Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 201 - 225 of 2271

Rudyard Kipling Bent Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1068
Content Description

This collection includes personal and professional works authored by R. K. Bent, correspondence, photographs, high school and college graduation materials from Bent's time as a student and educator, certificates and awards, drawings by Bent, and collected research on Christianity and its effect on Bent's teaching methods.

Dates: 1901-1989; Majority of material found within 1918-1987

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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

James Russell Berry Memoir

 Collection
Identifier: MS B459
Scope and Content Note

"Facts and Reminiscences, Recorded by Hon. James R. Berry" September 20, 1906; an autobiographical account by former Arkansas school teacher, lawyer, Madison County clerk, state legislator and Auditor of State (1868-1872) who was Governor Isaac Murphy's son-in-law and, for two years, his private secretary. Included is material pertaining to the history and genealogy of the Berry and related families.

Dates: 1906

Mary C. Berry "Hon. James H. Berry" Essay

 Collection
Identifier: MC 744
Scope and Content Note

20-page account of family stories of James H. Berry, 1841-1913, Confederate soldier, lawyer, governor of Arkansas, and United States senator, written by his granddaughter, Mary C. Berry.

Dates: 1942

Trey Berry Interviews

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1508
Scope and Content Note

Recorded interviews

Dates: 1987

Penny Berryman Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MC 2505
Content Description

The collection includes items pertaining to competitive angler Penny Berryman and to Lakeland Marine, a Springdale, Arkansas business. It includes three photographs, a newspaper clipping, and a letter from Berryman to Rick Mayes, the manager of Lakeland Marine.

Dates: circa 1988-1991

Bob and Patty Besom Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1758
Scope and Content Note The collection contains Arkansas historical materials collected by Bob and Patty Besom. Series I, The University of Arkansas News Bureau files, contains a variety of material focused on contemporary University activities. Included are printed, typed, or hand-written press releases, communications from faculty, staff and media, newspaper clippings, research material, and drafts of stories. Series II, Union Saw Mill Material, contains materials pertaining to the Union Saw Mill...
Dates: circa 1759-2019

Bessie B. Moore Center for Economic Education Records

 Collection
Identifier: MC 2280-UA
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, certificates, an oral history interview, plaques, and photographs.

Dates: 1953-1992

Beta Gamma Sigma, Alpha Chapter Records

 Item
Identifier: MC 2686.UA
Scope and Contents

Beta Gamma Sigma is an international honor society for business students and some of its U of A materials are found in this collection. It consists of the chapter's original charter, event programs, and leaflets.

Dates: 1932-2018; Majority of material found within 1982-2018

Bethlehem Church Records

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1351
Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of photocopies of minutes and other records of Bethlehem Church, Washington County, Arkansas, with copies of published information about the church.

Dates: 1887-1922

Norma Mae Bigger Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1720
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a scrapbook likely created by Norma Mae Bigger of Fayetteville, Arkansas; it includes photographs of Fayetteville; photos and clippings related to Bigger family members, and particularly to her brother Ed Bigger's service in World War I; and autograph pages signed by people living in Fayetteville as well as by Bigger family members and others living elsewhere. Also included is a 1914 postcard addressed to Norma Bigger.

Dates: circa 1914-1922

R. S. Biggers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 614
Scope and Content Note

Letters and copies of letters to and from R. S. Biggers.

The letters mainly pertain to R. S. Biggers's behind-the-scenes political activities: letters requesting his help in getting people jobs and letters he wrote to Wilbur D. Mills, Hattie W. Caraway, and John E. Miller, recommending people for jobs. Unless otherwise noted, it should be assumed that R. S. Biggers' location was Hardy, Arkansas.

Dates: 1929-1940

Bill Clinton Honorary Degree Acceptance Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MC 2564
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of one letter.

Dates: May 4, 1993

Bill of Sale for Spencer, an Enslaved Boy

 Collection
Identifier: MC 2460
Scope and Content Note

Bill of sale for Spencer, a 15-year-old enslaved boy, and the current crops of James D. Morrisett of Hempstead County, Arkansas, to Benjamin J. H. Gaines of Washington County, Arkansas. The sale is described as being for the financial benefit of Fanny B. Morrisett.

Dates: May 19, 1862

John Billingsley Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS L34 1876
Scope and Content Note

Six-page letter, dated at Billingsley P.O., Arkansas, June 26, 1876 and addressed to "The committee appointed to collect historical matter for the centennial celebration...at Fort Smith...." Letter pertains to the history of Sebastian County, Arkansas and to pioneer life in the state from 1814.

