Elizabeth Brayer Papers

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Elizabeth Brayer Papers
Creator: Brayer, Elizabeth, 1933-2017
Call Number: D.404
Dates: circa 1990-2006
Physical Description: 1.5 Linear 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
Arrangement
Subject(s)
Processing Information
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Related Materials
Separated Materials
Content List
Draft Manuscripts
Box 1
Box 2
Box 3
Collection Overview
Title: Elizabeth Brayer Papers
Creator: Brayer, Elizabeth, 1933-2017
Call Number: D.404
Dates: circa 1990-2006
Physical Description: 1.5 Linear feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Elizabeth Brayer was born in Wilmington, Delaware and attended Mount Holyoke College. She married G. Sheldon Brayer and had five children. Since 1984, Brayer has worked as a free lance writers and has contributed to the Rochester Review, and the Christian Science Monitor. Brayers has served as the George Eastman historian at the George Eastman House, International Museum and Film.

Scope and Content
The Elizabeth Brayer Papers consists of two series: Draft Manuscripts and Printed Materials. Within the first series there are four complete drafts of Brayer's biography of George Eastman. Johns Hopkins University Press published Brayer's book titled, George Eastman, a Biography, in 1996. In 2006 the University of Rochester Press reprinted it. The second series consists of a photocopy of the script: George Eastman in Focus.

Arrangement
The Elizabeth Brayer Papers maintain their original arrangement as compiled by the author.

Subject(s):
New York (State)--Rochester
Manuscripts
Brayer, Elizabeth, 1933-2017
Eastman, George, 1854-1932
Eastman Kodak Company
Processing Information
This collection was processed by Lori Birrell in 2012. Finding aid written by Lori Birrell in 2012.Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Elizabeth Brayer Papers were made a gift by James Brunner on August 19, 2010.Access
The Elizabeth Brayer 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], Elizabeth Brayer Papers, D.404, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of RochesterRelated Materials
Elizabeth Brayer's writings and biographical information can also be found in the Wednesday Club Papers, D. 135.

Materials related to George Eastman: George Eastman Papers, D. 138

Materials related to Eastman Kodak Company: Kodak Historical Collection #003, D. 319

Separated Materials
Purchased separately: Brayer, Elizabeth. George Eastman : a biography. Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2006: http://catalog.lib.rochester.edu/vwebv/holdingsInfo?searchId=1427=50=3=3767526


Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Lori Birrell
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
URL:

Finding aid publication date: 03/14/2012
Content List
Draft Manuscripts
Box 1
Original Manuscript Draft, Chapters 1-4
Chapters 5-7
Chapters 8-10
Chapters 11-12
Chapters 13-14
Chapters 15-16
Chapters 17-18
Chapters 19-20
Chapters 21-22
Manuscript Draft, Chapters 1-4
Chapters 5-7
Chapters 8-10
Box 2
Chapters 11-12
Chapters 13-14
Chapters 15-16
Chapters 17-18
Chapters 19-20
Chapters 21-22
Manuscript Draft, Chapters 1-3
Chapters 4-5
Chapters 6-7
Chapters 8-9
Chapters 10-11
Chapters 12-13
Chapter 14
Box 3
Chapter 15
Chapters 16-17
Chapters 18-19
Chapters 20-21
Chapter 22
George Eastman in Focus, Photocopy, (Folder 1 of 2)
Photocopy, (Folder 2 of 2)
Bound Volume 1: Draft Manuscript


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