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Furry Family Letters, 1926-1931

Furry Family Letters, 1926-1931

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Furry Family Letters, 1926-1931 UALR.MS.0060

UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
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Little Rock, AR, 72201
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Repository: UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
Title: Furry Family Letters, 1926-1931
Dates: 1926-1931
Quantity: 0.5 items; 1 document box
Identification: UALR.MS.0060
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Arrangement

Chronological.

Scope and Contents Note

This collection contains the correspondence of the Furry family from 1926 to 1931. During this time, family members wrote about the Arkansas River Flood of 1927, the drought conditions of the early 1930s, business difficulties due to the onset of the Great Depression, and the education of their youngest son, Warren G. Furry, Jr., at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.


Biographical Note

Warren G. Furry (ca. 1876-1951) was an insurance agent and claims adjuster in Van Buren, Arkansas, during the late 1920s and 1930s. In addition, Furry served as mayor of Van Buren from 1931-1935. Furry, along with his wife, Mary (ca. 1877-1962), had two children, Bessie (b. 1898) and Warren, Jr. (b. 1909). Furry is buried in Van Buren.


Arkansas--Economic conditions--20th century
Arkansas--Social Life and Customs--20th century
Floods--Arkansas--Van Buren
Furry, Warren G., 1876-1951
University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.

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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.


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Bibliographic citation:

Furry Family Letters, 1926-1931, UALR.MS.0060. UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture, Arkansas Studies Institute, Little Rock.

Footnote or Endnote info:

Description of item, folder number, and box number. Furry Family Letters, 1926-1931, UALR.MS.0060.


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