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- Subject: Letters (Correspondence) 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-2007-015
Abstract: The records of American Hellenic Corporation, 1929-1937, document the incorporation and activities of the company throughout its history as presented in administrative records, correspondence and financial transactions. The bulk of the material spans 1929-1931 and is arranged by series; these include administrative records, correspondence and financial documents.
Dates: 1929-1937 (bulk 1930-1931), bulk 1930-1931
Call Number: Ms-90-22
Overview: Analog science fiction and fact is a science fiction magazine that has included work by Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, Paul Anderson, Spider Robinson, Lois McMaster Bujold, and Michael F. Flynn, among others. This collection is made up primarily of editorial correspondence, but also includes original manuscripts, proofs, reviews, and miscellaneous records relating to the publication of the magazine.
Dates: 1940-2000, bulk 1958-2000
Call Number: Ms-2011-010
Overview: The K. Brooke Anderson papers contain correspondence, daybooks, ledgers, journals, photographs, notes, speeches primarily related to his years at Brown as executive secretary of the Brown Christian Association.
Call Number: Ms-Andrews-TEMP
Overview: Autograph letters signed; documents; diary. Civil War letters describe picket skirmishes and camp life. Letters from Californian and Australian gold fields describe gold strikes. Diary describes Silas Andrew's arrival in Australia. Documents are bank receipts and a Miners' Right.
Call Number: Ms-2008-024
Abstract: Richard H. Anthony was a Providence, Rhode Island native and Brown University graduate, class of 1925. His distinguished career included working as a journalist in Paris for the European edition of the New York Herald Tribune, where he covered the landings of Charles E. Lindburgh and Richard E. Byrd on their respective transatlantic flights in 1927. These papers include letters, family memorabilia, and a collection of autographs of Richard E. Byrd, and co-pilots Bernt...
Dates: 1923-1958, bulk 1923-1929
Call Number: Ms-Atwood
Abstract: The Mary Anne Atwood Papers contains about 700 letters and manuscripts for the period 1882-1910. Most of the letters in the collection are written from M.A. Atwood to Mme. Isabelle de Steiger. The collection also includes other letters written and received by Atwood, manuscript drafts and notes. According to the admirers of Mary Anne Atwood, "Mrs. Atwood was truly an adept [of the metaphysical tradition]. The last one." "The Atwood material is very important for the study of a vanished Britain,...
Call Number: Ms-backus
Abstract: The Isaac Backus Papers consists of family letters (dating from the years 1750 through 1806), travel journals, a listing of his library, church minutes, book manuscripts, sermons, and family genealogy. Backus was a Baptist preacher, historian and advocate of religious freedom in New England before, during and after the American Revolution.
Call Number: AMS-1U-B6
Abstract: These papers date from 1927-2009 and include the personal papers and materials of M. Charles Bakst, Brown '66, and journalist for the Providence Journal. Includes manuscripts, correspondence, notebooks, ephemera, photographs, audiocassettes and videotapes related to his student days at Brown and his career as a reporter and columnist.
Dates: 1927-2009, bulk 1962-2008