Welcome to the CALS Encyclopedia of Arkansas’s page for National History Day 2025, the theme of which is:

“Rights and Responsibilities”

Below, you will find a variety of entries that touch upon this theme as it relates to Arkansas history. These entries include social movements, legislation and court cases, people, organizations, public works and efforts, and popular culture in which rights and responsibilities come to the fore. This is by no means an exhaustive list, and you can find even more material by following links within the entries themselves.

If you have any questions as you begin your History Day project, contact us so we can help you take the next step.

Good luck!