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