Arkansas WWI Minutes

The Arkansas World War I Centennial Commemoration Committee and UALR Public Radio KUAR 89.1 FM are producing a series of Arkansas World War I Centennial Minutes for broadcast during the commemoration of the war in 2017 and 2018. The radio spots, which can be accessed below, are also being broadcast onKUAF 91.3 FM in Fayetteville and  KASU 91.9 FM in Jonesboro. The Committee is grateful to our partners in public radio for taking part in the WWI centennial commemoration.



Arkansas WWI Centennial Commemoration Committee (January 2017)

Private DeWees (January 2017)

Arkansas Mines (January 2017)

Submarine Warfare (February 2017)

Kirby's Protest (February 2017)

Digging Trenches (February 2017)

Zimmerman Telegram (March 2017)

Armed Ships Bill (March 2017)

Lieutenant Eberts (March 2017)

War Declared (April 2017)

Arkansas Mobilizes (April 2017)

Neighbor vs. Neighbor (April 2017)

Woman's Committee (April 2017)

Draft Resistance (May 2017)

Fort Roots (May 2017)

Margaret Wilson (May 2017)

Camp Pike (June 2017)

Draft Registration (June 2017)

Liberty Bonds (June 2017)

Red Cross Training (June 2017)