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UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
Arkansas Briefs and Pleadings Collection, 1825-1972
2.0 Linear feet4 document boxes
Arranged in three series: Series I: City, county, state (except supreme court) courts and agencies. Series II: Arkansas Supreme Court. Series III: Federal courts, including courts of claims, Native Americans, etc.
Scope and Content
This collection contains briefs, pleadings, arguments, and statements concerning legal issues in Arkansas before local, state, and federal courts and agencies. Materials discuss land claims, Native American rights, the Real Estate Bank of Arkansas, slave contracts, railroad disputes, marriages, zoning and civil service suits, and boundary disputes.
This collection was originally numbered H-21 and is part of the J. N. Heiskell Historical Collection, courtesy of the Arkansas Gazette Foundation.
Arkansas Gazette Foundation. (donor)
Arkansas. Supreme Court
Heiskell, John Netherland, 1872-1972, collector
Indians of North America--Arkansas--Legal status, laws, etc.--History--19th century
Slavery--Law and legislation--Southern States--History--19th century
United States. Circuit Court (Arkansas : Eastern District)
United States. Court of Claims
United States. Supreme Court
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is available for viewing at the Arkansas Studies Institute.
Conditions Governing Use
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17-U.S. Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. The person using this material is liable for any infringement.
Copyright for correspondence in the collections belongs to those correspondents or their beneficiaries. Persons wanting to re-use those materials are advised to obtain permission from copyright holders.
Arkansas Briefs and Pleadings Collection, 1825-1972, UALR.MS.0166. UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture, Arkansas Studies Institute, Little Rock.
Footnote or Endnote Information:
Description of item, location of item in the collection, Arkansas Briefs and Pleadings Collection, 1825-1972, UALR.MS.0166.