Creator

Date Original

1935

Description

This collection contains a letter written by Dr. J.F. Stanford announcing his candidacy for Mayor of Fayetteville, Arkansas in 1935. Stanford was campaigning on veterinary and small business issues.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Fred Stanford (1876-1957) was born to J.C. Stanford and Sarah E. Stanford on April 25, 1876 in Scott County, Arkansas. He attended the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and graduated from McKillip Veterinary College in Chicago, Illinois. Stanford operated the Arkansas Veterinary College between 1912-1922 and also taught at the University of Arkansas College of Agriculture. He became known as the first State Veterinarian of Arkansas. Dr. John Fred Stanford died September 9, 1957.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.028.013

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Stanford, John Fred mayoral campaign broadside, SMC.028.013

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

John Fred Stanford Mayoral Campaign broadside, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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