Theodore E. Alund Scrapbook

MC 1841

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 Jill Knoke-Staggs, 2012.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Alund, Theodore E., 1913-1990
Theodore E. Alund Scrapbook
Inclusive Dates
Bulk Dates
MC 1841
.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

Theodore E. Alund Scrapbook was donated to the Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries, on August 3, 2009 by Marlene Vician of Tinley Park, Illinois.

Processing Information

Processed by Jill Knoke-Staggs; completed in June 2012.

Preferred Form of Citation

Theodore E. Alund Scrapbook (MC 1841), 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

Theodore E. Alund was born March 25, 1913 in Cook County, Illinois to Edward F. Alund and Ruth Westergren Alund. Alund had one brother, George, and was married to Isabella Alexander. From September 11, 1937 to September 18, 1937, Alund went on a 2000 mile vacation through Arkansas with another man, only identified as Davis, and two unidentified women. Stops included Bloomington, Illinois; the Mississippi River; Fayetteville, Arkansas; the Ozark Mountains; Fort Smith, Arkansas; Hot Springs, Arkansas; and Little Rock, Arkansas. Alund died at the age of 77 on November 12, 1990 and is buried in Irving Park Cemetery in Chicago, Illinois.

Scope and Content Note

Materials in this collection include a trip itinerary, a vacation scrapbook, photographs, and other materials collected during the trip. Additionally, the collection includes Alund's funeral program.

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

Vacation Trip Itinerary, 1937

Box 1 Folder 2

Vacation Scrapbook, 1937 (Images 1-33)

Box 1 Folder 3

Loose Trip and Miscellaneous Photographs, 1937-1989 (Images 34-42)

Box 1 Folder 4

General Trip Materials, 1937

Box 1 Folder 5

Theodore Alund Funeral Program, November 15, 1990


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