Maximilian Ware Collection

MC 1555

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 Elysa Barton, 2018.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Ware, Maximilian, Sr.
Maximilian Ware Collection
Inclusive Dates
ca 1919-1929
MC 1555
1 linear foot (1 box)
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 Maximilian Ware Collection was donated to the Special Collections Department by Maximilian Ware, Jr. of Minden, Nevada on July 27, 2004.

Processing Information

Processed by Ethel C. Simpson; completed in July 2004

Preferred Form of Citation

The Maximilian Ware Collection (MC 1555), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

See Special Collections Citations Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.

Biographical Note

Maximilian Ware, Sr. earned a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Arkansas in 1923.

Scope and Content Note

Photograph album and artifacts; the album documents his student life, year by year, with photographs and other images, documents including his certificates of rank and promotion in the Student Army Training Corps. The collection also includes his diploma, a cane whose silver band bears an inscription "MXW 1923, U of A, BEE." and a hammered nickel silver flask, about 1 pint capacity.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

Box 1

Box 1 Item 1

Photograph Album, 1919

Box 1 Item 2

Cane with inscription, ca 1920s

Box 1 Item 3

Silver flask, ca 1920s


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