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Helen Finger Leflar Papers

Identifier: MC 486
Scope and Content Note

The Helen Finger Leflar Papers consist of three items originally owned by her father, Charles J. Finger. Of greatest note is a framed 1836 letter from Washington Irving.

Dates: 1836-1922

Finger-Keddie Correspondence

Identifier: MC 640
Scope and Content Note

The papers pertain mainly to the correspondence of James Keddie and Charles J. Finger from 1931-1934. Also included is a letter from H. F. Livingstone, granddaughter of David Livingstone, to Charles J. Finger, 1939, and various articles by Finger.

Dates: 1931-1939

Helen Finger Leflar Christmas Cards

Identifier: MC 1005
Scope and Content Note

Christmas cards created by Helen Finger Leflar for the family of Robert A. and Helen Finger Leflar, 1946-1989. Cards include sketches of family members' activities during the year. (1979 card is a positive photocopy.)

Dates: 1946-1989

Charles J. Finger Papers

Identifier: MC 639
Scope and Content Note

The papers consist of correspondence, most of which pertains to Charles J. Finger, and some to his daughter, illustrator Helen Finger Leflar. Also included are Finger's diaries, notebooks, manuscripts, indexes, and other papers as well as materials by Helen Finger Leflar, Mrs. Charles J. Finger's guest book, clippings, photographs, film, and microfilm. The three indexes, prepared by Finger on index cards, comprise an index of his bibliography, and one each on music and literature.

Dates: 1893-1987

Charles J. Finger Letter

Identifier: MC 1535
Scope and Content Note

The letter is written in ink on two sides of a sheet of Bellows-Reeve stationery. The only date is Nov 3. In it CJF describes an affair he attended in Washington honoring authors of juvenile books. Wilbur Stone was a friend of Finger's who had a collection of early writing for juveniles.

Dates: ca 1940s

Finger-Stone Correspondence

Identifier: MC 449
Scope and Content Note

The papers consist of letters from Charles J. Finger to his friend Wilbur M. Stone; one letter from Helen Finger to Wilbur M. Stone, (1941); two photographs of Finger, (one with his daughter, Helen Finger); clippings; and miscellaneous.

Dates: 1923-1941

Elizabeth F. Shores Research Materials on Charles Finger

Identifier: MC 2452

Research materials compiled by Elizabeth Findley Shores as part of her work on a biography of Arkansas writer Charles J. Finger.

Dates: 2020

Charles Joseph Finger Letter

Identifier: MS F494 300A
Scope and Contents

Typed letter, signed, dated "Septr 27th/Gayeta [i.e., Fayetteville, Ark.]", to Lessie [Stringfellow] R[ead], regarding Charles [Morrow?] Wilson, Charles Joseph Finger's literary activities, and his views on the U.S. National Recovery Administration and Reconstruction Finance Corporation.

Dates: undated

James Keddie Collection

Identifier: MC 1281
Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of correspondence, newspaper and magazine clippings, and photographs.

Dates: 1928-1941

Clara B. Kennan Papers

Identifier: MC 962
Scope and Contents

Materials related to Arkansas history and Arkansas writers, as collected by Clara B. Kennan, as well as a promotional flier for a book by Kennan.

Dates: 1937-1969

Margaret Reynold Alluring Arkansas Scrapbook

Identifier: MC 783
Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook containing clippings, notes, photographs, mainly of Reynolds's friends in Fayetteville, particularly the "Spider and Skillet Club" (a group formed for hiking and cookouts.) Includes booklet on Niloak pottery; postcards of the university, Hot Springs, and St. Louis; souvenir viewbook of the university.

Dates: ca 1920-1930

Mary Dengler Hudgins Research Files

Identifier: MS H886
Scope and Content Note Correspondence; literary manuscripts; notes; musical scores; lists and bibliographies; newspaper clippings, pamphlets, and other printed material; photographs; scrapbooks; and other materials principally collected but in part created by Hudgins and pertaining or relating to her interests in: Arkansas-related music, literature, composers, writers, and performing artists, especially Laurence Powell, Scott Joplin, Charles Joseph Finger and Fay Templeton; Charles Cutter's ...
Dates: 1861-1978; Majority of material found within 1930-1948, 1965-1975

Julius Herman Field Photographs

Identifier: MS F456 434
Scope and Content Note

Sepia or black and white prints, produced by Julius Herman Field in and around Fayetteville, Ark. Includes scenes near Happy Hollow Farm, the University of Arkansas, the Washington County Courthouse, Monte Ne, and Eureka Springs' Crescent Hotel; portraits of Charles Joseph Finger, John Leonard Hancock, Margaret Campbell Hancock and Marian Campbell Martin; and several unidentified subjects.

