Creator

Date Original

1903 July 11

Description

This collection contains one letter from Horatio, Arkansas to Dr. John Hugh Reynolds, dated July 11, 1903.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Hugh Reynolds (1869-1954) graduated from Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas. After graduation, Reynolds joined the faculty of the University of Arkansas where he developed an interest in Arkansas history. In 1903, he organized the Arkansas Historical Association, the predecessor to the current association. In 1905, Reynolds drafted legislation to establish a state archives, the Arkansas History Commission, and revised the commission's legislation in 1909. He served as the commission secretary from 1909 to 1911. In 1912, Reynolds was appointed President of Hendrix College, a position he held until 1945.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Horatio, Sevier County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.085.015

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Dr. John Hugh Reynolds letters, SMC.085.015

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Dr. John Hugh Reynolds letters, 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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