. (William Hope), 1851-1936 5
Jones, Euine Fay, 1921-2004 5
Leflar, Robert A. (Robert Allen), 1901-1997 5
Parler, Mary Celestia 5
Pike, Albert, 1809-1891 5
Purdue, Richard Howell, 1901-1982 5
Simon, Charlie May Hogue, 1897-1977 5
United States. National Archives and Records Administration 5
Arkansas. State Highway & Transportation Department 4
Bumpers, Dale 4
Cane Hill College (Washington County, Ark.) 4
Council for International Exchange of Scholars 4
Cravens, Fadjo, 1899-1974 4
Deane, Ernie 4
Fletcher, John Gould, 1886-1950 4
Gist, Jessamine 4
Harding, Arthur M. (Arthur McCracken), 1884-1947 4
Hays, Marion Prather 4
Huckaby, Elizabeth Paisley 4
Johnson, Charles A. 4
League of Women Voters (Washington County, Ark.) 4
Lemke, W. J. (Walter John), 1891-1968 4
Morgan, James Logan 4
Ozark Society 4
Pennywit, Phillip 4
Quesenbury, William Minor, 1822-1888 4
Remmel, Harmon L., Jr. (Harmon Liveright), 1916-2003 4
Rohwer Relocation Center (Ark.) 4
Stone, Edward Durell, 1902-1978 4
Sutherland, Cyrus, 1920-2008 4
Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-1982 4
United States. Congress. House 4
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Libraries 4
Washington County Historical Society (Ark.) 4
Yell, Archibald, 1797 or 1799-1847 4
American Indian Movement 3
Argosy Book Stores 3
Arkansas Audubon Society 3
Arkansas Centennial Commission 3
Arkansas Missionary Baptists 3
Arkansas gazette (Little Rock, Ark. : 1889) 3
Baerg, Eloise Farris, 1904-1997 3
Baker, Virgil L. (Virgil Lyle), 1896-1974 3
Bolsterli, Margaret Jones 3
Borland, Solon, 1808-1864 3
Branner, John Casper, 1850-1922 3
Brough, Charles Hillman, 1876-1935 3
Brown, Kent 3
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 3
Cleburne, Patrick Ronayne, 1828-1864 3
Daggett, Charles Ebenezer, 1885-1954 3
Daughters of the American Revolution. Marion Chapter (Fayetteville, Ark.) 3
Davis, Jeff, 1862-1913 3
Dellinger, Samuel C. (Samuel Claudius), 1892- 3
Earle, Fontaine Richard, 1831-1908 3
Ellis, Clyde T. (Clyde Taylor), 1908-1980 3
Ellis, Elizabeth D. 3
Elsass, Nanette Williams, 1933- 3
Fayetteville Garden Club (Ark.) 3
Fisher, George, 1923-2003 3
Ford, Edsel 3
Fordyce, John R. (John Rison), 1869-1939 3
Freund, Louis, 1905-1999 3
Gatewood, Willard B., Jr. (Willard Badgett), 1931- 3
General Federation of Women's Clubs of Arkansas 3
Griswold, Nat R., 1901-1991 3
Harris, Oren, 1903-1997 3
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