M12-05 – PHILLIP H. MCMATH COLLECTION

Phillip Hal McMath is a Little Rock trial attorney, an award-winning writer, a Marine Corps Vietnam War veteran, and an ardent advocate for preserving and promoting Arkansas literature and history. McMath has published four novels and numerous short stories and articles, along with producing two plays. His book Lost Kingdoms was the winner of the Arkansiana Fiction Award in 2009, while The Broken Vase received the Booker Worthern Prize in 2011 . McMath established the Porter Prize in 1984, which has made a significant contribution to literature in Arkansas.

 

Series I

Box 1

File 1 – Native Ground by Phillip H. McMath – 1984 – book, correspondence, news clippings and critique

File 2 – Arrival Point by Phillip H. McMath – 1991 – book, news clippings and correspondence

File 3 – “Dracy Lewis” by Phillip H. McMath – 1993 – Timberline – short story and correspondence

File 4 – “Rest and Recreation” by Phillip H. McMath – 1994 – Timberline – short story

File 5 – Dress Blues: An American Christmas Party by Phillip H. McMath – 1999 – 2-act play script, performance DVD, photo, program and news clippings

File 6 – “Micah” by Phillip H. McMath – 2000 – short story, biography blurb and correspondence

File 7 – Lost Kingdoms: A Novel by Phillip H. McMath – 2007 – book, reviews, correspondence and news clippings

File 8 – Newspaper, Arkansas Democrat Gazette, Sunday, May 31, 2009, High Profile “Phillip Hal McMath Arkanas Writers’ Hall of Fame”

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Series I

Box 2

File 1 – The Broken Vase by Phillip H. McMath – 2010 – book, news clippings and correspondence

File 2 – DVD The Porter Prize Film, December 20, 2010

File 3a – The Trial of David O. Dodd – “A Political Pawn” by Phillip H. McMath

File 3b – The Hanging of David O. Dodd by Phillip H. McMath – 2010 – 2-act play script and news clippings

File 3c – The Trial of David O. Dodd: “A Political Pawn” – Response to Review of Arkansas Historical Quarterly – 2018

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Series I

Box 3

File 1 – Karski’s Message by Phillip H. McMath, – 2015 -2 act tragedy with program

File 2 – Newspaper columns, “Catastrophe Demands Heroes” by Phillip H. McMath – 2015 –from Arkansas Democrat Gazette with reviews

File 3 – Newspaper article, Arkansas Democrat Gazette Sunday October 11, 2015 “The Defensive Power of Pre-Emption” by Phillip H. McMath

File 4 – Newspaper article, Washington Times January 18, 2016 “Robert E. Lee, American Icon” by Phillip H. McMath

File 5 – The Phillip H. McMath Post Publication Book Award – Brittani Sonnenberg, first winner, 2016

File 6– “Lincoln’s Dream” – play by Phillip H. McMath

File 7 – Unpublished article of Yale, Slavery, and John C. Calhoun by Phillip H. McMath

File 8 – Newspaper – Washington Times (10/09/2017) and Arkansas Democrat Gazette (10/15/2017), “Ken Burns, JFK, and the Unopened Door” by Phillip H. McMath

File 9 – Newspaper articles by Phillip H. McMath

File 10 – McMath Family Photos

File 11 – Pearl Harbor Day Ceremony – Dec. 07, 2017

File 12 – Article – “Of Christ Church, Slavery and Washington and Lee” – Phillip McMath

File 13 – Newspaper – “The Shrine and the Senator (John McCain)” Phillip McMath – Washington Times – Sept. 5, 2018

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Series II

Box 1

Item 1 – Scrapbook – Collection of Works by Phillip H. McMath – 1975-2013

Includes articles, book reviews and various other pieces written by or about Phillip H. McMath – Compiled and donated by Phillip H. McMath

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