Ulysses S. Sartin Papers

MC 2416

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

Sartin, Ulysses S.
Ulysses S. Sartin Papers
Inclusive Dates
MC 2416
0.25 linear feet (1 box )
Materials are in English.
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
Property and financial records, primarily for Ulysses S. Sartin and his business partners; most pertain to properties in Marion County, Arkansas.

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 Ulysses S. Sartin Papers were donated to the Special Collections Department by Dorothy Jamison of Cypress, Texas, via James Johnston, in October 2012. Jamison inherited the materials from Sartin's daughter, Elizabeth Sartin McFarland, who had been one of Jamison's neighbors.

Processing Information

Processed by Katrina Windon; completed September 2019.

Preferred Form of Citation

Ulysses S. Sartin Papers (MC 2416), 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

Ulysses S. Sartin (1867-1934) was a Kansas City, Kansas-based attorney, real estate broker, investor, and postmaster. He was born November 28, 1867, to Hiram Cable Sartin and Nancy Jane Bushong. He was a law partner of E. A. Enright, and served as Kansas City postmaster from 1902-1907. Sartin's other political involvement included serving on the central committee of the Republican Party of Wyandotte County, Kansas, in 1897, as a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1912 and as state chairman of Kansas' Progressive Party in 1914. Sartin passed away November 25, 1934, in Kansas City, Missouri.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of property and financial records, primarily for Ulysses S. Sartin and his business partners; most pertain to properties in Marion County, Arkansas. Also included is correspondence to Sartin regarding the Ozark Land Owners League.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by format.

Subject Terms

The following persons, organizations, or topics are among those represented within the collection materials:

Marion County (Ark.)

Mines and mineral resources--Arkansas

    Detailed Description of the Collection

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

    Box 1

    Box 1 Folder 1 Item 1

    Mineral Map of the Arkansas Zinc and Lead District, Comprising Marion and portions of Searcy, Baxter, Newton, and Boone Counties (Chicago: Rand McNally & Co), 1915

    Box 1 Folder 1 Item 2

    Rand McNally Standard Map of Arkansas (recto) and Rand McNally Standard Map of Arkansas with Air Trails (verso), circa 1915-1925

    Box 1 Folder 2

    Title abstracts, Marion County, Arkansas, 1900-1903

    Four title abstracts, compiled by E. H. Avey and Avery Abstract Co. for W. S. Tegarden, Grant Tegarden, W. A. Webber, and L. H. Fisher, respectively.

    Box 1 Folder 3

    U. S. Sartin land plats, Marion County, Arkansas, undated

    Box 1 Folder 4

    "List of Owners of Mining Property in North Arkansas", "April 4, 1914"

    Property owners mentioned include U. S. Sartin and L. H. Fisher

    Box 1 Folder 5

    Warranty deeds, 1900-1904, 1933

    Warranty deeds for properties purchased by U. S. Sartin and others, including L. H. Fisher, Harry Friedberg, and E. A. Enright, in Marion County, Arkansas and Wyandotte County, Kansas.

    Box 1 Folder 6

    Henry Duggins homestead certificate, 1901

    Issued by Harrison, Arkansas land office for acreage in Marion County Township 18N of Range 15W

    Box 1 Folder 7

    Tax list for U. S. Sartin lands in Marion County, Arkansas, circa 1905

    Box 1 Folder 8

    Check from William H. Peasey[?] to U. S. Sartin, 1902

    Box 1 Folder 9

    Correspondence from J. H. Hand of the Ozark Land Owners League to U. S. Sartin, 1935


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