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
- Unti, Oreste V.
- Oreste V. Unti Materials
- Inclusive Dates
- MC 2144
- 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
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The Oreste V. Unti Materials were donated to the Special Collections Department by Bernard Unti of Germantown, Maryland, in 2014.
Processed by Katrina Windon; completed in October 2016.
Preferred Form of Citation
Oreste V. Unti Materials (MC 2144), 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.
Oreste V. Unti was born February 7, 1920, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As an adult, he lived briefly in New York before returning to Philadelphia and working for the United Gas Improvement Company. In the 1960s, he and his wife Margrit co-founded Universal Wine and Spirits, a wine brokerage. An active member of several Philadelphia-area hiking clubs, Unti won a 1993 award from the Appalachian Trail Conference for his work on trail maintenance. He passed away October 21, 2001, at his home in Philadelphia.
Scope and Content Note
The collection consists of a series of personal correspondence, dating from 1945-1949, from Earle C. Makin (1917-1990) to Oreste V. Unti, a friend and former colleague. Included with one of the letters is a 1949 photograph of Makin's home at 1250 W Oak Street, El Dorado, Arkansas. Makin, who was living in El Dorado, Arkansas, and working for Lion Oil at the time, writes about his personal life, his professional work as a chemist, and his archaeological hobby.
Arrangement of the Papers
The collection consists of materials in a single folder in a box shared with other small collections.
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection
|Box 1||Folder 1|
Earle C. Makin, Jr. and Oreste V. Unti Correspondence, 1945-1949
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