This collection contains materials relating to the motion picture “Glory” [formerly “Lay This Laurel”], and to the University of Central Arkansas Blue/Gray Association which participated in the filming.  The movie was released in 1990.  The materials cover the years 1987-1990.

NOTE:  When requesting materials, please specify collection number [M90-14], box number, and file number.

Arrangement:  The collection is composed of seven files arranged by subject.

Tracings:  Blacks; Civil War; Colleges and Universities – University of Central Arkansas; Performing Arts; Slavery; Urwin, Gregory J. W.


Box 1

File 1 – Correspondence, September-December 1988

File 2 – Correspondence, January 1989 – August 1989

File 3 – Grant Proposals

File 4 – Quartermasters Records

File 5 – Travel Expenses

File 6 – Press Releases

File 7 – Publicity

File 8 – “Lay This Laurel” / Blue Gray Association Material ordered

File 9 – Blue Gray Association / “Glory” – Fund Raising, 1989

File 10- “Men of Color to Arms” 1989 poster-advertising for Re-enactors to recreate the 54th Massachusetts Regiment and portray it in the film “Glory”.

Item 1 – “Glory” 1989 poster advertising the opening of the movie, “Coming this Christmas” (This poster is located in the poster file, drawer 4, of the oversized drawers)

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