Bond, Cy (Cyrus Huntington), -2013--Resignation from office; Judicial corruption--Arkansas--Crittenden County; Crittenden County (Ark.)--Politics and government
This article describes the allegations brought against Crittenden County Judge Cy Bond and the measures that led up to his resignation. The cartoon depicts Judge Bond being kicked out of office. "Sly Cy" is written on the back of his suit jacket...
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.
Conservation of natural resources - Arkansas - Buffalo National River - Citizen participation; Environmental protection – Arkansas
Flyer created by the Buffalo River Improvement Association, proponents of damming the Buffalo River, describing an incident at the old Maumee Ferry site on the Buffalo River in April 1964, and listing six points about the Buffalo River dam issue
Scipio Jones, a prominent African-American attorney from Little Rock, represented the twelve men convicted for their supposed involvment in the Elaine Race Massacre in 1919. Jones wrote this brief, entitled "Arkansas Peons" and published in the...