Dates: circa 1920-1925

John Gould Fletcher Papers

Identifier: MS F63
Scope and Content Note Series I. Literary manuscripts. 32 boxes. Arranged by form in 9 groups --poems; prose books published and unpublished; translations; essays; lectures and lecture notes; short stories; plays; and miscellaneous items. In another Fletcher collection, the Supplementary Papers, Series 2 includes 25 additional itemized manuscripts. Series II. Notebooks. 129 items. Notes on experiences, drafts or ideas for writings....
Dates: 1881-1960

Robert A. Leflar Papers

Identifier: MC 872
Scope and Content Note Covering seven series, the Robert A. Leflar Papers consists primarily of correspondence, reports, meeting notes, and drafts of legislation, with a heavy focus on Arkansas's constitutional conventions in 1969 and 1979-1980 and Leflar's career as a legal scholar. Additionally the papers include the cassette tape recordings of an oral history project featuring Leflar. NOTE: Some materials within this collection were damaged in a fire at Leflar's residence prior to their accession by...
Dates: 1920-1993

World War I Air Combat Records

 Collection — Box: Small Manuscript Collections Box 7
Identifier: MC 1018
Scope and Content Note

Typed and signed U. S. Army forms, with narratives and summaries of targets or enemy aircraft destroyed, for bombing raids, special missions, and air combat, 19 Feb - 15 Sept 1918.

Dates: 1918

Quesenbury Family Papers

 Collection — Box: Small Manuscript Collections Box 7
Identifier: MC 1003
Scope and Content Note The materials in this collection include a scrapbook consisting of a series of newspaper articles about William Minor Quesenbury published in the Arkansas Gazette in 1932 and 1940. Two photographs, taken in 1940, of original sketches drawn by Quesenbury in the 1870s, are also included, along with a portrait of Emily Lynch, a resident of Van Buren in the 1870s who married a member of the Quesenbury family. An undated courtship note to Emily signed by "Mr. Cush," a page of clippings from the...
Dates: circa 1853-1950s

Mary Dengler Hudgins Arkansas Literature and Music Correspondence

Identifier: MS H886a
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, largely from authors and composers, to Ms. Hudgins, pertaining primarily to her interests in Arkansas-related music and literature, together with a few documents, largely of a historical nature, relating principally to James Henderson Berry, Charles Hillman Brough, William Jennings Bryan, John Joseph Pershing, and Albert Pike. File 1 contains correspondence concerning books by or about Raymond Franklin Da Boll, including reviews of Recollections of...
Dates: 1850-1979; Majority of material found within 1930-1978

William J. Baerg Collection

Identifier: MC 953
Scope and Content Note

The material has been divided into four series: Collection of literature on arachnids, research and teaching papers (including reprints, typescripts, notes, and correspondence), personal papers, and pictures (mostly photographs of arachnids and birds).

Dates: 1890-1984

Frank Arthur Swinnerton Letters to Norah Hoult

 Collection — Box: Small Manuscript Collections Box 7
Identifier: MC 972

Letters from the British twentieth-century novelist and literary critic Frank Arthur Swinnerton and his wife Mary Swinnerton to Irish novelist Norah Hoult.

Dates: 1945-1981

William F. Switzler Typescripts

 Collection — Box: Small Manuscript Collections Box 7
Identifier: MC 1056

Typescripts of "A Trip to the South," and "My Second Tour in the South," 1836-1837, describing Wm. F. Switzler's trips to Louisiana in 1835 and 1836.

Dates: 1836-1837

Charlie May Hogue Simon Letters

 Collection — Box: Small Manuscript Collections Box 7
Identifier: MC 1134
Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of twelve letters written by Simon to donor, Earle Leighton Rudolph, pertaining mostly to the John Gould Fletcher literary works and the plans to donate her husband's manuscripts and personal papers to the Special Collections Division, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Dates: 1967-1976

David Yancey Thomas Papers

Identifier: MS T362 12
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, speeches, notes, diary, literary manuscripts, songs, notices, lists, photograph, clippings, leaflets, broadsides, programs, and other published or unpublished material created, received, or collected by University of Arkansas professor of history and political science David Yancey Thomas. Includes materials pertaining to: his academic career, especially at the University of Arkansas and specifically as regards his retirement; his research and publication in areas of United...
Dates: 1872-1966; Majority of material found within 1905-1943

