Vertical File Subject Index: African American: Topics

Aaron v. Cooper

African-American Legislators in the Arkansas General Assembly


Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society – Arkansas Chapter

Arkansas Acts:

  • Legalize Marriages of Persons of Color
  • To Remove Free Negroes & Mulattoes from the State

Arkansas African American History Makers

Arkansas T.V. Stations

Arkansas Black Hall of Fame

Arkansas Black Art & Artists

Arkansas Freedom Bus

Arkansas Tribune

Armstrong Photography

Barber/Beauty Shops

Bates, Daisy – 100th Birthday Celebration Banquet

Bates House

BlackBelt Voices (podcast)

Black Caucus

Black Elected Officials and Campaigns

Black Farmers

Black Female Action Committee

Black History- Arkansas

Black Labor

Black United Youth

Black Voting




Businesses- Early Little Rock

Bus Segregation


Capital Citizens Council

Capital Club

Carpenter’s Produce

Central High School #1- August 1957- Sept. 15, 1957

Central High School #2- Sept. 15, 1957- Dec. 1957

Central High School #3- 1958- Present

Central High School – Little Rock Nine


  • Bethel A.M.E. Church – (Batesville)
  • Bethel A.M.E. Church – (Little Rock)
  • Canaan Baptist Church
  • Centennial Baptist Church – (Helena)
  • Christway Missionary Baptist Church
  • Church of the Living God (Wrightsville)
  • First Baptist Church – (North Little Rock)
  • First Methodist Church – (Little Rock)
  • Gaines Street Missionary Baptist Church (Little Rock)
  • Longley Chapel Baptist – (Little Rock)
  • Marshall Road Baptist Church
  • Mount Nebo African Methodist Episcopal Church
  • Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church – (N. Little Rock)
  • Mount Pleasant Baptist Church – (N. Little Rock)
  • Mount Pleasant Baptist Church – (Little Rock)
  • Pleasant Grove C.M.E. (Cato)
  • Presbyterian Church
  • Rufus K. Young A.M.E. Church
  • St. Augustine Catholic Church – (North Little Rock)
  • St. Bartholomew Catholic Church – (Little Rock)
  • St. John Baptist Church
  • St. Mark Baptist Church – (Little Rock)
  • St. Philips Episcpal Church – (Little Rock)
  • Union A.M.E.
  • Ward Chapel A.M.E.
  • Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church

Cities & Towns:

  • Allport
  • Birdsong
  • Blackville
  • Brushy Island
  • Clow
  • Harrison
  • Menifee
  • Mitchellville
  • Reed

Civil Rights


Colleges & Universities

Community Service Agencies

Court Cases

Crime & Criminals



DIVAS (Dynamic Individuals Victoriously Achieving Success), Inc.

Dreamland Ballroom

Durham Haus “Working Dogs”

Elaine Race Riot

End of the World Greek Show

Fargo Agricultural School


Finding Roots

First Baptist Church, Roland

Florence Crittenton Home For Negroes

Fraternal Cemetery

Freedom Riders

Funeral Homes

Granite Mountain

Greater New Hope Baptist Church

Hall, K & Sons Produce

Hall-Anthony Building (16th & MLK)


Heritage Health Magazine

Hip Hop Project

History – general

Historic Homes & Buildings


Horace Mann High School 55th Anniversary


  • Arkansas Home & Hospital for Crippled Negro Children
  • Hot Springs
  • Lena Lowe Jordan Hospital
  • McRae Sanatorium for Negroes
  • Pulaski County
  • State Hospital

Hospitals: Tuberculosis

House of Hope


Hoxie Integration

Human Relations Council

“Jim Crow” Laws

JKelly Newsletter

Joshua Intervenors

Judd Hill Memorial Scholarship Fund



Las Mujeres Negras (The Black Women)

Law & Politics


Links, Inc.

Little Rock Nine

Lost Class of 1958-1959

Lost African American Communities:

  • Harrison
  • Eureka Springs


Martin L. King, Jr. Day celebrations (started: January 2007)



Mosaic Templars’

Mount Holly Cemetery



National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs

National Dunbar Alumni Association Address Directory (1989)

National Dunbar Alumni Association of Little Rock, Arkansas, Inc.

National Dunbar/Horace Mann Alumni Association (42nd Alumni Anniversary)

National Dunbar/Horace Mann Alumni Association Newsletter

National Council of Negro Women

Negro Girls’ Training School

Negro Hill (Benton, Saline County, Arkansas)

Negro Survey & Population

Negro State Democratic Committee

Negro Victims of Cerebral Palsy


Newspapers & Magazines:

  • Arkansas State Press
  • Arkansas Tribune
  • Ebony- “The 100 Most Influential Black Americans”
  • Southern Mediator Journal of Little Rock
  • The Black Consumer

North Little Rock Six

Novel T’s

Nurses & Nursing

Odd Fellows Cemetery Project

One Hundred (100) Black Men of Greater Little Rock

P.A.R.K. (Positive Atmosphere Reaches Kids)

Parks & Playgrounds

Persistence of the Spirit

Physicians of Color

Physicians & Medical Societies

Pickets & Demonstrations


Power Play Magazine

Public Transportation


Racial Progress


Romance In The Rock

“Say it Loud Program”

School for the Deaf and Blind- Negro

Schools- General Information

Schools – Dunbar

Schools – Horace Mann

Schools- Hoxie

Schools – Integration

Schools – Jones

Schools – Negro

Schools- Public

Schools- Private

Schools – Rosenwald

Schools – Segregation

Schools – Walker School District

Schools – Wrightsville Training (Negro Boys Industrial School)

Seminary, Arkansas

Sickle Cell Disease

Sims Bar-be-que

Slave Graves

Slave Weddings

Slavery & Abolitionism


SNCC- Student Nonviolent Co-ordination Committee


Sons of Zion

Southern Governors Conference

Spelman Messenger (2012)


The Minor Key

The Nazir Order of the Purple Veil (The Purple People)

The Stand Foundation

Top Ladies of Distinction

Tuskegee Airmen

United Sons of Ham of America

United States Colored Troops

Urban League of Little Rock



White American, Inc.

White Citizen Council

Whole Magazine

Women’s Emergency Committee

World War I- Buffalo Division

YWCA: Phyllis Wheatley