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Wendy Richter

Archives: 
870.245.5332

Museum: 
870.230.1360

Mail:   
PO Box 516
Arkadelphia
Akansas
71923

 

 

    The Clark County Historical Association

            

   

Peake Rosenwald School – 1928

                    

                                  Magnolia Manor - 2013

                 

     Barkman House (Henderson State University) - 2012

  Cone-Bottoms Hall (Ouachita Baptist University) - 2011

 

Captain Henderson House - 2010

Clark County Historical Museum - 2009

     Christmas ornaments available at the Museum:

                   Peake Rosenwald School - $20.00

                            Magnolia Manor - $20.00

                            Barkman House - $20.00

                         Cone-Bottoms Hall - $20.00

                  Captain Henderson House - $20.00

             Clark County Historical Museum - $20.00

Publications

For further information about Clark County Historical Association publications, please contact the archivist at Ouachita Baptist University, Wendy Richter (richterw@obu.edu, 870.245.5332).

Orders for publications require prior payment, which may be mailed to the address below. Please enclose $3.00 shipping and handling for each book ordered unless indicated otherwise.

The Clark County Historical Association
P.O. Box 516
Arkadelphia, AR 71923


Historical Association Journal

Clark County Historical Journal, 2001

$5.00

Clark County Historical Journal, 2002

$5.00

Clark County Historical Journal, 2003

$5.00

Clark County Historical Journal, 2006

$5.00

Clark County Historical Journal, 2007

$5.00

A limited number of back issues of the Clark County Historical Journal are available:
1973 (v. 1,n. 1); 1974 (v. 2, n. 2); 1975 (v. 2, n. 1); 1978 (v. 2, n. 2); 1978 (v. 3, n. 1); 1982; 1983; 1984 (fall); 1985 (fall); 1987; 1988; 1989; 1990; 1991; 1992; 1993; 1994; 1995; 1996; 1997; 1998; 1999; 2000

$4.00 per
volume or 3 volumes for $10.00

Clark County Historical Journal Cumulative Indes 1973-2007 $25.00

Arkadelphia DVD

 

Visit Historic Arkadelphia

Visual tour of historical and modern sites of Arkadelphia

$15.00

Books  
Clark County, Arkansas: Past and Present
Edited by Wendy Richter, hard cover, 857 pages,
$20.00 at Clark County Historical Museum or $20.00 by mail plus $5.00 s&h

Clark County Cemeteries: Volume I - Gurdon Area

Bear, Beirne, Bethel Springs, Bethlehem, Brown, Center Ridge, CC Poor Farm, Copeland Ridge, Davis, Decipher, Easley, Greenville, Gum Springs, Hart's Chapel, Kansas, Kansas Community, Jane Lyons, Jenkins, Lard, Mitchel, Mt. Friendship, Pawley, Randolph, Richwoods, Rose Hedge, Rose Hill, Sandy Crossing, Shady Grove, Smith, South Fork, Springhill, Stroud, Vaden, and Whelen Springs

$20.00

Clark County Cemeteries: Volume II- Arkadelphia Area

Cash, Arnold, Barkman, Bell, Blakley, Bridges, Buck Burris/Bourroughs, Caddo Valley, Carter, Chambers, Clayborn Chapel, Conger, Cryer, DeGray, Edwards, Feaster, Freeman, Geheb, Hart, Heard, Helms, Jarman Grove, Jenkins, Johnston, Langley, Lee, Magnolia Manor, Manning, McClure, Mitchell, Nunn, Rest Haven, Richland, Richmond Hill, Rogers, Rose Hill, Ross, Shady Grove, Shiloh, Stage Coach, Stephens, Stroope, Unity, Wilson, and Yarbrough.

$25.00

Clark County Cemeteries: Volume III – Manchester Area Cemeteries

Ashley, Bethlehem, Bullock, Delamar, Dunn, Hudson, Hunter, Jones, K. Jones, Langley, Littlejohn, Macedonia, Marsh, Mitchell, Newborn, Piney Grove, Posey, Strong, and Timberlake.

$20.00

Clark County Cemeteries: Volume IV – Amity Area Cemeteries

Alpine, Amity, Methodist, Atlee, Berry, Bethesdia, Brushy, Buck, Chalybeate Valley, Dillard, Piney, Franklin, Freeman, Friendship, Garner, Golden, Hawkins, Haygood, Holder, Holder Callaway, Huffman, Humphrey, Jack’s Creek, Jones, New Hope, Oak Grove, Osborn, Shiloh, Shirley/Garner, Straightway, Sweet Home, Thomas, Thompson Chapel, and Wingfield.

