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Recently Opened Collections

Paul Young Jr. Papers
This collection consists primarily of architectural drawings completed during Young's nearly 5 decade -long career. Additionally, there are photographs and supplementary documents including indices of professional projects and prospective projects.
Gordon Morgan Papers
Gordon Morgan was a professor of Sociology for more than 40 years. The bulk of the collection consists of writing by Morgan and also contains correspondence, speeches, lectures, class assignments, and audio visual materials.
University of Arkansas Asian Studies Records
The collection contains three booklets of lesson plans from Asian Studies summer workshops.
James R. Dodson, Jr. Photographs
The collection consists of photographs of buildings on the university campus, the scenery around the campus, and the 1939 spring commencement proceedings.

More recently opened manuscript collections

Recently Added Books

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    Featured Archives

    Featured Exhibit: Arkansas from Scratch: Recipes for Changing Communities

    This exhibit explores the stories told by a selection of cookbooks and recipe books in the University of Arkansas Special Collections Division.

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