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- Subject: Universities and colleges -- Administration X
Call Number: OF-1CA-A1
Overview: The James Pickwell Adams papers consist of office files, speeches, materials related to the reorgainzation of Brown University (1926-1940), and materials related to the Gold Standard Project (1933-1935). The files are dated from 1920 to 1969. Most of the material was compiled between 1931 and 1945, during Adams' tenure as Vice President of Brown University.
Dates: 1920-1969, bulk 1931-1945
Call Number: OF-1CA-A2
Scope and Contents: The Samuel T. Arnold files consist of records related primarily to his role as Dean of the College and Dean of the University. The bulk of these materials derive from the latter position, which he occupied from 1946 until his death in 1956. In addition, the collection includes some limited materials connected to work outside of the University, including his role as president of the Association of Naval ROTC Colleges.Series I-III, IX, and X consist of topical files organized in...
Dates: 1936-1957, bulk 1945-1957
Call Number: OF-1UF-2015-003
Abstract: The Thomas F. Banchoff papers (1935-2012, bulk 1963-1997) contain administrative, research, and teaching materials relating to Professor Banchoff's tenure as a professor of mathematics at Brown University. Included are correspondence, lecture and research notes, manuscripts, course syllabi and exams, and records of various faculty and university committees of which he was a member. The papers also include records from Professor Banchoff's term as acting Dean of Student Affairs at Brown...
Dates: 1935-2012, bulk 1963-1997
Call Number: OF-1CA-B1
Overview: The Bruce M. Bigelow papers document Bigelow's tenure as a faculty member and administrator at Brown University from 1930 to 1954. The files include speeches, subject files, and research materials.
Call Number: OF-1CA-B2
Overview: The Zenas R. Bliss papers contain office files and speeches compiled from 1952 to 1965, when Bliss was a Professor of Engineering, Dean of the College and Provost of Brown University.
Call Number: OF-1B-8
Overview: Brown University Corporation records related to various standing and ad hoc committees. Materials include statutes of the Corporation, papers and reports, meeting notes, and memoranda. Materials date from circa 1948-1992.
Dates: circa 1948-1992
Call Number: OF-1B-1
Overview: The Brown University Corporation Minutes and Reports contains minutes of Corporation meetings (1939-2001), minutes of the Advisory and Executive Committees (1929-1994), and reports produced by the Advisory and Executive Committee (1869-1992).
Call Number: OF-1B-2
Overview: The Brown University Corporation Survey Committee files contain materials prepared by a committee appointed in 1930 to survey the policies of the University and make recommendations on its future. Members of the Committee were Samuel P. Capen, Luther P. Eisenhart, and Guy S. Ford. Most of the material consists of reports, proposals, assessments and financial documents.
Call Number: OF-1CA-1
Overview: The Dean of the College files contains office files dating from 1939 to 1986. The series are arranged chronologically. The materials within each series are arranged alphabetically by topic.
Call Number: AMS-1D-F1-TEMP
Abstract: The Brown University Million Dollar Endowment Fund records contain correspondence (including form letters) and reports detailing efforts to obtain donations from alumni in support of special projects and faculty retention. Correspondents include University President William H.P. Faunce, Treasurer Cornelius S. Sweetland, and members of the Endowment Committee.
Dates: 1911-1921, bulk 1912-1912