T. B. Lunsford Papers

MS L97

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

Lunsford, T. B. (Thomas B.), 1838-1900
T. B. Lunsford Papers
Inclusive Dates
MS L97
0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Materials are in English.
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).

Processing Information

Processed by Special Collections staff, circa 1968-1978.

Biographical note expanded during EAD conversion in October 2019.

Preferred Form of Citation

T. B. Lunsford Papers (MS L97), 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

Reverend Thomas B. (T. B.) Lunsford (1838-1900) was a Presbyterian minister. He married Elizabeth B. (Bettie) Calhoun on August 16, 1866, in Rockbridge County, Virginia. They soon after moved to Springdale, Arkansas, where he taught at a private school and served as pastor of a Presbyterian church. Lunsford passed away May 24, 1900, and is buried in Springdale's Bluff Cemetery.

At the time Lunsford wrote the letters in this collection, he was a student at Union Theological Seminary, which was then on the campus at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia.

Scope and Content Note

Letters, journal, essay, and biographical notes.

Detailed Description of the Collection

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

Box LOC 131A

Box LOC 131A Folder MS L97 Item 1

Biography of Mr. T. B. Lunsford, undated

Box LOC 131A Folder MS L97 Item 2

Correspondence, T. B. Lunsford, Belvedere, to Miss Bettie Calhoun, Nov. 22, 1859 4 L.

Box LOC 131A Folder MS L97 Item 3

Correspondence, unsigned, Fredericksburg, to Miss Bettie Calhoun, July 27, 1860 4 L.

Box LOC 131A Folder MS L97 Item 4

Correspondence, unsigned, Rotherwood, to Miss Bettie Calhoun, Sept. 25, 1860 4 L.

Box LOC 131A Folder MS L97 Item 5

Journal, Feb. 26-Mar. 23, 1861 18 L.

Box LOC 131A Folder MS L97 Item 6

Science essay and its criticism, undated 4 L.

Box LOC 131A Folder MS L97 Item 7

Biography of Mrs. Tom Lunsford. 2 photographs., undated 1 L.


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