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Ralph Barnhart Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 2025
Content Description Materials consist of personal correspondence,materials related to Barnhart's academic career with a focus on the topic of Little Rock's law school and its creation, and other materials related to the personal and professional life of Ralph Barnhart.
Dates: 1923 - 1990

Ida G. Barr Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MC 619
Scope and Content Note Scrapbook pages and photograph, circa 1896. 9 items.

Scrapbook pages containing 1896 Arkansas Industrial University (now the University of Arkansas) graduation program, senior class song (written by Ida G. Barr), views of Fayetteville and U of A campus, newspaper clippings. Photograph (7½ x 9 3/4" mounted on card) is of Old Main from the north, dated on reverse 1904-1906.
Dates: ca 1896-1906

Vernie L. Bartlett Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1687
Scope and Content Note The Vernie L. Bartlett Papers contain correspondence from various family members, newspaper clippings, and over one hundred and fifty hand-written sermons. There are also photographs documenting life at the School of the Ozarks, Vernie Bartlett’s experiences in the Philippines and New Guinea during World War II, Bartlett family life, as well as images of rural religious life in Arkansas.
Dates: 1921-1999

Loy E. Barton Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1849
Scope and Content Note Materials include documents, photographs, publications, and newspaper articles.
Dates: 1935-1986

T.H. Barton Papers

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Identifier: MC 1541
Scope and Content Note The Barton papers detail his Democratic senate primary race in 1944, which he lost to J.W. Fulbright. This collection contains correspondence, materials, newspaper clippings, and lists.
Dates: 1944

William Johnson Barton Textbooks

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Identifier: MC 32
Scope and Content Note Collection consists of the "First Notebook," a notebook used by William Johnson Barton while a student at Arkansas Industrial University.
Dates: May 1, 1875

Neil K. Basen "Kate Richards O'Hare: The 'First Lady' of American Socialism, 1901-1917" Typescript

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Identifier: MS B291 278
Scope and Contents Xerox copy of typewritten text (41 pages) and "Notes' (pp. [1-48]) of unpublished essay, "Kate Richards O'Hare: The 'First Lady' of American Socialism, 1901-1917," "[a]n earlier version of [which] was presented at the annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians in St. Louis, Missouri, April 10, 1976" (p. [1]).
Dates: 1976

Robert Harold Basham Illustrations from A History of Cane Hill College in Arkansas

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Identifier: MS B29
Scope and Content Note Illustrations from A History of Cane Hill College in Arkansas, a 1969 doctoral dissertation by Robert Basham of the University of Arkansas.
Dates: 1969

Basore Family Papers

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Identifier: MC 2241
Content Description The collection contains materials, predominantly correspondence, related to the Basore family of Arkansas, Illinois, and Missouri. Much of the correspondence is by or between siblings George W. Basore, Francis Marion (F.M.) Basore, and Abraham Denver (A.D.) Basore, and many letters relate to the Kingston Roller Mill of Kingston, Arkansas, which several family members were involved with. As described by the donor, Wayne Clark, in his introduction to the collection, "The letters are mostly during...
Dates: 1883-2011

T. L. Bass Video and Audio Cassette Tapes

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Identifier: MC 1113
Scope and Content Note Video and audio cassette tapes created by T. L. Bass in preparation for his 1991 film, The Buffalo River: A National Treasure. Audiocassette 1 contains an interview conducted by Bass with Bill and Orphera Villines, Mt. Sherman (Newton County) Arkansas, in 1989. Audiocassette 2 and the videotape contain an interview with Orphea Duty conducted on October 1, 1989.
Dates: 1989-1991

Clinton Owen Bates Papers

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Identifier: MC 594
Scope and Content Note 2 photographs of Clinton Owen Bates; typescript of reminiscences, entitled "Old Age," dated 1949. Reminiscences include Civil War experiences in northwest Arkansas, Bates' life in Indian Territory as teacher at the Male Seminary, Talequah, and memories of Cherokee leader John Ross and Indian agent (later U.S. senator) Robert Latham Owen.
Dates: circa 1860-1949

Batesville Land Office Record of Land Entries

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Identifier: MS B31
Scope and Contents U.S. General Land Office, Batesville, Arkansas Receiver of Public Monies record of land entries, July 13, 1822. Typescript copy of original, on two leaves. Notes $1000 received for "...sale of Public Lands for this amount, per Receipt granted to the following named [8] persons, being in full for the following lands, purchased by them respectively at Private sale on this day."
Dates: 1822

