William Duncan Autograph Book

MC 2066.UA

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 Amy Allen and Jacob Cornett, 2015

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Duncan, William
William Duncan Autograph Book
Inclusive Dates
1880-1905, 2014
Bulk Dates
MC 2066.UA
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Materials are in English.
Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email specoll@uark.edu 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 William Duncan Autograph Book was donated to Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries in 2015 by Judy Pratt of Tuscombia, Alabama.

Processing Information

Amy Allen and Jacob Cornett; completed in October 2015.

Preferred Form of Citation

William Duncan Autograph Book (MC 2066.UA), 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

William Houston Duncan was born December 23, 1861 in Springfield, Arkansas. He graduated Arkansas Industrial University now known as the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. He married Florence Ella Steinsiek in 1890, and they had 7 children. Duncan served as a lawyer in Conway, a judge in Falkner County, and mayor of Conway. William Duncan died May 2, 1943 in Conway, Arkansas.

Scope and Content Note

Collection consists of an autograph book, a photograph, and biographical information, which was written by Duncan's great granddaughter, Judy Pratt.

Arrangement of the Papers

Items are ordered chronologically.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

Box 1

Box 1 Folder 1

William Duncan Autograph Book, 1880-1884

Box 1 Folder 2

Duncan Family photograph, ca. 1905

Box 1 Folder 3

William Duncan Biographical Information, 2014


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