Woodruff County was established in 1862 from parts of Jackson and St. Francis counties, and named for William Woodruff, founder of the state’s first newspaper, the Arkansas Gazette. Augusta is the county seat.

A list of the Woodruff County records microfilm available at the Arkansas State Archives can be found in our County records microfilm collection.

The results below are automatically collected from materials on this site that have been tagged with the Geographical Area of “Woodruff County (Ark.)” This list does not include all of the Arkansas State Archives’ materials regarding this county, but provides a starting point for research. Please click on each title below to learn more about it and the collection to which it belongs.

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Submissions from 2020

Albert Robert Stark material, Woodruff county, Arkansas

Campbell, Mrs. Anna

Cemeteries: Walker, Woodruff County

Civil War: Battle of Fitzhugh's Woods

Davis, J.W.

Disaster Aid for Flooding in East Arkansas

Garrett, Benjamin Franklin

Hay, Mrs. Katie Bishop

Hurley, Noah

Noland, Mrs. Lettie N.

White, R.P.

Woodruff County

Woodruff County Missionary Baptist Association Minutes

Submissions from 2019

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Woodruff County

Submissions from 1992

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Woodruff County

General Highway Map Woodruff County. 1 print, 1992

Submissions from 1981

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Woodruff County

General Highway Map Woodruff County. 1 print, 1981

Submissions from 1973

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Woodruff County

Submissions from 1967

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Woodruff County

Submissions from 1961

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Woodruff County

Submissions from 1949

House boat on the White River near Augusta, Woodruff County

Submissions from 1947

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Woodruff County

Picegar, Mrs. Tennessee F.

Submissions from 1944

Williams, Mrs. M.R.

Submissions from 1941

Man cleaning buffalo fish at a commercial fishing dock near Augusta, Woodruff County

Man cleaning fish at a commercial fishing dock near Augusta, Woodruff County

Submissions from 1938

Johnson, Morian J.

Submissions from 1937

Capshaw, Mrs. Florence

Hatch, Mrs. Elizabeth

Images from 1936

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January 19, Walter J. Lemke

Submissions from 1935

Johnson, Mrs. Fannie

Submissions from 1932

Stewart, Mrs. S.D.

Taylor, Mrs. Sarah W.

Images from 1930

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Woodruff County townships map, 1930

Submissions from 1927

Pate, Sarah Jane Ford

Submissions from 1923

McDougall, Mrs. W.C.

Sawyer, G.T.

Submissions from 1911

Pickett, Alexander Corbin

Submissions from 1895

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W.A. Byrd, Cotton Plant College, circa 1895

This collection contains a booklet about the Cotton Plant College and its academic curriculum.

Books from 1880

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Arkansas Gazette editorial, April 20, 1880

Books from 1875

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1875 February 28: Voucher, U.S. v. James Wise, retailing liquor without paying the special tax; includes cost of mileage, feeding prisoner, and travel expenses; served by E. Mooney

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1875 March 4: Voucher, U.S. v. James Wise, retailing liquor without paying the special tax; includes cost of mileage and subpoenaed witnesses, John Reneau, Bedford Neal, and Jack Berry; served by E.M. Mooney

Books from 1867

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Index to Register of Legal Voters of Woodruff County

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Woodruff County Maimed Soldiers list