Dates: 1876

Irene Bird Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1149
Scope and Content Note The scrapbook contains printed pages for social functions, theaters, and places of entertainment attended; the names of Bird's friends, their autographs and brief comments; newspaper clippings; postcards; greeting cards; invitations; printed concert and theater programs; admission tickets to sporting events; partially identified snapshots of Irene Bird, her friends, classmates, and professors (Dr. McKinley) at the university, some snapshots taken in front of Carnall Hall, one picture of the...
Dates: 1923-1925

Otto A. Bird Correspondence with Ezra Pound

 Collection
Identifier: MS B442 453
Scope and Content Note

Twenty pieces of correspondence between Otto Bird and Ezra Pound, poet and literary critic, comprise the largest part of this collection. Pound's early correspondence with Bird chiefly concerns Bird's study of the medieval Italian poet Guido Cavalcanti. Later correspondence contains Pound's ideas on the philosophy of education as shaped by Dante, Milton, Aristotle, Confucius, and others, and his opinions of world literature in relation to the "Great Books" series.

Dates: 1932-1955; Majority of material found within 1951-1952

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 288
Arkansas -- Politics and government 190
Fayetteville (Ark.) 133
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Faculty 101
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 95
∨ more
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville – Students 81
Authors -- Arkansas 68
World War, 1939-1945 68
Arkansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 62
Washington County (Ark.) 61
Women -- Arkansas -- Societies and clubs 55
Religion -- Arkansas 49
Little Rock (Ark.) 48
Education -- Arkansas 42
Business records -- Arkansas 41
Fort Smith (Ark.) 40
Agriculture -- Arkansas 39
Lawyers -- Arkansas 37
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Societies and clubs 37
Home demonstration work -- Arkansas 36
Political campaigns -- Arkansas 36
World War, 1914-1918 34
Medical personnel 33
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville – Alumni and alumnae 33
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville – Administration 31
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville – Photographs 31
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Buildings 30
Women authors, American -- Arkansas 29
School integration -- Arkansas -- Little Rock 27
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 26
Music -- Arkansas 25
Journalists -- Arkansas 24
Hot Springs (Ark.) 23
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 22
International education 21
Universities and colleges -- Arkansas 21
Business -- Arkansas 20
Exchange of persons programs 19
Baptists -- Arkansas 18
Poets, American -- Arkansas 18
Benton County (Ark.) 17
Clergy -- Arkansas 17
Railroads -- Arkansas 17
Architecture -- Arkansas 16
Arkansas -- Social life and customs 16
Composers -- Arkansas 16
Artists -- Arkansas 15
Clubs -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville 15
Eureka Springs (Ark.) 15
Farm life -- Arkansas 15
Genealogy 15
General stores -- Arkansas 15
Governors -- Arkansas 15
Japanese Americans -- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945 15
Springdale (Ark.) 15
Van Buren (Ark.) 15
Architects -- Arkansas 14
Court records 14
Deeds 14
Educational exchanges 14
Greek letter societies -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville 14
Helena (Ark.) 14
Madison County (Ark.) 14
Plantations -- Arkansas 14
Poetry 14
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- United States 14
Arkansas -- Photographs 13
Environmental protection -- Arkansas 13
Home demonstration work -- Arkansas -- Washington County 13
Slave bills of sale 13
Women -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville -- Societies and clubs 13
Arkansas Territory 12
Banks and banking -- Arkansas 12
Buffalo National River (Ark.) 12
Cotton growing -- Arkansas 12
Lumber trade -- Arkansas 12
United States -- Description and travel 12
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 12
Clubs -- Arkansas 11
Historic buildings -- Arkansas 11
Schools -- Arkansas 11
Slavery -- Arkansas 11
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Sports 11
Arkansas -- Description and travel 10
Bentonville (Ark.) 10
Churches of Christ -- Arkansas 10
Johnson County (Ark.) 10
Judges -- Arkansas 10
Lumbering -- Arkansas 10
Medicine 10
Mena (Ark.) 10
Pulaski County (Ark.) 10
Sebastian County (Ark.) 10
Crawford County (Ark.) 9
Desha County (Ark.) 9
Folk music 9
Folklore 9
Gardening -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville -- Societies, etc. 9
Harrison (Ark.) 9
Libraries -- Arkansas 9
+ ∧ less
 
Language
English 2269
Spanish; Castilian 4
German 2
Marshallese 2
Arabic 1
∨ more  
Names
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
∨ more
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
+ ∧ less