Thanks the following individuals for assisting in this project:
- Twila Stofer - Photographer and niece of James Theodore Richmond
- Norman Weissman - Film director, author. Norman Weissman
- Nathania Sawyer - Senior Editor of the Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
- Dr. Jacob Adler (PhD Harvard) - Associate Professor, University of Arkansas; Social, Political, Ethics, Modern, Spinoza Jacob Adler
- Joan VanCuren-Hobbs - Byron, GA. (former Newton County resident and historian)
- Jether Raney - Resident and Historian Mount Sherman, AR.
- Newton County Library, Jasper, AR. Newton County Library
- Shirley Shewmake Manning - Montgomery AR.