Press Release | Fayetteville Public Library Seeks Historic Fayetteville Photos

401 W. Mountain Street
Fayetteville, AR 72701
479.856.7000 phone
479.571.0222 fax


For Release: Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Contact: Sarah Terry, Communications Manager
Michele Raine, Reference Services Manager

FPL Seeks Historic Fayetteville Photos

FAYETTEVILLE – The Fayetteville Public Library will host a call for historical Fayetteville photos on Saturday, December 4 as part of its effort to create a documentary about the story of Fayetteville.
Residents are invited to bring historical photos of Fayetteville residents, historic homes and other noteworthy architecture to the library’s Walker Community Room, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Photos will be scanned on site and returned to their owners.
The images will become part of the library’s digital collection of Fayetteville images, which will be available for library patrons and may be used in Up Among the Hills: the Story of Fayetteville.
Upcoming events will seek photos of Fayetteville schools, businesses and houses of worship.
Residents may stop by with their photos at any time between 1 to 4 p.m. to have their photos scanned. No appointment is necessary.
The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 856.7250.

When: Saturday, December 4, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Fayetteville Public Library, Walker Community Room