Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Acquisition Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Arrangement of the Papers
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Phillips, Sherry
- Brough Family Photographs
- Inclusive Dates
- MC 2080
- 3.5 linear feet (3 boxes, 1 Oversize Item)
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
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The Brough Family Photographs were donated to Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, on August 18, 2015 by Sherri Phillips of Saint George, Utah.
Processed by Abby Critselous; completed April 2016.
Preferred Form of Citation
Brough Family Photographs (MC 2080), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.
See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.
Charles Milton Brough (1842-1910), a captain in the Fifteenth Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry during the Civil War, married Flora Thompson, a schoolteacher, in Utah. Charles and Flora had two children, Charles Hillman Brough (1876–1935), who went on to serve as the twenty-fifth governor of Arkansas, and Knight Milton Brough (b. 1879). Flora Thompson Brough died in 1885. In 1889, Charles M. Brough married Cora Stevens and had one child, Ruth Brough (1890-1908).
Charles H. Brough entered Mississippi College at 14 years old and graduated in 1894 with a bachelor’s degree. In 1898, he received a Ph.D. in economics, history, and jurisprudence from Johns Hopkins University. Brough returned to Mississippi and taught at several colleges and universities, including the University of Arkansas. In 1917, Brough was elected governor of Arkansas, serving until 1921, and is known for his progressivism. Charles H. Brough died December 26, 1935 in Washington, D.C.
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains framed and unframed photographs of the Brough family, including Charles Milton Brough, Cora Stevens, Ruth Brough, and Charles Hillman Brough. Item titles reflect the inscription written on the back of each photograph.
Arrangement of the Papers
Materials are arranged in chronological order.
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection
|Box 1||Item 1|
Ruth 6 ½ Years Old First School, 1896
|Box 1||Item 2|
Ruth Brough, 1898
|Box 1||Item 3|
Mrs. Brough From Mrs. E. Weil Rayne Sousana, 1901
|Box 1||Item 4|
For Ruth, n.d.
|Box 1||Item 5|
Gov. Brough’s Wife, n.d.
|Box 2||Item 6|
Miss Ruth Brough Picture Taken in 1905 Sixteen Years Old, 1905
|Box 2||Item 7|
Ruth Brough, 1906
|Box 2||Item 8|
Chas M. Brough Wife and Daughter Ruth, 1908
|Box 2||Item 9|
Gov. Brough and Wife, n.d.
|Box 3||Item 10|
Ruth Brough, 1906
|Box 3||Item 11|
Dr. Charles Hillman Brough Lecture Brochure, n.d.
|Box 3||Item 12|
Family Photograph, n.d.
Ruth’s Fraternity Class Fayetteville, Arkansas, 1903
END OF COLLECTION