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Frost (Edwin Collins) and William Henry Frost Papers

Brown University Library

Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Tel: 401-863-2146

Scope & content

This collection of approximately 80 items, largely dated from 1890 through 1910, consists of letters addressed to the Frost brothers, Edwin Collins (who lived in Providence) and William Henry (a resident of New York City). The collection also includes a small selection of autographs from William Henry Frost's autograph collection, two letters addressed to "Mr. Frost" (without any indication as to which of brother the letters might have been addressed), and two letters to third parties by others (one mentioning Edwin Collins Frost).