Charles Albert Brown Papers

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Charles Albert Brown papers
Creator: Brown, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1858-1938
Call Number: A.B88
Dates: circa 1920
Physical Description: .25 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Access
Use
Citation
Related Materials
Content List
Collection Overview
Title: Charles Albert Brown papers
Creator: Brown, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1858-1938
Call Number: A.B88
Dates: circa 1920
Physical Description: .25 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Charles Albert Brown received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Rochester in 1879, and a Master of Arts degree in 1889. He was a bookkeeper, cashier, and later manager of the Western Electric Company in Chicago until he began a law practice in 1891. In 1924 he was made a trustee of the University of Rochester. Mr. Brown took great interest in the University Library, and contributed money, an extensive autograph collection, and many rare books. In 1930, along with Francis E. Welles, Class of 1875, he gave the Welles-Brown Room in Rush Rhees Library.

Scope and Content
The papers consist of literary manuscripts written by Charles Albert Brown.

Subject(s):
Manuscripts
Brown, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1858-1938
Access
The Charles Albert Brown papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Charles Albert Brown papers, A.B88, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of RochesterRelated Materials
Metzdorf, Robert Frederic. Annotated catalogue of the Charles A. Brown collection of autographs and manuscripts in the Rush Rhees Library of the University of Rochester , 1939.

Metzdorf, Robert Frederic. Catalogue of the autograph collection of the University of Rochester , 1940.


Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Address:
Rush Rhees Library
Second Floor, Room 225
Rochester, NY 14627-0055
rarebks@library.rochester.edu
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Content List
Box 1, Folder 1[Collecting Books]
Box 1, Folder 2The Law's Delay
Box 1, Folder 3Modern French Dramatists
Box 1, Folder 4Poem (untitled)
Box 1, Folder 5Romance of History


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