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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

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

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

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

James Gillespie Birney Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS L34 Birney
Abstract

Published correspondence between the Hon. F. H. Elmore, one of the South Carolina delegation in Congress, and James G. Birney, one of the secretaries of the American Anti-slavery Society.

Dates: 1837-1838

Albert Webb Bishop Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS B54
Abstract

Correspondence pertaining to Bishop's legal and financial affairs as Register in Bankruptcy and to the Arkansas Immigrant Aid Society.

Dates: 1866, 1873

University of Arkansas Office of the President: Charles E. Bishop Speeches

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC 378
Scope and Content Note

Materials include speeches given by Charles E. Bishop during his time as the University of Arkansas President. Some speeches are accompanied by related material, including correspondence, press releases, and event programs. The collection also includes a few of Bishop's published papers and reports and a few speeches given by other people.

Dates: 1972-1980

Black Americans for Democracy Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1915.UA
Scope and Content Note

The collection contains meeting minutes, assorted paper materials, photographs and objects.

Dates: 1971-2009

Charles R. Black, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1482
Scope and Content Note

This collection contains Eleven Point Dam materials, J.W. Black Lumber Company materials, correspondence with political leaders, sheet music and joke books for minstrels, Lion's Club materials, and materials pertaining to the University of Arkansas that were collected by Black, a graduate in the class of 1935.

Dates: 1921-1980

Emma Stevenson Black Collection Addendum

 Collection
Identifier: MC 892
Scope and Content Note

39 items. Legal and financial records pertaining to the Wheeler-Carnall-Stevenson families of Arkansas and Oklahoma. Some items deal with the operation of newspaper offices in nineteenth century Fort Smith.

Dates: 1849-1915

Emma Stevenson Black Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC 759
Scope and Content Note The collection represents a sampling of papers from all the named families which Mrs. Black saved over the years. Dr. Homer C. Wheeler, Emma's cousin, had possession of some of the papers from 1984 to 1986, during which time he transcribed a few of the letters and made identifying notations about some others. Many of the correspondents and creators of other documents are related to either John Foster Wheeler or John Carnall, and a copy of a privately published genealogy book, ...
Dates: 1829-1986

M. Graham Black Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 608
Scope and Content Note

The papers contain items from the student and navy days of Mr. Black, programs from his season with the Martha Graham Dance Company, original poetry and a stage play, clippings, photographs, and phonograph records of songs sung by Mr. Black.

Dates: 1938-1986

Black Studies Program Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1171
Scope and Content Note

Papers include minutes, reports, and notes of the Black Studies Advisory Committee. Also included are course descriptions, correspondence, articles, and miscellaneous materials.

Dates: 1967-1987

Bessie Motley Blair Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 2534
Content Description

Family papers of Bessie Motley Blair, which were maintained by Blair's daughter, Mary Grace Blair. They include family correspondence, business papers, financial records, photographs, and Mary Grace Blair's genealogy research. Most records pertain to Washington County and Searcy County, Arkansas.

Dates: circa 1909-2000

Diane D. Blair Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1632
Scope and Content of the Papers:

Materials include biographical data, correspondence, newspaper clippings, research materials, notes, primary and secondary source documents, manuscripts, memorabilia, photographs, and electronic data.

Dates: 1874-2000

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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 17
Randolph, Vance, 1892-1980 17
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 16
Orion Book Service 16
Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) 13
Commonwealth College (Mena, Ark.) 13
Fletcher, John Gould, 1886-1950 13
Finger, Charles Joseph, 1869-1941 12
Hudgins, Mary Dengler, 1901-1987 11
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
Smith, Stephen A., 1949- 9
Dollar, Clyde David, 1932-1983 8
Futrall, John C. (John Clinton), 1873-1939 8
Garland, A. H. (Augustus Hill), 1832-1899 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
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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
Rohwer Relocation Center (Ark.) 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
Peace Links 6
Pike, Albert, 1809-1891 6
Price, Florence, 1887-1953 6
Pryor, David, 1934- 6
Quesenbury, William Minor, 1822-1888 6
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. School of Architecture 6
Wappel, Anthony J., 1963- 6
Yell, Archibald, 1797 or 1799-1847 6
Arkansas Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs 5
Arkansas. Constitutional Convention (1969-1970) 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
Compton, Neil, 1912-1999 5
Dunlap, Zillah Peel 5
Fisher, George, 1923-2003 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
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 (1979-1980) 4
Arkansas. Convention (1861) 4
Bates, Daisy 4
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