Showing Collections: 1–10 of 33
- Subject: Essays X
Call Number: Ms-91-20
Abstract: Thomas M. Allison (U.S.N., Ret.) served aboard the Hornet when propaganda leaflets were dropped in the Tokyo area on 17 February 1945. This collection includes literary manuscripts, official and personal correspondence, and memorabilia relating to World War II navy convoy in 1941 and British P.O.W.'s in Thailand. Also includes: single-leaf leaflets produced by the U.S. Navy in an attempt to lower the morale of the Japanese during World War II, which were printed aboard the carrier U.S.S. Hornet...
Call Number: MS-2014-020
Abstract: This collection, ranging from 1993 to 2014, consists of an array of materials, including correspondence, scattered administrative materials, legal documentation, audio-visual cassettes, computer files, ephemera, and a few artifacts, all of which were issued by or are associated with the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD), the largest cross-disability membership organization in the United States. AAPD was founded in 1995 by five leaders from the diasability community, Justin...
Dates: (bulk 2002-2010) 1993-2014, bulk 2002-2010
Call Number: Ms-2009-006
Overview: The Arthur B. and Sally Bruce Kinsolving papers are primarily comprised of correspondence, articles and essays, and newsclippings, with dates ranging from 1885 to 1951. Letters from Arthur Kinsolving to his wife, Sally Bruce, and letters to Mrs. Kinsolving make up the majority of the correspondence between 1896 and 1945. The other major portion of correspondence are sympathy cards, letters and telegrams for Sally Kinsolving upon the death of her husband in 1951.
Dates: 1885-1951, (bulk 1920-1951)
Call Number: Ms-97-1
Abstract: Morris Abner Barr was an author, lyricist, and poet whose poems tended towards nature, love, God, friendship, and Barr's own life. A craftsman, Barr wrote about his experience creating stools, gavels, and letter openers from the wood of the Sentry Tree in "Immortalizing the Sentry Tree of George Washington." The collection contains his writings, a scrapbook related to the George Washington Sentry Tree, and correspondence with friends and mentors.
Call Number: OF-1UF-B5
Overview: This collection comprises student work produced between 1975 and 1986. The bulk of the collection consists of short plays and expository writing.
Call Number: Ms-2010-050-escritos
Abstract: Correspondence, manuscripts, poetry, essays, screenplays, created and collected by Argentinian filmmaker Fernando Birri. This is Subgroup 1 of the Fernando Birri Archive of Multimedia Arts. The other subgroups are Subgroup 2: Fotos, Subgroup 3: Audiovisual and Objects, and Subgroup 4: Pinturas.
Dates: 1933-2008, bulk 1944-2008
Call Number: Ms-78-15
Abstract: The Howard Milton Blake papers are comprised of multiple versions of verse and prose written by Blake. The collection was edited before it came to Brown University by Robert Kent and was published under the title "The Island of Self: Poems of Howard Blake" (Boston 1973). The book reproduces almost all of the verse in the collection, but none of the prose; there is, however, a reprint of Blake's preface to his only published book of verse "Prolegomena To Any Future Poetry" (Boston 1936).
Call Number: AMS-1N-2
Overview: The Student Essays collection includes undergraduate student writings covering a broad range of topics. The bulk of the essays derive from course work in the humanities, and many deal with Brown University topics. The materials date from 1936 to 2004.
Call Number: OF-1UF-C2
Overview: The Kermit Champa papers document Champa's tenure as faculty in the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Brown University. The bulk of the collection comprises student work, including honors theses written under Champa's direction, other student papers, teaching materials, and a series of loan agreements between the University and a host of institutions. Materials date from 1977 to 2000.
Call Number: Ms-83-2
Overview: The Charles Davis Jameson Papers, 1896-1931, consist of a series of mostly typewritten manuscripts relating to China. These include correspondence, diary extracts, notes, and essays written by Jameson about his stay in China during the Boxer rebellion.
Dates: 1896-1931, bulk 1900-1911