Creator

Date Original

1892-1932

Description

This collection consists of the letters of Helene Wadsworth Bean and Dr. Whitfield Brooks Bean, and letters of other family members, covering the time period from 1892 to 1932.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. Whitfield Brooks Bean (1868-1940) was born in Port Oak, Alabama. He graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans, and moved to LaGrange, Arkansas, in 1892. Allis Helene Wadsworth (1879-1919) was born in Marshall County, Mississippi, and lived in Lexa, Arkansas. She married Dr. Bean in 1899 and moved with him to Marianna, Arkansas, in 1908. After her death, Dr. Bean married Katherine Allnutt of Little Rock in 1927. He practiced medicine in Marianna until a few years before his death.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Marianna, Lee County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MG.00033

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Bean-Wadsworth letters, MG.00033

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Bean-Wadsworth 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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