$20.00

Clark County Cemeteries: Volume V - Okolona Area Cemeteries

Grave Sites and Small Cemeteries: Barton, Bonner, Brunson, Conway, Crow, CSA Graves, Gentry Family, Griffin, Harvell/Lewis, Head and Shoulders, Hignight, Hignight Grave, Hill, Little, Long, Love Creek, McAnally (Old), McNeil, Nelson Family, Okolona Baptist, Okolona Methodist, Osborn, Peeples, Pettit/Hicks, Pettus, Reid, Rogers, Sloan, Smith/Presson, Taylor, Thomas, Turner, Wembely/Thomas, Wilder, Williamson, and Wilson.

Large Cemeteries: Bethel, Clear Springs, Dobyville, Ebenezer, First Baptist Okolona, Halfway, Holly Grove, Hollywood, McAnally, Mt. Zion, Okolona (Thornton Field), Piney Ridge, Rome (Old), Rome (Methodist), Ross/Killingsworth, St. Clair Baptist, Stroud, Smyrna, Weir.

$20.00

Clark County Cemeteries Index

Combined listing of all names from the five volume series

$20.00

Clark County Cemeteries Package

Includes all five volumes plus the index    

$115.00

Driving Tour of Clark County: Clark County Historical Sites

Bobby Downs and Jacynda Ammons, soft cover, 27 pages

$5.00

Emily S. Hobbs' Amity News and other news from Amity printed in the Daily News, Daily Siftings Herald, and Southern Standard

1912-1958

compiled by Allen B. Syler, soft cover, 279 pages

$20.00

An Explorer of Louisiana: Jean­Baptiste Benard de La Harpe (1683­1765)
Baron Marc de Villiers du Terrage Translated, annotated, and edited by Samuel Dorris Dickinson, soft cover, 46 pages

$10.00

Extensive and Intensive Land Classification of the Arkansas National Forest, 1917

by William E. Wootten

$15.00

Happenings in Okolona and Antoine Township Compiled by Allen B. Syler with Joy Graham Grant continuing the series

Vol. I, 1869 to 1930, soft cover, 247 pages
Vol. II, 1931 to 1936, soft cover, 227 pages
Vol. III, 1937 to 1939, soft cover, 272 pages
Vol. IV, 1940 to 1941, soft cover, 282 pages
Vol. V, 1942, soft cover, 224 pages
Vol. VI, 1943, soft cover, 179 pages

$20.00 per volume

Flappers and Jelly Beans in the Roaring Twenties: A Fun­Filled Decade Between Boom and Bust Donald Angus Tatman, hard cover, 76 pages

$5.00

A Fortune Teller's Blessing: The Story of John Allen Adams

By Charles Hughes

soft cover, 406 pages

$20.00

Grace Matthews' Amity News and Other News from Amity published in the Southern Standard and Daily Siftings Herald: 1979-1985

compiled by Allen B. Syler

soft cover

$20.00

History and Genealogy of Thomas Marmaduke Mendenhall
W. L. Newberry, soft cover, 37 pages

$15.00

Index to Unclaimed Marriage Licenses of Clark County, Arkansas
Marriage licenses not claimed after recording, soft cover, 79 pages

$10.00

Mammy Owl's Meditations: Grace Matthews Amity Report and Other news from Amity from the Southern Standard and the Daily Siftings Herald, 1959-1977

compiled by Allen B. Syler, soft cover, 267 pages

$20.00

Manchester Community of Eastern Clark and Western Dallas Counties

Published by CCHA 1979-1980

soft cover, 282 pages
$25.00

News from Amity by Grace Matthews: 1977 to 1980 Compiled by Allen B. Syler with Joy Graham Grant continuing the series, soft cover, 272 pages

$20.00

News from Graysonia: 1908 to 1951
Compiled by Allen B. Syler with Joy Graham Grant continuing the series, soft cover, 179 pages

$20.00

News from Hollywood: 1869 to 1912
Compiled by Allen B. Syler with Joy Graham Grant continuing the series, soft cover, 167 pages

$20.00

News from Hot Spring County: Point Cedar to Brown Springs

compiled by Allen B. Syler, soft cover, 525 pages

$40.00

News from Piney and Long Creek
Compiled by Allen B. Syler with Joy Graham Grant continuing the series
Vol. I, 1888 to 1927, 193 pages,
Vol. II, 1928 to 1954,128 pages OUT OF PRINT

$20.00 
per volume

News from Western Clark County, Brushy, Free Union, Lenox, Sodom: 1907 to 1972
Compiled by Allen B. Syler with Joy Graham Grant continuing the series, soft cover, 228 pages

$20.00

News from Western Clark County: Fendley 1904-1945; Free Hill and Valley in Western Valley Hot Spring County
Compiled by Allen B. Syler with Joy Graham Grant continuing the series, soft cover, 210 pages

$20.00
News from Western Clark County, Midway: 1930 to 1975
Compiled by Allen B. Syler with Joy Graham Grant continuing the series, soft cover, 251 pages

