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Stolen Water, Forgotten Liberties Research Materials, 1978-1979, ca 2010-2014

Manuscript Collection 2143

Special Collections Department
University of Arkansas Libraries

365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
Phone: (479) 575-8443
Email: specoll@uark.edu

Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Katrina Windon, 2016.

Materials are in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Creator
Butler, Jenny Barnes
Title
Stolen Water, Forgotten Liberties Research Materials
Inclusive Dates
1978-1979, ca 2010-2014
Identification
MC 2143
Extent
0.25 linear feet (1 box)
Repository
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email specoll@uark.edu at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Acquisition Information

The Jenny Barnes Butler Stolen Water, Forgotten Liberties Research Materials were donated to the Special Collections Department by Jenny Barnes Butler of Conway, Arkansas, on December 14, 2016. Butler reformatted the CDs from original audiovisual materials belonging to Charles Newland of Bull Shoals Lake, Arkansas.

Processing Information

Processed by Katrina Windon; completed in December 2016.

Preferred Form of Citation

Jenny Barnes Butler Stolen Water, Forgotten Liberties Research Materials (MC 2143), 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.

Biographical Note

Jennie Barnes Butler, of Conway, Arkansas, is a University of Arkansas graduate who has worked as an English teacher, therapist, and life coach. Her father, Joe Barnes, owned and operated Barnes Canoe Rental, a canoe rental service on Arkansas’ Buffalo River. She is the author of Stolen Water, Forgotten Liberties: A True Story of Life along Arkansas’ South Highway 14 and the Buffalo River (2014).

Scope and Content Note

These research materials for Jenny Barnes Butler's 2014 book, Stolen Water, Forgotten Liberties: A True Story of Life Along Arkansas' South Highway 14 and the Buffalo River, consist of four CDs with recordings from 1978-1979 public meetings between National Park Service staff and Buffalo River canoe and fishing businesses, as well as Butler’s notes on the recordings. The CDs were reformatted from original reel-to-reel audiovisual materials held by Charles Newland of Bull Shoals Lake. The four meetings were held to discuss the National Parks Service's proposed new regulations on operators within the park's territory and to get community feedback.

Arrangement of the Papers

The collection is arranged by the date of the original recordings. Butler’s research notes are arranged following the recording to which they pertain.

Detailed Description of the Collection

The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection:

Box 1

Box 1 Folder 1

Public Meetings 1-2 Recordings, December 1978

Box 1 Folder 2

Public Meeting 1 Notes, ca 2010-2014

Box 1 Folder 3

Public Meeting 2 Notes, ca 2010-2014

Box 1 Folder 4

Public Meeting Recording, February 9, 1979

Box 1 Folder 5

Public Meeting Recording and Notes, ca 1978-1979, 2010-2014

END OF COLLECTION