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Johnnie J. Herman Collection

Identifier: ASTATE-2019-01-27

Scope and Contents

This collection is arranged into four series within 32 folders: Missouri Pacific Railroad Company (3 subseries, 24 folders), Union Activities (2 subseries, 5 folders), Periodicals (2 subseries, 2 folders), and Personal (1 subseries, 1 folder).


  • 1940 - 1979

Conditions Governing Access

This manuscript collection consists of physical materials. This collection has not been digitized. This collection is open for research use only in the Archives' Reading Room. It is not available for request through Interlibrary Loan. Please contact the archive via email ( at least a week in advance of your arrival to ensure the availability of the material.

Biographical / Historical

Johnnie J. Herman worked in various positions with the Missouri Pacific Railway Company from the 1940s through the 1970s. His station was in Wynne Arkansas. During that time he was a member of the Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen and the United Transportation Union.


1.25 Linear Feet (This collection is comprised of 32 folders contained within 3 document boxes.)


The documents in this collection belonged to Johnnie J. Herman and was compiled during the time he worked for the Missouri Pacific Railway Company from the 1940s through the 1970s.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was donated to Arkansas State University Museum and later transferred to the Archives and Special Collection, Dean B. Ellis Library.


No further additions to the collection are expected.
Johnnie J. Herman Collection Finding Aid
Flora Smith
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections - Dean B. Ellis Library Repository

Arkansas State University
Dean B. Ellis Library
P.O. Box 2040
State University AR 72467 United States
870-972-3199 (Fax)