About the Project

This exhibit explores the life and political career of Jim Guy Tucker, former Arkansas Governor, through his papers archived at the Center.

Processing the collection was made possible by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC). The NHPRC is part of the National Archives and Records Administration.

About the Center

The UA Little Rock Center for Arkansas History and Culture, located in the Arkansas Studies Institute, offers a collection of resources, including significant papers of Arkansas governors Carl Bailey, Winthrop Rockefeller, Dale Bumpers, Frank White, and Jim Guy Tucker. In total, the collections comprise about 10,000 linear feet, 70,000+ images, and approximately 8,000 books.

Learn More

You can do research on Arkansas history at
Arkansas Studies Institute:

401 President Clinton Avenue
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201

Research Room Hours
Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Closed Sunday