Showing Collections: 1–10 of 15
- Subject: Newspapers X
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
Call Number: Ms-2010-010
Abstract: The David Beckwith papers (1946-2011) is a significant collection of organizational records, correspondence, publications, training and funding materials relating to community development and organizing on both the local and national levels. Most of the material dates from 1980 to 1999 and represents the work of a wide range of community organizations, advocacy-based coalitions, governmental agencies and private organizations devoted to fulfilling social needs such as housing, transportation...
Dates: 1946-2011, bulk 1980-1999
Call Number: OF-1P-B2
Overview: The Brown Daily Herald files contain corporate and copyright office records, records of correspondence, executive committee meeting notes, and rate/publication schedules.
Call Number: Ms-2007-011
Abstract: Natalie Bayard Brown (1869-1950) was the wife of John Nicholas Brown (1861-1900) and mother of John Nicholas Brown (1900-1979), members of the prominent Brown family of Providence, Rhode Island. The papers reflect Natalie Bayard Brown's interests in politics and charitable causes through correspondence with family and friends, writings and speeches, scrapbooks, and photographs. The papers contain detailed financial and legal records related to John Nicholas Brown's (1900-1979) large inheritance...
Dates: 1877-1950, bulk 1897-1950
Call Number: AMS-1U-C8
Abstract: The Robert F. Cohen, Jr. papers relate to his activist work as a student at Brown from 1964-1968, and as a community organizer in Providence and other Rhode Island communities, and New York City around welfare rights, housing discrimination and education between 1966-1972. The collection contains original materials created in the context of this work, including press releases, research notes, minutes of meetings, leaflets, and other organizing materials, as well as news clippings covering the...
Dates: 1952-1984, bulk 1966-1972
Call Number: Ms-2008-019
Abstract: The Scott Corbett papers contain a variety of material related to his career as a writer as well as personal memorabilia from his childhood and service in the United States Army during World War II. These papers also include Elizabeth Corbett’s personal and business papers and artwork by the illustrator and author Don Freeman.
Dates: 1884-1984, bulk 1941-1971
Call Number: Ms-76
Abstract: The Hall-Hoag Collection of Dissenting and Extremist Printed Progpaganda constitutes the country's largest research collection of right and left wing U.S. extremist groups, from 1950 to 1999.
Dates: 1926-1996, bulk 1960-1990
Call Number: Ms-2009-009
Abstract: Henry D. Hamilton was a lawyer and politician who also served as the Adjutant General of New York and Rhode Island. His papers include, but are not limited to, correspondence, business papers, subject files, diaries, certificates, photographs, scrapbooks, and artifacts. Most of the material dated before 1894 belonged to Henry Hamilton's father, B.B. Hamilton, a Baptist minister. The collection also includes genealogical information about the Hamilton family, writings and correspondence by...
Dates: 1836-1968, bulk 1837-1942
Call Number: Ms-2006-05
Overview: The Rush Hawkins collection (1750-1951(bulk 1830-1917)) contains personal, family, financial, and military correspondence and documents; photographs; and a variety of museum objects ranging from dinnerware and household items to clothing and personal accessories belonging to the Hawkins and Brown families. Most of the collection reflects the life and interests of Hawkins himself, with some items related to his wife Annmary Brown Hawkins and her family. Included in the papers are two significant...
Dates: 1750-1951, bulk 1830-1917
Collection — Box: 1, folders: 1-6
Call Number: Ms-2011-023
Overview: The Franklin Hummel Papers comprise correspondence, writings, and printed materials. The bulk of the collection consists of printed ephemera and publications from a range of sources including gay and popular publishers. Correspondence is limited and routine in nature. Writings include notes and fragments, as well as drafts of two short works "The last week of October" and "Gays of our lives."
Dates: circa 1981-1998