Land Grant Centennial Materials

MC 2218.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 Keisha Stevenson, 2019.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

University of Arkansas
Land Grant Centennial Materials
Inclusive Dates
MC 2218.UA
.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 Land Grant Centennial Materials were donated to Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries by an unknown donor.

Processing Information

Heath Robinson and Keisha Stevenson; completed in April 2019.

Preferred Form of Citation

"Land Grant Centennial Materials (MC 2218.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

The University of Arkansas was created through the Morrill Act of 1862 which provided means for states to establish universities for the purpose of teaching agricultural and mechanical arts. The University of Arkansas is one of 106 land-grant universities (after an expansion in 1994) and is a member of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU), formerly the National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges (NASULGC). In 1962, the nation and the land-grant institutions celebrated the centennial anniversary of the act.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of journals, centennial letters, presentations, and publications.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged in chronological order.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

box 1

box 1 folder 1

Land Grant Centennial Folder [1 of 4], 1959-1961

box 1 folder 2

Land Grant Centennial Folder [2 of 4], 1962

box 1 folder 3

Land Grant Centennial Folder [3 of 4], 1973-2001

box 1 folder 4

Land Grant Centennial Folder [4 of 4], undated


University of Arkansas Libraries
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Fayetteville, AR 72701-4002
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