Troy H. Poe Collection

MC 612

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 Heather Young, 2018.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Creator
Poe, Troy H.
Title
Troy H. Poe Collection
Inclusive Dates
1905-1988
Identification
MC 612
Extent
0.25 Liner Foot (1 Box)
Language
Materials are in English.
Repository
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

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 Troy H. Poe Collection was donated by Troy H. Poe of Rogers, Arkansas through J. Dickson Black in October of 1986.

Processing Information

Processed by Nan Lawler completed in September, 1988.

Preferred Form of Citation

Troy H. Poe (MC 612), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on ow to cite specific documents from the collection.

Scope and Content Note

The collection includes photographs of the University, Fayetteville, and surrounding areas, including two programs (1905 and 1908) with photographs on the covers and an album (1910) containing fifteen snapshots of a trip made by engineering students to War Eagle. The photographs had been in the donor's family for years; most are unidentified. An uncle of the donor was an engineering student at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by subject matter.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

Box 1

Box 1 Folder 1

Fayetteville, 1910-1912

Box 1 Folder 1 Item 1

Panoramic view of Fayetteville, looking north, 1910 made up of two prints (3 3/4 x 5 1/2) mounted on 6 3/4 x 12 card.

Box 1 Folder 2

Fayetteville, 1910-1912

Box 1 Folder 2 Item 2

View of Mt. Nord, showing Wolf House, ca 1912 (Arkansas Building from 1904 World's Fair). 3 x 4.

Box 1 Folder 2 Item 3

Interior of McIlroy Bank, ca 1910 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 on 5 x 5 card.

Box 1 Folder 2 Item 4

Unidentified man and log behind Boston Store, ca 1910 4 x 4 on 6 1/2 x 5 1/2 card.

Box 1 Folder 2 Item 5

Fulbright Wood Products, ca 1910 3 x 4 on 5 x 6 card.

Box 1 Folder 2 Item 6

Fulbright Wood Products, ca 1910 3 x 4 on 5 x 6 card.

Box 1 Folder 2 Item 7

Unidentified building under construction, n.d. Photo by Dunlap Bros., Fayetteville. 3 3/4 x 4 3/4 on 4 1/2 x 5 1/2 card.

Box 1 Folder 3

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1905-1912

Box 1 Folder 3 Item 8

Gate and steps, entry to campus, ca 1905 Grabill photo. 4 x 5 1/2 oval on 6 x 9 card. Program for tour of campus, March 3, 1905, printed on verso.

Box 1 Folder 3 Item 9

Old Main, June 10, 1908 2 x 2 1/2, glued to cover (6 1/4 x 5 3/4) of menu and program for Alumni Association Banquet.

Box 1 Folder 3 Item 10

Interior of old Engineering Building (shop in basement), n.d. 5 x 7.

Box 1 Folder 3 Item 11

Same image as Item 10, n.d. Printed with paper masked for decorative edges.

Box 1 Folder 3 Item 12

"A.U. Engineers", March 15, 1912 Dedication of marker (?) Post card.

Box 1 Folder 3 Item 13

"A.U. Engineers", March 15, 1913 Dedication of marker (?) Post card.

Box 1 Folder 3 Item 14

Informal pose, four students of hillside, n.d. 4 x 4 on 5 x 5 card. Image embossed with "U of A." and pennant.

Box 1 Folder 3 Item 15

Women students (in bloomers?) playing in field, n.d. 3 1/4 x 4 on 5 x 6 card.

Box 1 Folder 4

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1908-1910

Box 1 Folder 4 Item 16

U. of A. field, Football practice (?), ca 1910 3 1/2 x 10 1/2 image on 4 1/2 x 12 paper.

Box 1 Folder 4 Item 17

U. of A. field, Football game (?), ca 1910 3 1/2 x 10 1/2 image on 4 1/2 x 12 paper.

Box 1 Folder 4 Item 18

U. of A. field, Football game (?), ca 1910 3 1/2 x 10 1/2 image on 4 1/2 x 12 paper.

Box 1 Folder 4 Item 19

U. of A. field, Football game (?), ca 1910 3 1/2 x 10 1/2 image on 4 1/2 x 12 paper.

Box 1 Folder 4 Item 20

U. of A. Football (?) players, ca 1910 3 1/2 x 10 1/2 image on 4 1/2 x 12 paper. (left edge broken off).

Box 1 Folder 4 Item 21

U. of A. Baseball (?) game, showing bleachers, automobile, ca 1910 3 1/2 x 11 printed on postcard stock.

Box 1 Folder 4 Item 22

U. of A. band on lawnin front of Old Main, 1908 3 1/2 x 10 3/4 printed on postcard stock.

Box 1 Folder 5

Surrounding areas, ca 1910

Box 1 Folder 5 Item 23

Bird's-eye view of Eureka Springs, n.d. 6 1/2 x 8 3/4 on 8 x 10 card. "Gray Bros. View Artists…" embossed on card.

Box 1 Folder 5 Item 24

Album of snapshots of outing to War Eagle by U. of A. engineering students, April 7-13, 1910 (fifteen, all about 3 x 3).

Box 1 Folder 5 Item 25

Main street of a small town (Tontitown?), n.d. 3 1/2 x 12.

Box 1 Folder 5 Item 26

"Bridge over west fork south of Fayetteville", ca 1910 3 x 4 1/4 image on postcard.

Box 1 Folder 5 Item 27

West Fork River (?), ca 1910 3 x 4 1/4 image on postcard.

Box 1 Folder 6

[Surrounding areas], n.d.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 28

Unidentified building, n.d. 3 1/2 x 4 on 4 1/4 x 5 1/4 card. Photo by Dunlap Bros., Fayetteville.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 29

Informal group outside stone building, n.d. 4 3/4 x 3 3/4 on4 1/4 x 5 1/4 card.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 30

Unidentified house with picket fence, woman at fence, n.d. 3 3/4 x 4 3/4 on 5 x 6 card.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 31

Dog doing trick on unidentified town street, n.d. 4 x 3 image on postcard.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 32

Unidentifed early sawmill, n.d. 4 1/2 x 6 3/4 on 5 1/4 x 7 1/4 card.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 33

Unidentifed fire (?) tower, n.d. 3 3/4 x 4 on 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 card.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 34

Unidentified water wheel, n.d. 3 1/4 x 4 1/2 on postcard.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 35

Unidentified water wheel, n.d. 3 1/4 x 4 1/2 on postcard.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 36

Unidentified teams and buggies [fording a river], n.d. 3 3/4 x 4 3/4 on 5 x 6 card.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 37

Unidentified woman [fording a river] in a horse-drawn buggy, n.d. Log buildings and fence in background. 3 x 3 1/2 on 5 x 5 card.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 38

Unidentifed woman on truss bridge, n.d. 3 x 3 1/2.

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 39

Young woman in a wicker chair, n.d. 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 on 8 x 6 card (broken off at top).

Box 1 Folder 6 Item 40

Informal group portrait, outdoors, n.d. About 5 x 7, printed with paper masked for decorative edges.

END OF COLLECTION

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