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Mississippi River

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Harold Denton Albrecht Photographs

Identifier: MC 1695
Scope and Content Note

Materials in this collection include two albums with photographs of paddle boats and scenes on the Mississippi River, the University of Arkansas campus and students, as well as scenes of Europe dating circa 1925-1937.

Dates: 1925 - 1958

James Merritt Papers

Identifier: MC 1810
Scope and Content Note

This collection contains correspondence, maps, research materials, newspapers, photographs, audio cassettes, and other materials created or collected by James Merritt; most relate to the history of Desha County, Arkansas.

Dates: 1810-2006

Walter R. Roe Reminiscences

Identifier: MC 1822
Scope and Content Note Typescript of reminiscences by Walter R. Roe entitled "A Boys [sic] View of Arkansas City 1899-1913," compiled by C. C. Stuart circa 1960 and edited by Helen Pennington in 2008. The reminiscences begin when Roe's family moved to Arkansas City, Arkansas, in 1899, when Roe was two years old. Topics include the Mississippi River; shipping and boats, particularly the Kate Adams; primary school; local businesses; and the lumber industry, including the...
Dates: 2008

Thomas E. Tappan, Jr., Steamboat Collection

Identifier: MC 416
Scope and Content Note Photographs, scrapbooks, and other material pertaining to steamboats on the Mississippi River, 1811-1930, particularly in the Helena and Memphis areas. The collection was assembled by the donor starting in 1966 by copying or collecting materials from publications and private collections. The collection consists of some 140 individual prints, nearly 400 negatives (mostly 35 mm), and 12 scrapbooks containing clippings, notes, correspondence, and some 350 additional photographs. The...
Dates: 1811-1930