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College Integration -- ­Arkansas

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Award of Merit

Identifier: MC 766
Scope and Content Note

Certificate from seven civil rights organizations to the University of Arkansas, [following admission of Black students to graduate school].

Dates: 1949

Chicago Defender Award

Identifier: MC 765
Scope and Contents

Desegregation award to University of Arkansas, 1951; 3 items (certificate, program, and leaflet).

Dates: 1951

Gordon Heath McNeil Records

Identifier: MS M233 412
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, memoranda, notes; clippings (electrostatic copies) and news releases; committee reports, minutes, statements, resolutions, constitutions and questionnaires; handbills, bulletins, brochures and other printed material. Records pertain to University of Arkansas' professor of history Gordon Heath McNeil's involvement with, as 1962 president of the Arkansas Chapter, American Association of University Professors, and to his interest in the controversy surrounding Act 10...
Dates: 1955, 1958-1965, 1968-1970

Herbert L. Thomas Papers

Identifier: MC 437
Scope and Content Note The Herbert L. Thomas Papers contain correspondence, some with such noted figures as Brooks Hays, Senator J. William Fulbright and Governors Winthrop Rockefeller and Orval Faubus. Additional materials consist of legal documents, speeches, and clippings. A small group of photographs concludes the collection. Significant correspondents include: Arthur F. Burns Orval...
Dates: 1899-1979

Herbert L. Thomas Papers

Identifier: MC 249
Scope and Content Note Correspondence , speeches, pamphlets, clippings, and related published and unpublished materials created, received, or collected by Herbert L. Thomas, businessman and civic leader of Fayetteville and Little Rock, Arkansas who founded (1925) the First Pyramid Life Insurance Company of America and served as its president until 1960 and as chairman of its board of directors thereafter; who became chairman of the board of City National Bank of Fort Smith, Arkansas in 1953; who served as a member...
Dates: 1899-1976

University of Arkansas Office of the President Records

Identifier: MC 59
Scope and Content Note

Materials consists of correspondence, speeches, reports, programs, newsletters, press releases, newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1876-1972