Anthony Wappel Postcard Collection

MC 2336

Special Collections
University of Arkansas Libraries

365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
Phone: 479-575-8444
Email: specoll@uark.edu

Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Katrina Windon, 2019.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Creator
Wappel, Anthony J., 1963-
Title
Anthony Wappel Postcard Collection
Inclusive Dates
circa 1932-1997
Identification
MC 2336
Extent
0.02 linear feet (2 folders)
Language
Materials are in English.
Repository
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
Abstract
20 photographic and illustrated postcards featuring scenes in Arkansas and surrounding states.

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 Anthony Wappel Postcard Collection was donated to the Special Collections Department by Anthony Wappel of Fayetteville, Arkansas, in January 2018.

Processing Information

Processed by Katrina Windon; completed September 2019.

Preferred Form of Citation

Anthony Wappel Postcard Collection (MC 2336), 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.

Biographical Note

Anthony J. Wappel (1963-) is an Arkansas writer and archivist. He is the author of On the Avenue: An Illustrated History of Fayetteville's U. S. Highway 71B (2015) and the co-author of Once Upon Dickson: An Illustrated History, 1868-2000 (2008) and The Square Book: An Illustrated History of the Fayetteville Square. Wappel is currently the Archivist and Records Manager for Washington County.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of 20 photographic and illustrated postcards featuring scenes in Arkansas and surrounding states.

Arrangement of the Papers

Postcards are arranged by state.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1

Arkansas postcards, 1991-1997, undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 1

"Greetings from Mt. Ida, Arkansas", undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 2

Neal's Cafe, Springdale, Arkansas, 1986

Message to Steve Chism on recto.

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 3

The Delta Cultural Center, Helena, Arkansas, undated

Photograph by Mark Morgan.

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 4

Frisco Depot, Fayetteville, Arkansas, undated

Artwork by D. Kerlin.

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 5

Mammoth Spring Falls, Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 6

Mammoth Spring, Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 7

Little Rock, Arkansas skyline, undated

Photograph by John Elk III

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 8

Bath House Row, Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas, undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 9

Old Randolph County Courthouse, Pocahontas, Arkansas, circa 1991

Photograph by Richard Mitchell. Handwritten note on verso.

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 10

"Sunset on the Mississippi", 1997

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 11

Powhatan State Museum, Powhatan, Arkansas, circa 1991

Photograph by Al Hess. Handwritten note on verso.

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 12

"Welcome to Talimena Scenic Drive," with aerial view of Talimena National Scenic Byway, undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 1 Item 13

War Eagle Mill, near Rogers, Arkansas; aerial view during Arts & Crafts Festival, undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 2

Other postcards, 1932, 1996, undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 2 Item 1

Skyline of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 2 Item 2

Natural Falls State Park, Oklahoma, undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 2 Item 3

Fountain of the Centaurs (Jefferson City, Mo.), undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 2 Item 4

Eads Bridge at Night (St. Louis, Mo.), 1932

Correspondence on verso from "Aunt Claudia" to Miss Barbara Baer

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 2 Item 5

National Civil Rights Museum (Memphis, Tenn.), 1996

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 2 Item 6

Sun Studio (Memphis, Tenn.), undated

Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 10 Folder MC 2336 Folder 2 Item 7

The Peabody Hotel (Memphis, Tenn.), undated

END OF COLLECTION

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