Benton County Horticultural Society; Apples; Apple industry; Agriculture; Research; Arkansas
Benton County Horticultural Society two volumes including its constitution, by-laws, roll of members, and monthly meeting records from 1893-1912. These area mounted clippings, constitution and by-laws, membership rolls, correspondence, memoranda...
Immediately after the 1958 election, Brooks' friends
held a testimonial dinner, brooks gave a speech which
revealed the basic philosophy of government that guided
him throughout his life:
While I honor the office of representative, I am
Civil Rights; Women's Suffrage; Voting Rights; Women
New York Times article highlighting legal rulings across the country pertaining to women's suffrage and the 19th Amendment. The second paragraph pertains to the Arkansas Attorney General rejecting Dr. Ida Joe Brooks's candidacy for state office.
Cartoon, in color, titled "Cranking up the old machine," showing a man in black suit and red tie bending over and cranking up a military tank. On verso: "A collection of editorial humor and comment about the Arkansas gubernatorial campaign, 1968."
Caricature of then-President George Herbert Walker Bush and then-Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton holding signs and looking at each other. Bush's sign says "4 more years" and Clinton's sign says "4 more weeks."