$20.00
Observations Summaires sur le Ouachita by Louis Badins
Translated and Annotated by Samuel Dorris Dickinson Notes by an early day traveler, soft cover, 49 pages

$15.00 

Richard Melancthon Burke's Amity Items and Other News from Amity from the Southern Standard and the Daily Siftings Herald: 1871-1911

compiled by Allen B. Syler

soft cover, 303 pages

$20.00

Rosemary: A Journey from East to West
Rosemary Chu and Lou Ann Locke, soft cover, 219 pages


$20.00
Sparks of Genius That Helped Build Arkansas
Donald Angus Tatman, hard cover, 116 pages

$5.00

Through the Eyes of Farrah Newberry

soft cover 192 pages

$20.00
To The Grassroots with Bill Clinton
Compiled and edited by Paul Root, hard cover, 222 pages

$25.00
We Were There: Clark Countians in World War II
Contains photographs of men in the military and is similar to a yearbook, hard cover, 275 pages

$5.00
Drawings  

Signed and numbered drawings of Arkadelphia landmarks

Unframed $20.00
Framed

$50.00

Indexes – Early County Records  Online

Click these links for access to indexes for early Probate, and Tax records available in the Archives at the Ouachita Baptist University Library. These are loose papers rather than books.

 

Circuit Court Records Index – Clark County, Arkansas
An every-name index of circuit court records from 1819 to 1878.

 

Civil Court Records Index – Clark County, Arkansas
An every-name index of civil court records from 1884 to 1920.

 

Criminal Court Records Index – Clark County, Arkansas
An every-name index of criminal court records from 1879 to 1951.

 

Probate Court Records Index – Clark County, Arkansas
An every-name index of individuals whose names appeared in Clark County.  Loose Probate Papers, regardless of their activity in the cases, from 1819 to 1878.

 

Tax Index – Clark County, Arkansas
An every-name index of individuals whose names appeared in Clark County
Real and Personal Tax Records from 1866 to 1900. 

 
Printed Versions of the Indexes  
Clark County Records Series Index to Circuit Court Records: Clark County Arkansas, 1819 to 1878
Compiled by the Clark County Historical Association Edited by Wendy Richter, W.L. Newberry, Velma Seale, and Allen B. Syler 
Vol. I, 91 pages

$15.00
Law and Order in Clark County, Arkansas: Criminal Court Records 1879 to 1951
Compiled by the Clark County Historical Association Edited by Wendy Richter, Angel Martin Dougherty, W.L. Newberry, Velma Seale, and Allen B. Syler 
Vol. II, 256 pages

$20.00
Index to Civil Court Records: Clark County Arkansas, 1884 to 1920
Compiled by the Clark County Historical Association Edited by Wendy Richter, W.L. Newberry, Velma Seale, and Allen B. Syler
Volume III, 133 pages

$15.00
Clark County, Arkansas Circuit Court Books A­D: 1819 to 1838
Transcribed by Meeks Etchieson 
 
Volume I (Books A, B, C, C2), soft cover, 458 pages $35.00
Volume II (Books C3, C4, C5), soft cover, 366 pages $35.00
Volume III (Index), soft cover, 378 pages $45.00
Three volume set

$100.00
Index to Clark County Arkansas Court Records: 1834 to 1839
Compiled by Meeks Etchieson soft cover, 80 pages

$10.00
Index to Clark County Arkansas Court Records: 1840 to 1844
Compiled by Meeks Etchieson soft cover, 110 pages

$10.00
Index to Clark County Arkansas Court Records: 1845 to 1858
Compiled by Meeks Etchieson soft cover, 192 pages

$15.00
Index to Clark County Arkansas Court Records: 1858 to 1866
Compiled by Meeks Etchieson soft cover, 376 pages

$15.00
Index to Probate Record Book B (1847 ­ 1851): Clark County Arkansas
Compiled by Meeks Etchieson soft cover, 79 pages

$10.00
Indexes – Early United States Census Records  
1870 United States Census Index
Compiled by Pamela Dennis, Angela Nation, and Lori Hoggard soft cover, 56 pages

$10.00
1880 United States Census Index
Compiled by Pamela Dennis, Angela Nation, and Lori Hoggard soft cover, 81 pages
$10.00
1890 United States Census Index (reconstructed)
Compiled by Pamela Dennis, Angela Nation, and Lori Hoggard soft cover, 123 pages
$10.00
1900 United States Census Index
Compiled by Pamela Dennis, Angela Nation, and Lori Hoggard soft cover, 116 pages

$10.00
1910 United States Census Index
Compiled by Pamela Dennis, Angela Nation, and Lori Hoggard soft cover, 134 pages

$10.00
1920 United States Census Index
Compiled by Pamela Dennis, Angela Nation, and Lori Hoggard soft cover, 415 pages
$30.00