Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Acquisition Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Related Materials
- Subject Terms
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Powell, Lee Riley
- Lee Riley Powell Typescripts
- Inclusive Dates
- circa 1984
- MC 2394
- 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
- Materials are in English.
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
- Typescripts of Lee Riley Powell's J. William Fulbright and America's Lost Crusade: Fulbright's Opposition to the Vietnam War and "The China Hearings: The Foreign Relations Committee as a Forum for Dissent."
Please call (479) 575-8444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.
No Use Restrictions Apply.
No Interlibrary Loan.
Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).
The Lee Riley Powell Typescripts were donated to the Special Collections Department by Lee Riley Powell of Benton, Arkansas, on August 4, 1984.
Processed by Katrina Windon; completed in June 2019.
Preferred Form of Citation
Lee Riley Powell Typescripts (MC 2394), 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.
Lee Riley Powell is a writer and political scientist. He currently serves as Co-Chair of the Economic Equality Caucus and Executive Director of the Delta Grassroots Caucus. Powell is the author of J. William Fulbright and His Time: A Political Biography (1996) and J. William Fulbright and America's Lost Crusade: Fulbright's Opposition to the Vietnam War (1984). Among other political roles, he served as a senior advisor to the Mississippi Delta Regional Inititiative during President Bill Clinton's administration (1999-2000) and as communications director and legislative assistant for U.S. Representative Bill Alexander.
Scope and Content Note
Typescript of Lee Riley Powell's book, J. William Fulbright and America's Lost Crusade: Fulbright's Opposition to the Vietnam War with some editing notes and markings; typescript of Powell's article, "The China Hearings: The Foreign Relations Committee as a Forum for Dissent," which was written as a graduate seminar paper and originally considered for inclusion as part of the book.
Records relating to the Lee Riley Powell Typescripts include:
J. William Fulbright Papers, MC 144
J. William Fulbright Papers Addendum, MC 144D
Papers of Lee Riley Powell's father, James O. Powell, may be found in the James O. Powell Papers, MC 1313
The following persons, organizations, or topics are among those represented within the collection materials:
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection:
|Box 1||Folder 1-4||
J. William Fulbright and America's Lost Crusade: Fulbright's Opposition to the Vietnam War typescript, circa 1984
|Box 1||Folder 5||
"The China Hearings: The Foreign Relations Committee as a Forum for Dissent" typescript, circa 1984
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