Charles Morrow Wilson Papers

Identifier: MS W692 311
Scope and Content Note The papers in this collection reflect the personal and professional life of Charles Morrow Wilson, a man who made his living as a writer from the early 1920's to his death in 1977. Besides his free-lance career in several genres, he was employed by institutions, governments, and corporations, almost always in the capacity of interpreting those entities in print. His life's work, therefore, produced extensive records, primarily of a literary nature, with litle documentation of his corporate...
Dates: 1877-1977

Walter John Lemke Papers

Identifier: MS L541
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, maps, bulletins, newspapers and other material created, received or collected by journalist-columnist- collector Lemke, University of Arkansas professor of journalism 1928-1956. Material, most of which dates from 1928 to 1968, pertains to Lemke's professional and academic career and interests, especially as regards his newspaper columns and publications; the Arkansas press; the journalism of World War II; the publications of "Uncle Walt's...
Dates: 1821-1969

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Powell, Laurence 2
Randolph, Vance, 1892-1980 2
Rayburn, Otto Ernest 2
Simon, Charlie May Hogue, 1897-1977 2
South by Southwest Books (Fayetteville, Ark.) 2
Aiken, Conrad, 1889-1973 1
Aldington, Richard, 1892-1962 1
Arkansas Historical Association 1
Arkansas History Commission 1
Arkansas Press Association 1
Baerg, William J., 1885-1980 1
Brough, Anne Wade Roark, 1880-1958 1
Brough, Charles Hillman, 1876-1935 1
Chavez, Angelico, 1910-1996 1
Cochran, Robert, 1943- 1
Committee on the Constitutional System (U.S.) 1
Couch, Harvey Crowley, 1877-1941 1
Cournos, John, 1881-1966 1
DaBoll, Raymond F. 1
Dale, Edward E. 1
Davidson, Donald, 1893-1968 1
Donald, Charles 1
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 1
Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994 1
Field, Julius Herman, 1869-1936 1
Ford, Edsel 1
Ford, James T. 1
Freund, Louis, 1905-1999 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Futrall, John C. (John Clinton), 1873-1939 1
Gill, Eric, 1882-1940 1
Goodrich, David L. 1
Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987 1
Greer, Scott A. 1
H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), 1886-1961 1
Harding, Arthur M. (Arthur McCracken), 1884-1947 1
Hinesly, Imogene Ford 1
Hogan, Phydella 1
Holmes, John Clellon, 1926-1988 1
Hoult Estate 1
Hoult, Norah, 1898-1984 1
Howard S. Mott, Inc. (Sheffield, Mass.) 1
Joplin, Scott, 1868-1917 1
Keddie, Lucy 1
Kennan, Clara B. 1
Kitchens, Benton Mackie 1
Leflar, Robert A. (Robert Allen), 1901-1997 1
Lewis, Troy Wilson, 1882-1956 1
Long, Haniel, 1888-1956 1
Lottinville, Savoie, 1906-1997 1
Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925 1
Lytle, Margaret 1
Marinoni, Rosa Zagnoni, 1888-1970 1
Monroe, Harriet, 1860-1936 1
National Popular Government League 1
Neal, Joe 1
Niloak Pottery Company 1
Ozark Arts & Crafts Fair (Ark.) 1
Parler, Mary Celestia 1
Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 1
Quesenbury family 1
Quesenbury, Chessie Duncan 1
Read, Lessie Stringfellow, 1891-1971 1
Readers Quarry (Woodstock, N.Y.) 1
Reynolds, Margaret 1
Riddle, Almeda 1
Robinson, Edwin Arlington, 1869-1935 1
Robinson, Joseph Taylor, 1872-1937 1
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 1
Rudolph, Earle Leighton, 1917-2016 1
Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967 1
Shores, Elizabeth F. 1
Spruce, Henry M. 1
Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-1982 1
Switzler, W. F. (William Franklin), 1819-1906 1
Templeton, Fay, 1865-1939 1
Terry, Adolphine Fletcher, 1882-1976 1
Thomas, David Y. (David Yancey), 1872-1943 1
Thomas, Mary Elizabeth 1
United Fruit Company 1
United States. Army 1
United States. National Recovery Administration 1
University Folklore Research Project 1
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Department of Journalism 1
Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977 1
Van Doren, Mark, 1894-1972 1
Vaught, Elsa 1
Virginia-District of Columbia Boundary Commission 1
Warren, Lloyd Oliver, 1915-2014 1
Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-1989 1
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