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Ball Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1477
Scope and Contents

Genealogical materials and correspondence of the Ball family of Arkansas. Correspondence in collection consists of photocopies and transcriptions rather than originals; correspondents include Nancy Ball, J. S. Ball, Jane Ball Tucker, Ann Ball, Matilda Ball Welborn, and others, particularly of Pleasant Hill, Arkansas and Atlas, Illinois, writing to Lucinda Ball Robison of Washington County, Arkansas. Topics include family, health, and farming.

Dates: circa 1839-1994

Leerie Ball Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 875
Scope and Content Note

The papers contain correspondence to and from friends and preachers; diaries of church meetings, baptisms, and other events; sermon notes; records of northwest Arkansas churches; photographs of family, students, and northwest Arkansas subjects.

Dates: 1924-1969

James Balla Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS B21
Scope and Content Note Last will and testament of James Balla of Cumberland County, Province of Pennsylvania, together with receipts, statements of account, certificate, letter, list and other documents pertaining to affairs of his sons James and Augustus and other heirs and descendants, and to indentured service, 1771-1775, of Irish immigrant Richard Joice. Places to which material relates include Chambersburg, Pennsylvania; Bedford, Cumberland, and Franklin Counties, Pennsylvania; Baltimore and Frederick County,...
Dates: 1763-1824

Baptists. Arkansas. Little Rock Association of Regular Baptists Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: MS B229L
Scope and Content Note

"Minutes of the Little Rock Association of Regular Baptists,: Held at Salem Church, Clark County, Arkansas Territory, on the first Saturday in November, 1825." Little Rock, William E. Woodruff, Printer.

Dates: 1825

Baptists. Arkansas. White River Church Proceedings

 Collection
Identifier: MS B229Wh 233E
Scope and Content Note

One-page "Rules of decorum" followed by proceedings of monthly "conference" of the congregation, October 2, 1830 - July 1839. Record is incomplete, with pages wanting.

Dates: 1830-1839

Bardwell Photographs

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Identifier: MC 709
Scope and Content Note

Twenty postcard photographs of people and places in and near Rosboro (Pike County). The Bardwell photographs were taken by B. Bardwell and his nephew Carney Bardwell, Rosboro, Arkansas, from about 1910 to 1926. The photographs are all 3 1/4" x 5 1/4" and are printed on the verso for use as postcards. Descriptive material was included for most of the photographs, and is incorporated into the description of each photograph.

Dates: ca 1910-1926

Emma Byrnes Barnes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1112
Scope and Content Note The collection, comprising personal papers and memorabilia of Emma Byrnes Barnes and her daughter, Elizabeth Byrnes, University of Arkansas alumna, class of 1938, contains newspaper clippings pertaining to the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas; letters; term report card; AAUW yearbooks; 1900 Kappa Alpha reception and 1905 Sigma Alpha Epsilon banquet programs; personal portraits and group photographs; and other documents. It also contains the obituary announcement of A.M....
Dates: ca 1895-1950s

James Craig Barnes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 245
Abstract

Audiovisual materials, scripts, and transcripts of a television feature story called “Fulbright: 30 Years”, a 1975 retrospective on the political career of J. William Fulbright produced by James Craig Barnes.

Dates: 1968-1975

Mary Antoinette Barnett Diploma

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Identifier: MC 1435
Scope and Content Note

The collection contains Mary Antoinette Barnett's Arkansas Industrial University diploma dating from 1876.

Dates: 1876

Ralph Clayton Barnhart U. S. War Relocation Authority Records and Related Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS B266 382
Scope and Content Note

Legal opinions, proceedings, memoranda, report, and published materials pertaining to the U.S. War Relocation Authority, especially as regards its Central Utah Relocation Project at Topaz, Utah, and to its successor agency, the War Agency Liquidation Unit of the U.S. Department of the Interior.

Dates: 1942-1947

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

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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

Michael Barr Interview of Bill Clinton for The Grapevine

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Identifier: MC 1729
Scope and Contents The collection contains materials related to an interview of Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton conducted by journalist Michael Barr for The Grapevine in 1979. Included are an audio cassette tape recording of the interview, as well as CDs containing digitized .wav files of the tape; a draft transcript of the interview created by the Pryor Center; and a typescript of reminiscences by Barr about the interview. Interview topics include the Arkansas state budget,...
Dates: 1979-2007

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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1883-2011

T. L. Bass Video and Audio Cassette Tapes

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

Daisy Bates Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 582
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of twelve boxes of correspondence and other documents, photographs, audio cassettes, and film. The files include correspondence resulting from her work and that of her husband, L.C. Bates, with the NAACP between 1957 and 1974. Significant correspondents include Harry Ashmore, Dale Bumpers, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, Orval Faubus, and Roy Wilkins. An index of correspondents is located at the end of this finding aid. Other materials in the collection include honors and...
Dates: 1940-1988

Batesville Land Office Record of Land Entries

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

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University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 285
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 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- 19
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
United States. Congress. House 10
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Libraries. Special Collections Department 10
Bumpers, Dale 9
Clinton, Hillary Rodham 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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