Creator

Date Original

1931-1995

Description

This collection contains miscellaneous material related to the history of Little Rock, Arkansas. Most of the material deals with the development and historic preservation of the downtown area. There are also miscellaneous Arkansas newspapers covering Arkansas history, as well as World War II. The collection also includes a member list for the STOP Committee. This organization was formed during the "Lost Year" of 1958-1959 in which Little Rock public schools were closed in the wake of the desegregation crisis at Little Rock Central High School. The committee was formed as a counterweight to the segregationists.

Biographical/Historical Note

This collection contains Little Rock history and development materials transferred to the Arkansas State Archives from the collections of the Historic Arkansas Museum in Little Rock.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000998

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Historic downtown Little Rock (Ark.) collection, MS.000998

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Historic downtown Little Rock, (Ark.) collection, 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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