The Arkansas State Archives Vertical files, or research files, cover a wide range of topics. Materials within a file vary, but may include newspaper clippings, researcher notes, a historical overview, printed pamphlets, or event programs.

These files are not comprehensive studies of a topic. Some may only contain one or two items.


Submissions from 2023

Eliza Hussman Gaines, New Publisher Arkansas Democrat-Gazettee

Griffin Jasper Stockley

Karen Petersen, New Hendrix College, President

Marion Hotel aka the 'Meeting Place of Arkansas

Mr. Gazette: The Story of Sharpe Dunaway

U.S. 70 Highway Arkansas Transverses from East to West

Submissions from 2022

Advent of Autos in Arkansas

African American History: Brig. Gen. Leland Tony Shepherd

African American History: Elizabeth Eckford

African American History: Frank Barbour Coffin

African American History: Haygood Seminary

African American History: Jaylen Smith

African American History: John Henry Anderson

African American History: Pharoah Sanders

African American History: Taylor Henson

Arkansas Honey Production, Our Diligent and Willing Workers

Arkansas Jails Have History of Great and Failed Escapes

Arkansas Railroad Museum

Arkansas State Building at World's Fair

Bentonville History Museum

Bobby Coy Burns

Bobby Hopper

Bobby Lee Riley

Brenda Blagg

Bridging the Gap A Better Life Exhibition Story of the Rosenwald Schools

Buffalo River Historic Jail & Museum

Caddo Gap (Montgomery County)

Carolyn Owens-Hervey

Cemeteries in Arkansas

Centuries of Monumental Bridge-Building Helped Build Arkansas

Chelsea Victoria Clinton

Churches: First Christian Church in Lonoke

Dr. George H. Alexander

Dr. Kenneth Lloyd "Ken" Coon

Election 2022 Arkansas Voter Guide

Ewell Ross McCright

Harvey Crowley Couch

Historic Butterfield Trail Gets New Life

Hollenberg Music Company

Hot Springs' Dryden Pottery a Mecca for Tourist

James Cook Ward, Tale of Whistling Jim

Jimmie Lou Fisher

Julia Hughes Jones

Klipsch Museum of Audio History

KTHS Radio Station

Leander M. Prowse

Little Rock Civil War Campaign Trail, Civil War Generals' Duel Site Among Trails

Looking Back Arkansas' Sawmills

Magnet Cove, Arkansas

Marcus Hill

Michael Klossner, Arkansas State Library

Mike Mills, Secretary of Parks, Heritage and Tourism

Museums: Boone County Heritage Museum

Newspapermen to the Core

Newton Sutterfield Farmstead

Octave Thanet

Oscar Chitwood

Ottenheimer Family


Robert S. Moore Jr.

Rules on Historic Markers Advance

Saenger Theater

Sam Epstein Angel

Searcy County, Arkansas

Smart Family An Automative Family Dynasty

St. Scholastica Monastery

The Arkansas Board of Education Changes Social Studies Course Order

The Civil War Exploits of Cherokee Leader Stand Watie

The Fort Smith Regional Art Museum

The Latimore Tourist Home

The Pine Bluff Singing Center

The St. Joseph Center of Arkansas

Thomas "Tommy" Melvin Swaim

Uncovering the History and Mystery of North Little Rock's Dark Hollow

Women's Auxillary Army Corps

Submissions from 2021

John Randall (Randy) Johnson

Submissions from 2020

100 Black Men of Greater Little Rock

100 Women's Technology, Entrepreneur, Career and Women

1814 Foundry United Methodist Church, 1977 Washington, D.C.

1880 United States Census, Arkansas Place of Birth

1882 Intruders

1970 Census of Population Arkansas

200th Anniversary of Arkansas Gazette pages from the Past

223rd Combat Communication Squadron Ceremony, Arkansas Air National Guard

308 Strategic Missle Wing, 25th Birthday Celebration, Little Rock Air Force Base

400 Voice Trojan Chorus Annual Spring Concert

4 Corners Ancestor Fair, July 25, 26, 27, 1996

7 Rebels' gravesite designated cemetery

84th General Assemble, 10 Best and Worst Legislators

A.A.A. Officials Arkansas Tour, Itinerary

A. Allen Weintraub

Aaron E. Henry

Aaron Harvey: Little Rock, Arkansas

Aaron Spann Family

Aaron Williams

AARP Connections Arkansas

AASIS: Arkansas Administrative Information System

ABA Newsletter, Arkansas Broadcasters Association

Abbe/Abby Genealogy

Abel Brown