Battle of Fort Pillow Materials

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Identifier: MC 1667
Scope and Content Note This collection reflects Mainfort’s efforts to unravel conflicting reports of the Battle of Fort Pillow. The collection includes materials representing both Union and Confederate sides of the conflict, focusing on soldiers’ recollections of their experiences. Materials address the battle, the Confederate occupation of Fort Pillow in 1861-1862, Union naval actions against the fort, and the Union occupation of the fort in 1862-1864. The collection is comprised of military records,...
Dates: 1858-2000

Bauxite Historical Association and Museum Register

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Identifier: MC 1657
Scope and Content Note Materials in this collection include a listing of items that have been donated or loaned to the museum since its opening in 1986. This listing is a copy of a typed list created from a handwritten log. Pages have been added in five submissions ranging from 2005 to 2017. Updates are added as received.
Dates: 1986-2021

Charlotte Ellen Lea Bax Memoirs

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Identifier: MC 2330
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of two copies (one partial) of typescripts of Charlotte Ellen Lea Bax's memoirs, with handwritten edits. Topics discussed include her early childhood, parents, religion, her courtship and marriage, her children, London society, and London's influenza epidemic of 1895.
Dates: 1936-1937

Jasper Baxter Papers

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Identifier: MC 1114
Scope and Content Note Pension application form letters and documents received or submitted by Baxter's widow to the Department of the Interior Bureau of Pensions. Documents include those pertaining to Baxter's divorce from his first wife Matilda in 1869 and an 1863 promotion certificate presented to Corporal Robert D. Harris of Company I, 2nd Arkansas Cavalry (Union).
Dates: 1863-1903

Melba Pattillo Beals Papers

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Identifier: MC 1795
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of letters, photographs, magazines, newspaper and other publication clippings, commemorative materials, and related materials regarding Melba Pattillo Beals and detailing the integration of Little Rock’s Central High School in 1957-1958. Also included are materials associated with Beals’ book manuscript and publications titled Warriors Don’t Cry and White is a State of Mind. Family materials include correspondence and materials associated with Lois Pattillo, Melba...
Dates: 1957-2001

John M. Beam Papers

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Identifier: MC 780
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, programs, printed material, and other papers. The papers pertain to Beam's work with the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN). He served as field organizer in Jonesboro and as lead organizer in Little Rock; as head organizer in Memphis in establishing Tennessee ACORN; as unemployment agitator for the United Labor Organization (ULO); and as regional director for the Mid-South and Mid-West regions of ACORN (Iowa, Missouri, Louisiana, Tennessee and Texas).
Dates: 1974-1983

John M. Beam Papers Addendum

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Identifier: MC 1059
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, proposals, and other papers, mainly pertaining to the Jobs and Justice Campaign. Proposals include summaries of Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) activities.
Dates: 1978-1982

R. H. Bean Property Records

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Identifier: MC 2474
Content Description Deed documenting sale of property in Washington County, Ark. from R. H. Bean and his wife, Mary L. Bean, to John M. Lacy, as well as accompanying document with Circuit Court clerk’s certification of the deed, 1870; deed documenting sale of property in Washington County, Ark. from Richard H. Bean and Mary L. Bean to Mark Bean, 1857, with an addendum dated 1862 by Mark and Nancy Bean bequeathing the property to John M. Lacy and Eliza P. Lacy, as well as accompanying document with Circuit Court...
Dates: 1857-1870

Martin Elbert and Virgie Beaty Journals

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Identifier: MC 1734
Scope and Content Note The notebooks range from 1923 until 1987, representing over 60 years of a life of varied entrepreneurship in Northwest Arkansas through much of the 20th century, most notably his ventures with a vineyard during the Depression. The contents of this collection, with the exception of Book 3, are authored by and almost exclusively pertain to Beaty himself. The notebooks have been numbered in the original order in which they were received by Special...
Dates: 1923-1987

Mary Elizabeth Brandon Beaver Diary

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Identifier: MS B38
Scope and Content Note Typewritten transcript of 33-page fragment of a diary kept during a journey from Texas to Chicago, February 17 to April 16, 1865. Prefaced with nine pages of songs and poems from the diary.
Dates: 1865

