Margaret Frick Materials

MC 1774

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 Krista Jones 2010.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Frick, Margaret
Margaret Frick Materials
Inclusive Dates
MC 1774
.25 linear feet (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 Margaret Frick Materials were donated to the Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries, in 1998 by Margaret Frick of Fort Smith, Arkansas.

Processing Information

Processed by Avalon Gurel; completed in October 2008.

Preferred Form of Citation

Margaret Frick Materials (MC 1774), Special Collections Department, 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

In 1946, Margaret Frick graduated with a BA in Journalism from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville under Walter Lemke. Lemke established the Journalism department at the University of Arkansas. Lemke was also the director of the University News Bureau which covered all university publicity including sporting events. During World War II, Lemke compiled a newsletter from correspondence with his students abroad in order to keep in touch with them, and allow them to keep in touch with each other. He continued this Newsletter until his death in 1968. Margaret Frick, one of the students to receive "Uncle Walt's Newsletter," was involved in organizing his memorial services and honors for Lemke.

Scope and Content Note

Materials include correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

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

Correspondence with Margaret Frick, 1946-2000

Box 1 Folder 2

Correspondence with Mrs. Landley, 1985-1999

Box 1 Folder 3

Newspaper Clippings, 1946-1992

Box 1 Folder 4

Photographs (Images 1-30)

Box 1 Folder 5

General Materials, 1920-1999


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