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The Saline Publication

The Saline Publication

SCHHS BOOKSTORE

Please make checks payable to SCHHS and mail the order to:

 

SCHHS
P. O. Box 1712
Benton, Arkansas 72018-1712

 

Please add $3.00 for the first book and $1.50 for each additional book for postage and handling.

 

Back issues of The Saline, each fully indexed are available from 1986 forward:

  • Yearly bound volumes (1986–1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2006 & 2007) ……..$26.00
  • Semi-annual issues (September 2003–current)………………………………………………..$13.00
  • Single issues (quarterly or semi-annually 1989–1996)………………………………………. $3.00

 

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1840 Saline County, Arkansas, Census — $6.00
Dr. Carolyn Earle Billingsley, editor; 26 pages

1850 Saline County, Arkansas, Census — $34.00
Dr. Carolyn Earle Billingsley, editor; full name index; 260 pages

1860 Saline County, Arkansas, Census — $26.00
Art Wilson & George M. Akins, compilers; full name index; 191 pages

1870 Saline County, Arkansas, Census — $16.00
Virginia Prothro & Shirlene Martin Chilton, eds.; surname index; 110 pages

1880 Saline County, Arkansas, Census — $30.00
Virginia Prothro & Shirlene Martin Chilton, eds.; surname index; 223 pages

1890 Saline County Taxpayers — $9.00
Dr. Carolyn Earle Billingsley, compiler; 49 pages

1900 Saline County, Arkansas, Census — $34.00
Leon Moore, ed. Transcription; full name index; 262 pages

1910 Saline County Federal Census Index — $19.00
Eddie G. Landreth, comp. Alphabetical & by dwelling number; 132 pages

1920 Saline County, Arkansas, Census — $45.00
George M. Akins, compiler. Transcription; full name index; 345 pages

 

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A History of Benton Public Schools — $8.00
Written by SCHHS members; Virginia B. White & Marlo M. Bush, eds.; 158 pages
(Over 100 photographs & drawings)

A Tol’able Plenty: Pioneer Farm Life in the Ouachita Mountains of Arkansas — $28.00
Patrick Dunnahoo; 204 pages

Along the Road to Glory — $17.00
Anthony Rushing. History of the 11th Arkansas Infantry, including 1,000 Saline County Confederate soldiers; 110 pages

Ancestor Charts of the Saline County History & Heritage Society Members — $18.00
Leon R. & Orene Moore, eds. Collection of Ahnentafel Charts from 44 individuals with Saline County, Arkansas, with some ancestors traced back to the early 1600s. Indexed; 120 pages

Ashby Funeral Home Records, Shirlene Martin Chilton, ed.

  • Vol. 1, 1916–1928. Abstracts of records, details of burials, selected obituary; 50 pages — $9.00
  • Vol. 2, 1929–1940. Lists names, residence, death date & remarks; 23 pages — $6.00

 

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Benton Courier, Centennial Edition — $30.00
L.B. White, ed. Large format; 140 pages

Boy Hero of the Confederacy: The Life, Legend & Execution of David Owen Dodd — $29.00
Jim Lair; 197 pages

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Civil War in Saline County, The — $10.00
Dr. Bernes K. Selph. Indexed; 52 pages

Cotton, Cornbread & Cape Jasmines: Early Day Life on the Plantations of the Arkansas River Delta — $36.00
Patrick Dunnahoo; 276 pages

D


Dog Trots & Drawing Rooms: How Arkansans Lived in the Years Between the Two World Wars — $32.00
Patrick Dunnahoo; 238 pages

E


Early Saline County Records — $8.00
Dr. Caroline Earle Billingsley, compiler; 45 pages

H


Holy Cow: A History of Saline County Dairy Farming & Udder Things — $22.00
Anthony Rushing’s Advanced History Class at Bryant (Arkansas) Junior High; 163 pages

I


In Thee We Are Sheltered: A History of Bryant High School — $15.00
Larry Cook; 98 pages

O


Of Clear, Cool Waters & Gentle Hills: The Story of the Four Forks of Arkansas’ Saline River — $29.00
Patrick Dunnahoo; 251 pages

P


Pine Logs & Amber Glass: Tales of Quaint, Old Arkansas Country Churches & the Folks That Built Them — $14.00
Patrick Dunnahoo; 105 pages

Putting the Big Pot in the Little One: Good Times, Good Food in an Arkansas Hill County (Saline) Between the Two World Wars — $48.00
Patrick Dunnahoo; 378 pages

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Saline County Arkansas 2009 Plat Book, Saline Co. Conservation District. Color; 122 pages — $25.00

Saline County Circuit Court Common Law Books
Eddie G. Landreth, ed.(Cases include murder, hog stealing, retailing ardent spirits & Sabbath breaking, to name a few, as well as some deed records.
Each book is an every-name abstraction that includes case summaries. Full-name index.)

  • Book A, 1836–1842. 87 pages — $14.00
  • Book B, 1842–1854. 170 pages — $24.00
  • Both volumes purchased together — $34.00

Sims Funeral Home Records (1929–1957) — $16.00
Eddie Landreth & Robert Edwards, eds. 110 pages

Some History About Shaw Township — $25.00
Shirley Parson Coppock. 207 pages Hardback $40.00

Saline County, County Court Books, Sybil Crawford, ed.

  • Vol. 1, 1836–1839; 98 pages — $15.00
  • Vol. 2, 1840–1843; 105 pages — $16.00
  • Vol. 3, 1844–1848; 139 pages — $20.00
  • All three purchased together — $45.00

Saline County History & Heritage Society Cook Book & Home Remedies, 122 pages — $7.00

Saline County Marriage Books, Arranged alphabetically by bride & groom

  • Books A, B, C, D & E (1836–1855). Leon Moore, ed. All five books bound into one volume; 105 pages — $16.00
  • Books F, G & H (1885–1898). George Akins & Leon Moore, eds. All three books bound into one volume; 154 pages — CD: $15.00 / Book: $21.00
  • Books I, J & K (1898–1908). George Akins & Leon Moore, eds. All three books bound into one volume; 170 pages — CD: $15.00 / Book: $23.00
  • Books L, M & N (1908–1919). George Akins & Leon Moore, eds. All three books bound into one volume; 219 pages — $29.00
  • Books O, P, Q & R (1919–1927). George Akins, ed. All four books bound into one volume; 169 pages — $2300
  • Books S, T, U & V (1927–1932). George Akins, ed. All four books bound into one volume; 169 pages — $23.00
  • Books W, X, Y & Z (1932–1936). George Akins, ed. All four books bound into one volume; 169 pages — $23.00
  • Books 1, 2, 3 & 4 (1936–1939). George Akins, ed. All four books bound into one volume; 161 pages — $22.00
  • Books 5, 6, 7 & 8 (1939–1941). George Akins, ed. All four books bound into one volume; 169 pages — $23.00

Saline County Obituaries & Death Notices, 1823-1930 — $15.00
Eddie G. Landreth; 95 pages

Saline County Recollections of Early Settlers, Arkansas Sesquicentennial 1986, by Gann Museum, Revised with index; 143 pages — $24.00

Saline County Will & Probate Books
Sybil Crawford, comp. Each book is an every-name abstraction & fully indexed

  • Will Book A-1, 1842–1861; 55 pages — $10.00
  • Will Book A, 1856–1905; 55 pages — $10.00
  • Probate Book C, 1862; 34 pages — $7.00
  • Probate Book D, 1862–1865; 173 pages — $24.00
  • All four books bound into one volume — $46.00

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