Title

Preserving Our History/Archives: Arkansas Baptist College final grant report, 2019

Creator

Date Original

2019

Description

This collection contains a final grant report for the Arkansas Baptist College Preserving Our History/ Archives project, which installed and dedicated a marker to Dr. Elias Camp Morris, one of the founding fathers of Arkansas Baptist College. The project was funded in part by the Curtis H. Sykes Memorial Grant. The collection also contains photographs from the marker dedication, an event announcement, and programs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Arkansas Baptist College (ABC), is an urban college campus, located in the heart of the Greater Little Rock Community. It was founded in 1884 and is recognized as one of the most significant structures associated with African American history in Arkansas and remains a landmark institution in the city, state, and nation. Coupled with this recognition, is its continued use as an educational institution and its close association with Dr. Elias Camp Morris (founder of Arkansas Baptist College) who worked tirelessly to enhance the historic significance of Arkansas Baptist College.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

BHC.004.005

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Preserving Our History/Archives: Arkansas Baptist College final grant report, BHC.004.005

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Preserving Our History/Archives: Arkansas Baptist College final grant report. 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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