Margaret Bebee Scrapbook

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Identifier: MC 912
Scope and Content Note Fort Smith Senior High School scrapbook of 1930 graduate Margaret Bebee. Scrapbook includes some family photographs.
Dates: 1929-1930

Samuel Beckett Materials

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Identifier: MC 2224
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of two handwritten thank-you notes from Beckett to Robert Cochran (a writer and a professor in the University of Arkansas Department of English), as well as a copy of a book review. Cochran is the author of Samuel Beckett: A Study of the Short Fiction (1991), and also wrote his doctoral thesis, "'Unmakable Love': A Study of the Plays of Samuel Beckett" (1973) on Beckett's work.
Dates: 1971-1982

Calvin Wallis Bedell Journal

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Identifier: MC 2353
Scope and Content Note Journal of agricultural agent Calvin Wallis Bedell. Journal entries begin January 1, 1930, and continue intermittently through November 1930. Topics includes traveling, social events, his work, and weather; locations include Newport, Little Rock, Van Buren, Olyphant, and Malvern, Arkansas. In addition to journal entries, the volume includes insertions of clippings, notes, photograph, correspondence, and ephemera.
Dates: ca 1930-1975

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University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 232
Arkansas -- Politics and government 177
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 93
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University of Arkansas, Fayetteville – Students 78
Authors -- Arkansas 63
Arkansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 60
World War, 1939-1945 58
Women -- Arkansas -- Societies and clubs 55
Washington County (Ark.) 52
Religion -- Arkansas 49
Little Rock (Ark.) 41
Business records -- Arkansas 40
Fort Smith (Ark.) 36
Agriculture -- Arkansas 34
Education -- Arkansas 34
Home demonstration work -- Arkansas 34
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Societies and clubs 33
Lawyers -- Arkansas 32
Political campaigns -- Arkansas 32
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville – Alumni and alumnae 31
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville – Photographs 31
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Letters 29
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Buildings 28
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville – Administration 28
World War, 1914-1918 28
Women authors, American -- Arkansas 27
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Exchange of persons programs 18
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Educational exchanges 12
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Arkansas Territory 10
Churches of Christ -- Arkansas 10
Concentration camps -- United States 10
Cotton growing -- Arkansas 10
Environmental protection -- Arkansas 10
Medicine 10
Sebastian County (Ark.) 10
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Sports 10
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 10
Arkansas -- Photographs 9
Bentonville (Ark.) 9
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Crawford County (Ark.) 9
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South by Southwest Books (Fayetteville, Ark.) 93
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 79
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 27
Arkansas Industrial University 23
Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994 22
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Apfelbaum, Charles 19
Compton, Ellen 18
Orion Book Service 16
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 15
Randolph, Vance, 1892-1980 15
Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) 12
Commonwealth College (Mena, Ark.) 12
Finger, Charles Joseph, 1869-1941 12
Fletcher, John Gould, 1886-1950 12
Hudgins, Mary Dengler, 1901-1987 11
United States. Congress. House 10
Cravens, Fadjo (William Fadjo), 1929-2012 9
Smith, Stephen A., 1949- 9
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Libraries. Special Collections Department 9
Bumpers, Dale 8
Dollar, Clyde David, 1932-1983 8
Futrall, John C. (John Clinton), 1873-1939 8
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
Clinton, Hillary Rodham 7
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
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
Huckaby, Elizabeth Paisley 6
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
Arkansas Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs 5
Arkansas. State Highway & Transportation Department 5
Babcock, Bernie, 1868-1962 5
Between the Covers Rare Books 5
Cane Hill College (Washington County, Ark.) 5
Caraway, Thaddeus H. (Thaddeus Horatius), 1871-1931 5
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 5
Compton, Neil, 1912-1999 5
Dunlap, Zillah Peel 5
Freund, Louis, 1905-1999 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
Peace Links 5
Price, Florence, 1887-1953 5
Pryor, David, 1934- 5
Purdue, Richard Howell, 1901-1982 5
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
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
Arkansas. Constitutional Convention (1979-1980) 4
Arkansas. Convention (1861) 4
Bates, Daisy 4
Bumpers, Betty, 1925-2018 4
Burnside, Sarah McKee, 1930- 4
Council for International Exchange of Scholars 4
Dellinger, Samuel C. (Samuel Claudius), 1892- 4
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