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R. H. Bean Property Records

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

Conaly Bedell "The Terror in Fayetteville" Typescript

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Identifier: MS B39
Scope and Content Note

Original typescript of Conaly Bedell's, "The Terror in Fayetteville," a history of the Civil War and its impacts on Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Dates: 1966

Benjamin W. Bedford Farm Account Book

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Identifier: MS L58 B39
Scope and Content Note

Record of farm accounts maintained by Faulkner County, Arkansas farmer in 1879.

Dates: 1879

John S. Beebe Photographs

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Identifier: MS B392
Scope and Content Note

55 photographic negatives of wells, drillers and other workers, drilling operations, suppliers, tank cars, storage tanks, and other scenes, persons, and activities in the El Dorado and Smackover oil fields of Union and Ouachita Counties, and in and around the cities of El Dorado, Norphlet, and Smackover, Arkansas.

Dates: 1921-1926

Bunn and Louise Shores Bell Materials

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Identifier: MC 1942
Scope and Content Note

This collection includes family biographical materials, correspondence, newspaper clippings, family photographs and photographs of the Lake-Shores-Bell House.

Dates: 1870-1997

S. Nadean Riley Bell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC 507
Scope and Content Note

Genealogy (narrative and charts) of the Riley family, primarily of Crawford, Franklin, and Madison counties; includes McLin, Langley, Smalley, Golden, Norris, Maxey, and Taylor family connections.

Dates: 1700s-1987

Bella Vista Time Capsule Video Tape

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Identifier: MC 2513
Content Description Videocassette tape containing footage regarding a 2007 time capsule created by the City of Bella Vista to commemorate its incorporation as a city. The tape begins with news footage from local news station KNWA about the time capsule. The remainder of the tape is a recording of a City of Bella Vista event about the time capsule; speakers include the mayor, Frank Anderson; the Bella Vista Historical Society President, Carole Westby; and, as keynote speaker, University of Arkansas Special...
Dates: 2007

Ben Kimpel Papers

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Identifier: MC 497
Scope and Content Note

The papers contain twelve photograph albums which contain pictures taken of various places Kimpel visited between 1958 and 1970. Albums are arranged chronologically and the labels of each album were created by Kimpel. The papers also contain one plaque for distinguished teaching, which Kimpel received from the Blue Key Fraternity in 1961.

Dates: 1958-1971

Jessie Angeline Evans Benham Papers

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Identifier: MC 2265
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of materials, predominately correspondence and press coverage, regarding Jessie Angeline (Angie) Evans, with the bulk focusing on her support of school integration while student council president at Van Buren High School in Van Buren, Arkansas. Her remarks at a school board meeting in 1958 made national and international news, and she was featured in publications such as Life, Time, and ...
Dates: ca 1935-2017; Majority of material found in 1958-1959

Dick Bennett "Ozarks At Large" Remarks on Fulbright Peace Fountain

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Identifier: MC 2487
Content Description

“KUAF Public Radio commentary, read by Dick Bennett and produced by Jacqueline Froelich, aired June 14th and 16th [2002] on ‘Ozarks at Large,’” in which Bennett discusses the Fulbright Peace Fountain on the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville campus. Audiocassette tape with recording of remarks, and a brief accompanying description on KUAF stationery.

Dates: June 2002

Enoch Arnold Bennett-Frank Arthur Swinnerton Correspondence

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Identifier: MS B439
Scope and Content Note

Two signed, autographed letters, one signed, autograph note, and carbon copy of 97 typed letters from Bennett to Swinnerton; 354 original letters, notes, and telegrams from Swinnerton to Bennett; 31 letters or notes from Swinnerton to Marguerite Soulié Bennett, Dorothy Cheston Bennett, and Bennett's secretary "Miss Nerney"; and Bennett's 3-page literary manuscript, "Frank Swinnerton, a Personal Sketch."

Dates: 1910-1931

R. C. Bentley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS B446 316
Scope and Content Note

"A collection of mostly ribald jokes heard at Farmington in the 1930s."

Dates: circa 1930-1939

Benton County Court Records

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Identifier: MC 1577
Scope and Content Note

Positive photocopies of original documents held by the Benton County Archives. Court records showing a call for local Justice of the Peace officers to ratify secession in 1861 and to allocate money to support a home guard unit. 7 legal-size sheets.

Dates: 1861-1869

Benton County Horticultural Society Scrapbook

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Identifier: q MS B45
Scope and Content Note

Mounted clippings, constitution and by-laws, membership rolls, correspondence, memoranda and other manuscript, typescript, and printed material pertaining to affairs of and interests of Society and its members.

Dates: 1893-1912

Benton County Justice of the Peace Court Dockets

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Identifier: MC 20
Scope and Content Note

Benton County Justice of Peace court dockets in bound volumes, August 31, 1921-December 30, 1922; January 31, 1925-January 17, 1939.

Dates: 1921-1939

Bentonville Business and Professional Women's Club Records

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Identifier: MC 1189
Scope and Content Note The Club's scrapbooks contain yearbooks with information, such as objectives, names of the officers and the committees, membership, and monthly meeting schedules; bylaws; minutes of the meetings; letters; greeting and thank you cards; pamphlets; brochures; newsletters; announcements; programs; proclamations; surveys; reports; expense records; certificates; awards; newspaper clippings; black and white and color photographs; memorabilia; and other material pertaining to the Club's activities...
Dates: 1959-1989

Bentonville College Record Book

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Identifier: MC 1035
Scope and Content Note

Secretary's record book of Bentonville College containing articles of association, bylaws, and minutes of trustees meetings, 1894-1901.

Dates: 1894-1901

Bentonville Railroad Executive Committee Records

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Identifier: MC 997
Scope and Content Note

Transactions of an executive committee of concerned northwest Arkansas businessmen who wished to establish a railroad from Bentonville to Oklahoma and points west. The proposed railroad was eventually acquired by the Arkansas and Oklahoma Railroad.

Dates: 1895-1898

Charles L. von Berg Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MC 863
Scope and Content Note

The Joseph Swift family were friends of von Berg and assembled the material in this collection. Included are photographs and post cards of von Berg, his wife Martha, adopted son Jack Crawford, their home on East Mountain near Fayetteville, and individuals from the Sioux and Comanche tribes. Also included are post cards von Berg and his family sent to the Swifts and others in Arkansas. All post cards have messages on verso.

Dates: 1900-1937

Berry, Dickinson, Peel Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1372
Scope and Content Note The materials in this collection are primarily items collected by Ruth Dickinson Berry (1880-1973) and her daughter, Mary Berry Preston (1914-1997). The materials in the Berry, Dickinson, Peel Family Papers (1833-1977) are a diverse accumulation of records which include family correspondence; political, legal, and financial documents; school records; scrapbooks, albums, and notebooks; greeting cards; clipping files; notes for newspaper articles; records of institutions, clubs,...
Dates: 1830-1977; Majority of material found within 1890-1960

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University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 240
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South by Southwest Books (Fayetteville, Ark.) 93
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Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 28
Arkansas Industrial University 23
Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994 22
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Apfelbaum, Charles 19
Compton, Ellen 18
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 16
Orion Book Service 16
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
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Libraries. Special Collections Department 10
Cravens, Fadjo (William Fadjo), 1929-2012 9
Smith, Stephen A., 1949- 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
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
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
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