RIAMCO

Rhode Island Archival and Manuscript Collections Online

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Hugh Pearson papers

Brown University Library

Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Telephone: Manuscripts: 401-863-3723; University Archives: 401-863-2148
Email: Manuscripts: hay@brown.edu; University Archives: archives@brown.edu

Access & Use

Access to the collection: The files in Box 9 are restricted until 2055. The remainder of the collection has no restrictions on access, except that the collection can only be seen by prior appointment. Some materials may be stored off-site and cannot be produced on the same day on which they are requested.
Use of the materials: All researchers seeking to publish materials from the collections of the John Hay Library are requested to complete a Notice of Intent to Publish, prior to reproducing, quoting, or otherwise publishing any portion or extract from this collection. Brown University owns the literary rights for all unpublished materials in the collection. It is up to the researcher to determine the owners of the literary rights for published materials and to obtain any necessary permissions from them. Specifically, Brown University does not own the literary rights to the book "When Harlem Nearly Killed King: the 1958 Stabbing of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr." published by Seven Stories Press, 2004.
Preferred citation: Guide to the Hugh Pearson papers, Ms.2011.006, Brown University Library.
Contact information: Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Telephone: Manuscripts: 401-863-3723; University Archives: 401-863-2148
Email: Manuscripts: hay@brown.edu; University Archives: archives@brown.edu