Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Acquisition Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Arrangement of the Papers
- Subject Terms
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Allured, Janet
- Janet Allured Oral History Collection
- Inclusive Dates
- MC 2320
- 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
- Materials are in English.
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
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The Janet Allured Oral History Collection was donated to the Special Collections Department by Janet Allured of Lake Charles, Louisiana, on October 31, 2018.
Processed by Katrina Windon; completed in October 2018.
Preferred Form of Citation
Janet Allured Oral History Collection (MC 2320), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.
See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.
Janet Allured is a historian and academic, and currently a history professor at McNeese State University. Allured earned her bachelor's degree in history from McNeese State in 1982, and her doctorate in history from the University of Arkansas in 1988. Her publications include Remapping Second-Wave Feminism: The Long Women’s Rights Movement in Louisiana, 1950-1997 (2016), "'Holy Boldness: Feminist Methodist Women in the South, 1960-1980'" (Methodist History vol. LIV, No. 3 (April 2016)), Louisiana Women: Their Lives and Times, co-edited with Judith E. Gentry in 2009, and Lake Charles, co-authored with Jessica Hutchings and Debbie Johnson-Houston in 2012.
For Allured's brief biographical notes on interviewees, see biographical notes for individual transcript listings below.
Scope and Content Note
The collection consists of transcripts of eight interviews of residents of Boone County, Arkansas, that Janet Allured conducted as part of her research for her doctoral dissertation, Families, Food and Folklore: Women's Culture in the Post-Bellum Ozarks. Topics discussed by interviewees include farming, transportation, shivarees, and family life.
Arrangement of the Papers
Materials are arranged alphabetically by interviewee.
The following persons, organizations, or topics are among those represented within the collection materials:
Boone County (Ark.)
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection:
Box Small Manuscripts Box 1
|Box Small Manuscripts Box 1||Section MC 2320||Folder 1||Item 1||
Caroll, Polly Anne, May 20, 1987
"Polly Anne Carroll, born May 8, 1899 on a farm near Rally Hill, Boone County, AR."
|Box Small Manuscripts Box 1||Section MC 2320||Folder 1||Item 2||
Harrell, Katie West, May 19, 1987
"Katie West Harrell, born in Caroll County, Mississippi June 17, 1893. Moved to Bellefonte, Boone County, in 1931."
|Box Small Manuscripts Box 1||Section MC 2320||Folder 1||Item 3||
Jones, Hazel Jenkins, May 20, 1987
"Hazel Jenkins Jones, born near Alpena in 1907, daughter of Mabel Davis and A. D. Jenkins, a farmer near Alpena. M. Ben E. Jones."
|Box Small Manuscripts Box 1||Section MC 2320||Folder 1||Item 4||
Murray, Clara Hubbard, May 19, 1987
"Clara Hubbard Murray, born 1897, at Bellefonte, Boone County, AR."
|Box Small Manuscripts Box 1||Section MC 2320||Folder 1||Item 5||
Pfifer, Hassie Leah Hudson, and Eulah McMahan Hudson, May 22, 1987
"Hassie Leah Hudson Pfifer, and her sister-in-law Eulah McMahan Hudson, who was married to Hassie's brother Dave Hudson. Eulah was born in 1894 on a farm in the Union settlement, in South Boone County, AR."
|Box Small Manuscripts Box 1||Section MC 2320||Folder 1||Item 6||
Richmond, Virginia Holt, May 21, 1987
"Virginia Holt Richmond, born 1918 in Harrison, AR."
|Box Small Manuscripts Box 1||Section MC 2320||Folder 1||Item 7||
Walker, Dorothy Jo, May 19, 1987
"Dorothy Jo Walker, m. John Roy Campbell, born in Harrison. Age 76."
|Box Small Manuscripts Box 1||Section MC 2320||Folder 1||Item 8||
White, James L., May 20, 1987
"James L. White, born April 22, 1889 three miles west of Harrison, Boone County, AR."
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