Order Bumpers History Books

Order History Books

A limited number of books detailing the history of the Bumpers College and the Arkansas
Agricultural Experiment Station are available. They may be purchased at $7 each or $10 for both books, which includes shipping. (See book descriptions below.)
Books are available from Agricultural Communication Services in Room 113 of the Agriculture
Building. Make checks payable to U of A and mail to:

Mailing Address
110 Agriculture Building
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: 479-575-5670/ Fax: 479-575-7531
Email: nkyle@uark.edu


History book A Century of Research

History of the Bumpers College.
By Gary Zellar and Nancy Wyatt.

  • 6" X 9". 332 pages.
  • Black and white photographs.
  • AAES Special Report 194. 1999.
  • This history unabashedly portrays the personalities and times that decided the course of the College in the late 19th century and through the 20th century.

A Century of Research:
Centennial History of the Arkansas
Agricultural Experiment Station,
By Stephen F. Strausberg

  • 6" x 9". 204 pages. Black and white photographs.
  • AAES Special Report 136. 1989.
  • This history begins with a vivid account of the personalities and the political, social and economic forces involved in creating the national system of state agricultural experiment stations, specifically the one in Arkansas. It continues with an account of how the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station was developed over its first century.