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Fayetteville in Washington County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

James William Fulbright

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 11, 2012
1. James William Fulbright Marker
Inscription.  

President of University of Arkansas 1939-1941.
U.S. Representative 1943-1944.
U.S. Senator 1945.
Delegate to the United Nations 1954.
Author of Fulbright Resolution for International Cooperation 1943.
Originator of Fulbright International Exchange Scholarship Program.
Attended University Training School Primary through High School.
Student in University of Arkansas
1921-1925.
B.A. 1925. Letterman 1921, 22, 23, 24.
Rhodes Scholar Oxford U. B.A. M.A. 1928.
L.L.B. George Washington 1934.


Honorary Degrees
Oxford, Yale, Michigan, Sewanee,
University of Arkansas, New York U.
His vision and leadership in world affairs have likewise been demonstrated by his accomplishments in behalf of industry and agriculture in Arkansas.

 
Erected by Rotary International.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkEducationGovernment & Politics.
 
Location. 36° 4.122′ N, 94° 10.129′ 
James William Fulbright Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 11, 2012
2. James William Fulbright Marker
Looking west through the campus arboretum
W. Marker is in Fayetteville, Arkansas, in Washington County. Marker is on Arkansas Avenue north of Lafayette Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is in the University of Arkansas Campus Arboretum. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fayetteville AR 72701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Will Rogers (within shouting distance of this marker); The State and Land-Grant University of Arkansas (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Razorbacks (approx. 0.2 miles away); Reiff House (approx. half a mile away); The Stone House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fayetteville's Earliest Methodist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lewis Brothers Building (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mrs. Young Block (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fayetteville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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