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Fayetteville Sister Cities Program Materials

Manuscript Collection 2247

Special Collections
University of Arkansas Libraries

365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
Phone: 479-575-8444

Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Katrina Windon, 2017.

Materials are in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Fayetteville Sister Cities, Inc. (Ark.)
Fayetteville Sister Cities Program Materials
Inclusive Dates
MC 2247
2 linear feet (1 box and 1 oversized folder)
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email 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 Fayetteville Sister Cities Program Materials were donated to the Special Collections Department by DeDe Long of Fayetteville, Arkansas on September 1, 2017. Long served as the first president of Fayetteville Sister Cities, Inc.

Processing Information

Processed by Katrina Windon; completed in September 2017.

Preferred Form of Citation

Fayetteville Sister Cities Program Materials (MC 2247), 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

The city of Fayetteville, Arkansas joined Sister Cities International in 1994, and partnered with Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic in 1995. Fayetteville Sister Cities, Inc. was established in 1999 as a non-profit organization to support Fayetteville's relationships with its sister cities, and to promote international cooperation.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of materials documenting Fayetteville's early involvement with Sister Cities International; its sister city partnership with Santiago, Dominican Republic; and the organization of Fayetteville Sister Cities, Inc. These documents include planning documents, photographs, correspondence, business cards, newspaper clippings, and other materials.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by topic.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

Box 1

Box 1 Folder 1

Articles of incorporation, bylaws, and officer list, 1999

Box 1 Folder 1

Correspondence regarding possible partnership between fire departments, 1996

Box 1 Folder 1

Fayetteville delegation visit to Santiago materials, 1995

Box 1 Folder 1

Planning documents and Goal-Setting Workshop summary, 1999, undated

Box 1 Folder 1

Press coverage, 1999

Box 1 Folder 1

Program history timeline, 2000

Box 1 Folder 1

Sister Cities International membership certificate, 1996

Box Manuscript Collection Oversized 17

Box Manuscript Collection Oversized 17 Folder MC 2247

Santiago municipal resolution declaring its Sister City relationship with Fayetteville, 1995