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IRENE BIRD SCRAPBOOK

Scrapbook, 1923-1925
Manuscript Collection MC 1149
The scrapbook was donated to Special Collections by Dr. Bobby L. Roberts, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, on January 25, 1985.

Irene Bird, Waldron, Arkansas, was a University of Arkansas student between 1923 and 1925. She returned to the University faculty as Irene Burt, pioneering in early childhood education.

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 Old Main taken from the Buck Hall, and Bird's childhood and her family pictures.

Processed by Vera Ekechukwu, March 1996. Special Collections Division, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville, Arkansas.


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