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
- Hall, Oliver Wendell, Jr., 1920-2004
- Judge Wendell Hall Materials
- Inclusive Dates
- ca 1970-1990
- MC 2140
- 0.9 linear feet (1 box)
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
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No Use Restrictions Apply.
No Interlibrary Loan.
Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).
The Judge Wendell Hall Materials were donated to the Special Collections Department by Dr. Oliver Wendell Hall, III of Little Rock, Arkansas, on September 16, 2016.
Processed by Katrina Windon; completed in October 2016.
Preferred Form of Citation
Judge Wendell Hall Materials (MC 2140), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.
Oliver Wendell Hall, Jr. was born June 6, 1920 in Arkansas. He served in the Arkansas National Guard, including active service during World War II, and retired as colonel from the Reserve. In 1945, he married Joanna Edmonson, and they lived in Fayetteville, Arkansas while he studied at the University of Arkansas School of Law. After graduating, Hall moved to Saline County, Arkansas in 1949, where he practiced private law and then served as a deputy prosecuting attorney and as a municipal judge in Benton. The Saline County Bar Association’s O. Wendell Hall Lawyer of the Year award is named in his honor. Hall died in Benton November 19, 2004.
Scope and Content Note
The collection contains four framed political cartoon drawings by Ron Meyer of the Saline Courier, a photocopy of a newspaper column by Meyer sharing anecdotes about Judge Hall, and two undated photographs of Hall.
Arrangement of the Papers
Materials have been arranged by format.
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection
|Box 1||Folder 1|
Oliver Wendell Hall, Jr. Photographs and Newspaper Clipping, ca 1970-1990
|Box 1||Item 1|
“Retroactive Family Planning” Cartoon by Ron Meyer, 1980
|Box 1||Item 2|
Mutt Jones Cartoon by Ron Meyer, n.d.
|Box 1||Item 3|
Wilbur Cartoon by Ron Meyer, n.d.
|Box 1||Item 4|
Ben McCray and Wendell Hall Drinking Age Cartoon by Ron Meyer, n.d.
END OF COLLECTION