Commissioner's Sale Notice

MC 657

Special Collections
University of Arkansas Libraries

365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
Phone: 479-575-8444

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

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Hicks, John T.
Commissioner's Sale Notice
Inclusive Dates
MC 657
0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Materials are in English.
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

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Use Information

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Acquisition Information

The Commissioner's Sale Notice was purchased by the Special Collections Department from South by Southwest Books (Arkansas List #27, Item #55) of Fayetteville, Arkansas, in spring 1985.

Processing Information

Processed by Nan Lawler; completed in March 1987. Biographical note added during EAD conversion in September 2019.

Preferred Form of Citation

Commissioner's Sale Notice (MC 657), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

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Biographical Note

John T. Hicks was an Arkansas attorney and politician. He was born July 21, 1861, in Searcy, Arkansas, to William and Martha A. Hicks. May 22, 1883, he married Minnie Snipes; the couple had two children. Hicks practiced law as part of the firm of House & Hicks, served as Mayor of Searcy from 1884-1887, and ran for the office of Arkansas Attorney General in 1898.

Scope and Content Note

Small broadside advertising commissioner's sale of land and cotton gin in Bald Knob, January 9, 1894; announcement from Jno. [John] T. Hicks, Commissioner, Searcy, December 18, 1893.

Subject Terms

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

Bald Knob (Ark.)

Cotton gins and ginning

    Detailed Description of the Collection

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

    Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 5

    Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 5 Section MC 657 Folder 1

    Commissioner's Sale Notice, December 18, 1893


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