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John Nicholas Brown (1861-1900) papers

Brown University Library

Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
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Collection Overview

Title: John Nicholas Brown (1861-1900) papers
Date range: 1871-1900, (bulk 1881-1900)
Creator: Brown, John Nicholas, 1861-1900
Extent: 15.5 Linear feet
Abstract: John Nicholas Brown (1861-1900) was the eldest son of John Carter Brown and Sophia Augusta (Brown) Brown, members of one of the most prominent and distinguished families in Rhode Island. The papers reflect John Nicholas Brown's passion for the arts, travel, Europe, yachts, and philanthropic and civic activities.
Language of materials: English
Repository: John Hay Library , Special Collections
Collection number: Ms.2007.010