Winthrop Rockefeller Cancer Research Center

Winthrop Rockefeller Cancer Research Center

Governor Winthrop Rockefeller released a report on the state prison system which had been ordered, and then suppressed by Governor Orval Faubus. The 67-page report detailed horrific conditions at the two state penal farms, including endemic sexual assault, electrical torture, flogging, beatings with blackjacks and hoses.

Winthrop Rockefeller ~ was a politician and philanthropist who served as the first Republican Governor of Arkansas since Reconstruction. He was a third-generation member of the Rockefeller family. Thank you, sir. The elephant was always treasured.

TIME Magazine (Winthrop Rockefeller) -- Dec. 2, 1966

Winthrop Rockefeller was the grandson of John D. He was known as "being famous for being famous" and was also known to have a playboy lifestyle.

In the late summer and fall of 1968, Johnny Cash traveled throughout his native Arkansas with Winthrop Rockefeller, the first Republican governor of the state...

The legendary Johnny Cash performing in Hot Springs in 1968 at a political rally for Governor Winthrop Rockefeller.

10 Apr 1969, Cummins, Arkansas, USA --- Country and western singer Johnny Cash, at microphone, puts on a show 4/10 for about 800 inmates at the Cummins Prison Farm and guests. He adapted his famous for the crowd, that included Arkansas Governor Winthrop Rockefeller, and sang "I'm locked in Cummins Prison." Cash was made an honorary "life-termer."

On April Johnny Cash performed for about 800 inmates at Cummins Prison Farm. (© Bettmann/CORBIS)

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Winthrop Rockefeller, philanthropist : a life of change / John L. Ward.

Encore -- Winthrop Rockefeller, philanthropist : a life of change / John L.

Cary Tyson has joined the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute as program coordinator.

Cary Tyson has joined the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute as program coordinator.

Sherece West-Scantlebury (Mpp '89), president and CEO of the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation, uses the power of philanthropy to tranform Arkansas Communities. Learn more at: http://fordschool.umich.edu/news/?news_id=1190

Sherece West-Scantlebury (Mpp '89), president and CEO of the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation, uses the power of philanthropy to tranform Arkansas Communities. Learn more at: http://fordschool.umich.edu/news/?news_id=1190

Campaign ad for Winthrop Rockefeller

Campaign ad for Winthrop Rockefeller

Gooding & Co. -  1912 Speedwell Model 12-H Speed Car Formerly owned by James Melton, Winthrop Rockefeller and Harrah's.

1912 Speedwell Model Speed Car Formerly owned by James Melton, Winthrop Rockefeller and Harrah's.

Dirty Rice by Winthrop Rockefeller Institute’s Culinary Program

Dirty Rice at Winthrop Rockefeller Institute’s Culinary Program - Taste Arkansas

Winthrop Rockefeller Institute | Conference Center, Corporate Retreats, Educational Programs | Petit Jean Mountain, Arkansas

Winthrop Rockefeller Institute | Conference Center, Corporate Retreats, Educational Programs | Petit Jean Mountain, Arkansas

Winthrop Rockefeller Institute, Morrilton, AR - River Valley Region

Winthrop Rockefeller’s legacy on Petit Jean Mountain as a center for thought leadership and a premier conference and education center.

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