Anne McMath Papers

MC 957

Special Collections
University of Arkansas Libraries

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Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
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Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Shana Zarnowski.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Creator
McMath, Anne, 1920-1994
Title
Anne McMath Papers
Inclusive Dates
ca 1987-1989
Identification
MC 957
Extent
1.5 linear feet (4 boxes)
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

Anne Phillips McMath, former first lady of Arkansas, donated her papers to the Special Collections Department on July 14, 1989.

Processing Information

Processed by Vera Ekechukwu, September 1995. Special Collections Division, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Preferred Form of Citation

Anne McMath Papers (MC 957), 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

Anne Phillips McMath was born December 20, 1920, in Slate Spring, Mississippi. She graduated from the local high school and continued with her studies for another two years at Mississippi State College for Women. She met her future husband, Sidney Sanders McMath, in Washington, D.C., while working as a congressional secretary on Capitol Hill. They were married on October 6, 1944, and on January 10, 1949, Sid McMath became the thirty-fourth Governor of Arkansas. Anne McMath played the role of first lady from 1949 to 1953. Since leaving public life she has been active in various civic organizations.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains research material accumulated during the author's work on her book First Ladies of Arkansas: Women of Their Times. Included are the original drafts of the narrative, handwritten notes, correspondence pertaining to the author's research, questionnaires, newspaper and magazine clippings (as well as photocopies), and other printed material; photographs and slides. Also included is the incomplete manuscript of the book.

Arrangement of the Papers

Research is arranged alphabetically by format or subject.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

Box 1

Box 1 Folder 1

Correspondence, 1987, 1990

Box 1 Folder 2-3

Drafts

Box 2 Folder 1

Adkins, Estelle Elise Smith (1941-1945)

Box 2 Folder 2

Bailey, Margaret Bristol (1937-1941)

Box 2 Folder 3

Berry, Elizabeth Quails (1883-1885)

Box 2 Folder 4

Brough, Anne Wade Roark (1917-1921)

Box 2 Folder 5

Bumpers, Betty Flanagin (1971-1975)

Box 2 Folder 6

Cherry, Margaret Frierson (1953-1955)

Box 2 Folder 7

Clarke, Sallie Warren Moore Wooten (1895-1897)

Box 2 Folder 8

Clayton, Adeline McGraw (1868-1872)

Box 2 Folder 9

Clinton, Hillary Rodham (1979-1981, 1983-1993)

Box 2 Folder 10

Conway, Mary Jane Bradley (1836-1840)

Box 2 Folder 11

Davis, Ina McKenzie (1901-1907)

Box 2 Folder 12

Donaghey, Louvenia Wallace (1909-1913)

Box 2 Folder 13

Eagle, Mary Kavanaugh Oldham (1889-1893)

Box 2 Folder 14

Faubus, Celia Alta Haskins (1955-1967)

Box 2 Folder 15

Flanagin, Martha Elizabeth Nash (1862-1865)

Box 3 Folder 1

Fulton, Matilda Nowland (1835-1836)

Box 3 Folder 2

Futrell, Tera Ann Smith (1933-1937)

Box 3 Folder 3

Garland, Sarah Virginia (1874-1877)

Box 3 Folder 4

Hays, Ida Virginia Yarbrough (1913-1917)

Box 3 Folder 5

Hughes, Ann Eliza Blakemore (1885-1889)

Box 3 Folder 6

Jones, Margaret Parkin Hadley (1897-1901)

Box 3 Folder 7

Laney, Lucille Kirtley (1945-1949)

Box 3 Folder 8

Little, Elizabeth Jane Irwin (1907-1909)

Box 3 Folder 9

Martineau, Mabel Irwin Thomas (1927-1928)

Box 3 Folder 10

McMath, Sara Anne Phillips (1949-1953)

Box 3 Folder 11

McRae, Amelia Ann White (1921-1925)

Box 3 Folder 12

Miller, Susan E. Bevins (1877-1881)

Box 3 Folder 13

Murphy, Angelina Lockhart (1864-1968)

Box 3 Folder 14

Parnell, Mabel Winston (1928-1933)

Box 3 Folder 15

Pryor, Barbara Jean Lunsford (1975-1979)

Box 3 Folder 16

Rector, Flora Linde (1860-1862)

Box 3 Folder 17

Robinson, Ewilda Gertrude Miller (1913)

Box 3 Folder 18

Rockefeller, Jeannette E. (1967-1971)

Box 3 Folder 19

Terral, Eula Terrell (1925-1927)

Box 3 Folder 20

White, Gay Daniels (1981-1983)

Box 4 Folder 1-3

Manuscript

END OF COLLECTION

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