Arkansas Methodist Newspaper Collection

Title

Arkansas Methodist Newspaper Collection

Creator

Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church

Date

1896-2017

Description

The Arkansas United Methodist is the monthly news publication of the Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church. The newspaper has been issued from the 1880's to the present and chronicles current events, opinions and the interests of Methodist church in Arkansas and abroad.

Subject

Methodist Church (Arkansas)
Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church
Newspapers

Extent

31 boxes, 47 bound volumes

Is Part Of

Special Collections

Table Of Contents

Boxes 

  1. 1896, 1897
  2. 1898, 1899
  3. 1900, 1901
  4. 1902, 1903
  5. 1904, 1905
  6. 1906, 1907 (published in the Western Methodist Newspaper)
  7. 1908, 1909 (published in the Western Methodist Newspaper)
  8. 1910, 1911 (published in the Western Methodist Newspaper)
  9. 1912, 1913 (published in the Western Methodist Newspaper, 1914 not available)
  10. 1915, 1916 (Parts 1 & 2)
  11. 1917, 1919 (Parts 1 & 2, 1918 not available)
  12. 1920, 1921 (Parts 1 & 2)
  13. 1922, 1923 (Parts 1 & 2)
  14. 1924, 1925 (Parts 1 & 2)
  15. 1926, 1927 (Parts 1 & 2)
  16. Empty Box (1928 & 1929 missing upon deposit)
  17. 1930, 1931 (Parts 1 & 2)
  18. 1932 (Parts 1 & 2), 1933, 1934
  19. 1935, 1936 (Parts 1 & 2)
  20. 1937, 1938 (Parts 1 & 2)
  21. 1939 (Parts 1 & 2), 1940
  22. 1941, 1942 (Parts 1 & 2)
  23. 1943, 1944 (Parts 1 & 2)
  24. 1945, 1946 (Parts 1 & 2)
  25. 1947, 1948 (Parts 1 & 2)
  26. 1949, 1950 (Parts 1 & 2)
  27. 1951, 1952 (Parts 1 & 2)
  28. 1953, 1954 (Parts 1 & 2)
  29. 1955, 1956 (Parts 1 & 2)
  30. 1956 (Part 2), 1957 (Parts 1 & 2)
  31. 1958 (Parts 1 & 2)

Bound Volumes

1959 (v. 78)
1960 (v. 79)
1961 (v. 80)
1962 (v. 81)
1963 (v. 82)
1964 (v. 83)
1965 (v. 84)
1966 (v. 85)
1967 (v. 86)
1968 (v. 87)
1969 (v. 88)
1970 (v. 89)
1971 (v. 90)
1973 (v. 92)
1975 (v. 94)
1976 (v. 95)
1977 (v. 96)
1978 (v. 97)
1979 (v. 98)
1988 (v. 107)
1989 (v. 108)
1990 (v. 109)
1991 (v. 110)
1992 (v. 111)
1993 (v. 112)
1994 (v. 113)
1995 (v. 114)
1996 (v. 115)
1997 (v. 116)
1998 (v. 117)
1999 (v. 118)
2000 (v. 119)
2001 (v. 120)
2002 (v. 121)
2003 (v. 122)
2004 (v. 123)
2005 (v. 124)
2006 (v. 125)
2008 (v. 127)
2008 (v. 128-156)
2010 (v. 156)
2011 (v. 157)
2012 (v. 158-159)
2013 (v. 159-160)
2014 (v. 161)
2015 (v. 162)
2016 (v. 163)
2017 (v. 164, Issues 2-5, 7-12)

Relation

The Winfred D. Polk Archives is in process of digitizing the the earliest editions of the Arkansas Methodist Newspaper. Click here to view back issues from 1884-1912.
More recent editions (2008 - present) of the Arkansas United Methodist are available online from the United Methodists of Arkansas.
A full set of papers is located at Hendrix College in the Arkansas United Methodist Conference Archives.

Language

eng

Type

Collection

Access Rights

This collection is available for viewing at D. W. Reynolds Library, Archives and Special Collections.

Accrual Periodicity

Annual

Provenance

This set was gathered in 2008 and 2010 by Arkansas Conference Archivist, Marcia Crossman. 1959-1979 volumes are from the Hendrix College Archives. 1988-2010 are from the collection of Jane Dennis, the former Editor of the Arkansas Methodist Newspaper.

Rights Holder

Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church is the owner of this collection.

Finding Aid by

L. Stacey

Accession by

L. Stacey

Accession date

2016

Accession number

08.METH.2016.01

Acquisition Type

Deposit

Date received

2008

Repository

D. W. Reynolds Library, Archives and Special Collections

Storage location

ARC STOR 55A-G

Social Bookmarking

Collection

Citation

Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church, “Arkansas Methodist Newspaper Collection,” Philander Smith College Digital Archive, accessed May 8, 2021, https://pscdigitalarchive.omeka.net/items/show/98.