Milton P. Boyd Papers

MC 1124

Special Collections
University of Arkansas Libraries

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Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
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Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Zachary Morgan, 2017.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Creator
Boyd, Milton P.
Title
Milton P. Boyd Papers
Inclusive Dates
1906-1938
Identification
MC 1124
Extent
0.4 linear feet (1 box)
Language
Materials are in English.
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

Donated by Mary Boyd Mock Slattery, Houston, Texas, July 22, 1991.

Processing Information

Processed by Kim Allen Scott; completed in May, 1992.

Preferred Form of Citation

Milton P. Boyd Papers (MC 1124), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

Biographical Note

Milton P. Boyd (1858-1927) was a Louisiana native and prominent Fort Smith, Arkansas, insurance business owner.

Scope and Content Note

Papers consist of diaries with nearly complete daily entries from 1906-1927 describing Boyd's professional, personal, and business life; one folder of letters, 1911-1921; one folder of newspaper clippings; one folder of miscellaneous papers. Also included are photographs taken at Bloomington, Illinois of stone ornamentations for the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville Memorial Hall which were designed by Rem J. Slattery Jr. of the firm Haralson and Mott, ca. 1938.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

Box 1

Box 1 Folder 1

Diary, February 28, 1906-July 29, 1907

Box 1 Folder 2

Diary, August 1, 1907-July 5, 1909

Box 1 Folder 3

Diary, July 6, 1909-March 15, 1911

Box 1 Folder 4

Diary, March 16, 1911-November 30, 1912

Box 1 Folder 5

Diary, December 1, 1912-August 6, 1914

Box 1 Folder 6

Diary, August 7, 1914-August 31, 1917

Box 1 Folder 7

Diary, September 1, 1917-July 23, 1920

Box 1 Folder 8

Diary, July 24, 1920-January 31, 1925

Box 1 Folder 9

Diary, Fabruary 1, 1925-June 30, 1926

Box 1 Folder 10

Diary, July 1, 1926-May 1, 1927

Box 1 Folder 11

Letters, 1911-1921

Box 1 Folder 12

Newpaper Clippings

Box 1 Folder 13

Miscellaneous Papers

Box 1 Folder 14

Photographs, ca. 1938

END OF COLLECTION

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