Conway League of Women Voters

MC 1411

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 Shana Zarnowski.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Conway League of Women Voters
Conway League of Women Voters
Inclusive Dates
MC 1411
2.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
Materials are in English.
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

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Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Acquisition Information

The records of the Conway League of Women Voters were donated to the Special Collections Department by Pam T. Wren on December 1, 1999.

Processing Information

Processed by Georgia Ann Kunze, Special Collections Division, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville, Arkansas, in December, 1999.

Preferred Form of Citation

Conway League of Women Voters (MC 1411), 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 League of Women Voters of the United States was established in 1920, the year that woman suffrage was incorporated into the Constitution of the United States. The League was originally part of the National American Woman Suffrage Association which led the seventy-two year drive for full and equal suffrage for women. The League was founded primarily to assist the twenty million newly enfranchised women carry out their new responsibilities and to encourage well-informed citizen participation in government. The Conway League of Women Voters was granted provisional status in April 1975 and granted membership in the League in December 1976. Projects the League has undertaken include a survey of Conway municipal agencies, services and organs of government for public distribution, forums for political candidates for county and local offices, public service radio spots and interviews, financial assistance to the National League of Women Voters for ERA ratification, a local energy survey, involvement in local educational issues, election law reform, the food stamp program, local economic issues, and energy and solid waste management. The Conway League has been active in working for fair elections, good government, and community involvement.

Scope and Content Note

Materials include correspondence, reports, publications, forms, financial records, brochures, action alerts, newspaper clippings, photographs, membership records, minutes of meetings, and miscellaneous items including buttons, bumper stickers, name tags and a wooden gavel.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by subject in alphabetical order.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

Box 1

Box 1 Folder 1

ABC Reporting

Box 1 Folder 2

Amendment 60

Box 1 Folder 3

Annual Reports, 1976-1985

Box 1 Folder 4

Application for Local League Status

Box 1 Folder 5

Board Training

Box 1 Folder 6


Box 1 Folder 7

Cadron Creek

Box 1 Folder 8

Changes in Local Boards Ditto Masters

Box 1 Folder 9


Box 1 Folder 10

Cities and Urban Crisis

Box 1 Folder 11

Constitutional Revision

Box 1 Folder 12

Contribution Record Cards

Box 1 Folder 13

Conway Citizen's Guide Update

Box 1 Folder 14

Conway Education

Box 1 Folder 15

Conway Education Item-Middle School and Junior High School

Box 1 Folder 16


Box 1 Folder 17

Crowell, Nichols, Wren and Associates Proposal

Box 1 Folder 18

Democratic Primary Forum, May 20, 1982

Box 1 Folder 19


Box 1 Folder 20

Education Fund

Box 1 Folder 21

Education-Title IX

Box 1 Folder 22

Election Day Procedures

Box 1 Folder 23

Election Laws

Box 1 Folder 24


Box 1 Folder 25

Forms and Portfolio Material

Box 1 Folder 26

Forum-Constitutional Convention 1978 and School Board 1981, 1978, 1981

Box 1 Folder 27


Box 1 Folder 28


Box 1 Folder 29


Box 1 Folder 30

Guest Book

Box 1 Folder 31


Box 1 Folder 32

Human Resources

Box 1 Folder 33

Interim Report

Box 1 Folder 34

Internal Revenue Service Exemption Information

Box 1 Folder 35

Interest Survey

Box 1 Folder 36

International Relations

Box 1 Folder 37

League Survey

Box 1 Folder 38

Legislative Action

Box 1 Folder 39

LOOK Book (League Organization Orientation Kit)

Box 1 Folder 40

LOOK Book Materials

Box 2 Folder 1


Box 2 Folder 2

Membership Packet

Box 2 Folder 3

Middle School

Box 2 Folder 4

Minutes of Meetings, 1975-1979

Box 2 Folder 5

Minutes of Meetings, 1980-1983

Box 2 Folder 6

Minutes of Meetings, 1984-1986

Box 2 Folder 7

Miscellaneous Items: Buttons, Bumper Sticker, Name Tags

Box 2 Folder 8

National Health Care

Box 2 Folder 9

National League of Women Voters

Box 2 Folder 10

National Security Position Statement and Nuclear Freeze Information

Box 2 Folder 11

Press Information

Box 2 Folder 12


Box 2 Folder 13

Procedures for Local Annual Meeting

Box 2 Folder 14


Box 2 Folder 15

Provisional League

Box 2 Folder 16

Public School State Financing, 1982

Box 2 Folder 17

Radio Scripts and Spots, Slide Shows, and Speakers Bureau

Box 2 Folder 18


Box 2 Folder 19

Receipt Book

Box 2 Folder 20

Record Book

Box 2 Folder 21

Representative Government

Box 2 Folder 22

Reproductive Rights

Box 2 Folder 23

School Board Millage, 1981

Box 2 Folder 24

School Board Millage, 1986

Box 2 Folder 25

School Finance

Box 2 Folder 26

Springfest, 1980

Box 2 Folder 27

State Board Report, 1986

Box 2 Folder 28

State Convention, Conway, 1981

Box 2 Folder 29

State Finance Workshop

Box 2 Folder 30

State League Finances

Box 2 Folder 31

State Programs

Box 2 Folder 32


Box 2 Folder 33



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