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Mat Bolls Letter

 Collection
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

 Collection
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 fourteen of Bonar's original field notebooks, which he used as the basis for his annotations. These notebooks feature...
Dates: 1978-2023

William Bonner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 2023
Scope and Contents

William Bonner was a professor in the School of Social Work. The materials in this collection consist of departmental reports and professional research pertaining to sociology, urban planning, and rural development policies.

Dates: 1961-1999

Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville Papers

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

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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

 Collection
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. A 2023 addition to the...
Dates: circa 1870-2023

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...
Dates: 1904-1963

Ben O. Bracken Photograph Collection

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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 Enslaved Persons

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1141
Scope and Content Note

Official account, signed by Bradley County Clerk W. H. Wheeler, listing the names of eleven enslaved persons belonging to the estate of James. T. Bragg, the names of the enslavers purchasing, and the price paid. Enslaved persons included in this bill were Marion, Solomon, Jerry, Sterling, Anniea, who was mentioned as being accompanied by an unnamed child, Evilia, Linnifer, Sally, and Marzu, who was also mentioned as being accompanied by an unnamed child.

Dates: 1860

Bradley County Businesses and Road Overseers

 Collection
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

 Collection
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 correspondence includes letters written during the era of the antebellum South as well as the Civil War. Included in Folder 12 is a list of birth dates, and in some cases death dates, of persons enslaved by Hosea Bragg. Also included is correspondence during the period 1866-1911, as well as letters written during the First...
Dates: circa 1836-1993

Amanda Malvina Fitzallen McClellan Braly Family Papers

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

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University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 288
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University of Arkansas, Fayetteville – Students 81
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Home demonstration work -- Arkansas 36
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World War, 1914-1918 34
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Buffalo National River (Ark.) 12
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South by Southwest Books (Fayetteville, Ark.) 94
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 87
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 30
Arkansas Industrial University 23
Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994 22
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Apfelbaum, Charles 20
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 20
Compton, Ellen 17
Randolph, Vance, 1892-1980 17
Orion Book Service 16
Fletcher, John Gould, 1886-1950 14
Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) 13
Commonwealth College (Mena, Ark.) 13
Finger, Charles Joseph, 1869-1941 12
Hudgins, Mary Dengler, 1901-1987 11
Smith, Stephen A., 1949- 11
Clinton, Hillary Rodham 10
United States. Congress. House 10
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Libraries. Special Collections Department 10
Bumpers, Dale 9
Cravens, Fadjo (William Fadjo), 1929-2012 9
Jerome Relocation Center (Ark.) 9
NAFSA: Association of International Educators (Washington, D.C.) 9
Dollar, Clyde David, 1932-1983 8
Futrall, John C. (John Clinton), 1873-1939 8
Garland, A. H. (Augustus Hill), 1832-1899 8
Ozark Society 8
Prichard, Anne 8
Purdue, A. H. (Albert Homer), 1861-1917 8
Rohwer Relocation Center (Ark.) 8
Simon, Charlie May Hogue, 1897-1977 8
United States. Congress. Senate 8
Wappel, Anthony J., 1963- 8
Warren, Lloyd Oliver, 1915-2014 8
Cochran, Robert, 1943- 7
Deane, Ernie 7
Dillard, Tom W. 7
Donaghey, George Washington 7
Harvey, W. H. (William Hope), 1851-1936 7
Hays, Brooks 7
Jones, Euine Fay, 1921-2004 7
League of Women Voters of Arkansas 7
Lemke, W. J. (Walter John), 1891-1968 7
McMath, Sid 7
Price, Florence, 1887-1953 7
Robinson, Joseph Taylor, 1872-1937 7
United States. War Relocation Authority 7
University of Arkansas (System). Division of Agriculture 7
Arkansas Educational Television Network 6
Arkansas Historical Association 6
Arkansas. Constitutional Convention (1969-1970) 6
Bolsterli, Margaret Jones 6
Brough, Charles Hillman, 1876-1935 6
Compton, Neil, 1912-1999 6
Davis, Jeff, 1862-1913 6
Freund, Louis, 1905-1999 6
Huckaby, Elizabeth Paisley 6
Johnson, Charles A. 6
Leflar, Robert A. (Robert Allen), 1901-1997 6
Parler, Mary Celestia 6
Peace Links 6
Pike, Albert, 1809-1891 6
Pryor, David, 1934- 6
Quesenbury, William Minor, 1822-1888 6
Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-1982 6
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. School of Architecture 6
Yell, Archibald, 1797 or 1799-1847 6
Arkansas Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs 5
Arkansas gazette (Little Rock, Ark. : 1889) 5
Arkansas. State Highway & Transportation Department 5
Babcock, Bernie, 1868-1962 5
Between the Covers Rare Books 5
Burnside, Sarah McKee, 1930- 5
Cane Hill College (Washington County, Ark.) 5
Caraway, Thaddeus H. (Thaddeus Horatius), 1871-1931 5
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 5
Dunlap, Zillah Peel 5
Fisher, George, 1923-2003 5
Griswold, Nat R., 1901-1991 5
Hargrett, Lester, 1902-1962 5
Hays, Marion Prather 5
Marinoni, Rosa Zagnoni, 1888-1970 5
Old State House Museum (Ark.) 5
Purdue, Richard Howell, 1901-1982 5
Read, Lessie Stringfellow, 1891-1971 5
Southern Tenant Farmers' Union 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
Washington County Historical Society (Ark.) 5
American Indian Movement 4
Argosy Book Stores 4
Arkansas History Commission 4
Arkansas State Penitentiary 4
Arkansas. Constitutional Convention (1979-1980) 4
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