Catherine McHugh Papers

MC 1434

Special Collections Department
University of Arkansas Libraries

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

Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Zachary Morgan, 2017.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

McHugh, Catherine
Catherine McHugh Papers
Inclusive Dates
MC 1434
1 linear foot (1 container)
Materials are in English.
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 Catherine McHugh Papers were donated to the Special Collections Department by Catherine McHugh of Carbondale, Illinois on May 30, 2001.

Processing Information

Processed by Vera Ekechukwu; completed in August 2001.

Preferred Form of Citation

Catherine McHugh Papers (MC 1434), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

Biographical Note

Dr. Catherine McHugh was a University of Arkansas professor of music education from 1945-1969.

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains newspaper clippings about various musical events and workshops which took place under McHugh's direction such as "The Nativity" (1947) presented by the University High School Drama club and a marionette show "The Nutcracker Suite" (1953) staged by the Girl's Chorus of the University High School. A 1969 Arkansas Democrat clipping contains an announcement of Hugh's resignation from the University of Arkansas and her acceptance of professorship at the Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. The collection further contains eleven puppets from "The Nutcracker Suite."

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by format 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

Newspaper clippings, 1947-1969

Box 1 Folder 2

Puppets, n.d.


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