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James (Jim) Lendall Papers, 1963-1983

James (Jim) Lendall Papers, 1963-1983

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James (Jim) Lendall Papers, 1963-1983 UALR.MS.0063

UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
401 President Clinton Avenue
Little Rock, AR, 72201
archives@ualr.edu



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Creation: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2015-06-03T10:34-0500

Repository: UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
Title: James (Jim) Lendall Papers, 1963-1983
Dates: 1963-1983
Quantity: 1.75 linear feet; 4 document boxes
Identification: UALR.MS.0063
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Scope and Contents Note

The collection contains correspondence, newsletters, memos, anti-war leaflets, pamphlets, decals and printed materials, concerning James Lendall's activities as a political activist from the 1960s to the 1980s, including anti-Vietnam War protests and the Women's Liberation Movement.


Biographical Note

James Lendall was born in Beverly, Massachusetts, on 1947 March 20. Since 1969, Lendall has been a local activist, politician, and nurse in Little Rock. He served in the United States Army from 1969-1971. He also worked for telephone hotline and crisis intervention services such as Switchboard and the Crisis Center for Central Arkansas from 1970-1984. Lendall has been a conscientious objector, draft counselor, and has worked on underground newspapers, A Different Drum and Ethos.

He graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a Bachelor of Arts in political science and history in 1974. In 1985, he graduated from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences with a Bachelor of Science in nursing.

Lendall served as an Arkansas state representative for four terms as an Independent (1989-1991) and as a Democrat (1999-2005). He joined the Green Party of Arkansas in 2005 and ran for governor of Arkansas as a Green Party candidate in 2006 and 2010. Both campaigns were unsuccessful. Lendall is a registered nurse in Arkansas and has worked at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. As of 2014, he currently works at Arkansas Children's Hospital.


Anti-war demonstrations--Arkansas
Feminism--Arkansas--Little Rock
Hotlines (Counseling)--Arkansas
Lendall, James, 1947-
Lendall, James, 1947-, donor
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements--Arkansas

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This collection is available for viewing at the Arkansas Studies Institute.

User note

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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Citation Notes

Bibliographic citation:

James (Jim) Lendall Collection, 1963-1983, UALR.MS.0063. UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture, Arkansas Studies Institute, Little Rock.

Footnote or Endnote info:

Description of item, folder number, box number, James (Jim) Lendall Collection, 1963-1983, UALR.MS.0063.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by James Lendall, Little Rock, Arkansas.


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