Guide to the Committee on Prizes and Premiums records, circa 1923-1976


John Hay Library , Special Collections
Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Tel: 401-863-2146
email: hay@brown.edu

Published in 2013

Collection Overview

Title:Committee on Prizes and Premiums records
Date range:circa 1923-1976
Creator:Brown University.
Extent:3.0 Linear feet
Abstract:The Committee on Prizes and Premiums records date from 1923 through 1976. Included in the collection are administrative records, correspondence, certificates, financial documents. essays, speeches, flyers and posters.
Language of materials:English
Repository:John Hay Library , Special Collections
Collection number:OF.1I.1

Scope & content

The Committee on Prizes and Premiums records is arranged in two series: I, Honors prizes, and II, General files. The records date from 1923 through 1976.

Series I. Honors prizes includes one box of essays and speeches that date from 1923 through 1941 (Box 9).

Series II. General files comprises the bulk of the collection and includes material related to the activities of the Committee itself (correspondence, meeting minutes, financial material) as well as numerous files devoted to specific awards in the Humanities, Sciences and Athletics.

Arrangement

The collection is organized in two series: Series I. Honors prizes; Series II. General files

Administrative History

The Committee on Prizes and Premiums was a standing Brown University faculty committee with jurisdiction over all undergraduate academic prizes and premiums, as well as being in charge of the Faculty Scholars Program. The Committee's work was subsumed by the College Advisory Board in 2003.

Access & Use

Access to the collection: There are 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. Although Brown University has physical ownership of the collection and the materials contained therein, it may not claim literary rights. It is up to the researcher to determine the owners of the literary rights and to obtain any necessary permissions from them.
Preferred citation:Committee on Prizes and Premiums records, OF-1I-1, Brown University Archives.
Contact information: John Hay Library , Special Collections
Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Tel: 401-863-2146
email: hay@brown.edu

Administrative Information

ABOUT THE COLLECTION 
ABOUT THE FINDING AID 
Author:Finding aid prepared by Brown University Library staff.
Encoding:This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013 January 28
Descriptive rules:Finding aid based on Describing Archives: A Content Standard (DACS)
Sponsor:Processing funded in part by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Additional Information

Inventory


Series I. Honors prizes

ContainerDescriptionDate
Box 9Essays and speeches
Contents Note: Material includes Honors Day speeches, department reports, and documents on prizes and premiums.

circa 1923-1941

Series II. General files, circa 1924-1976

ContainerDescriptionDate
Box 1, Folder 1Awards
1971-1972
Box 1, Folder 2Awards
1970-1971
Box 1, Folder 3Awards
1969-1970
Box 1, Folder 4Bills-Requisitions
1961-1963
Box 1, Folder 5Brown Honors Convocation
1969-1970
Box 1, Folder 6Brown Honors Convocation
1968-1969
Box 1, Folder 7Brown Honors Convocation
1967-1968
Box 1, Folder 8Brown Honors Convocation
1966-1967
Box 1, Folder 9Brown Honors Convocation
1965-1966
Box 1, Folder 10Brown Honors Convocation
1964-1965
Box 1, Folder 11Brown Honors Convocation
1963-1964
Box 1, Folder 12Brown Honors Convocation
1962
Box 1, Folder 13Brown Honors Convocation
1961
Box 1, Folder 14Brown Honors Convocation
1960
Box 1, Folder 15Brown Honors Convocation
1957-1958
Box 1, Folder 16Brown Honors Convocation
1954-1955
Box 1, Folder 17Budget Sheets
Box 1, Folder 18Catalog Description
Box 1, Folder 19Certificates (old material)
Box 1, Folder 20Certificates (sample)
Box 1, Folder 21Committee
1969-1972
Box 2, Folder 22Committee
1970-1972
Box 2, Folder 23Committee
1974-1975
Box 2, Folder 24Committee-Jurisdiction of
1931-1955
Box 2, Folder 25Committee- Minutes
1934-1957
Box 2, Folder 26Correspondence-English Department
1970
Box 2, Folder 27Correspondence Music Department
1969-1970
Box 2, Folder 28Correspondence
1968-1969
Box 2, Folder 29Correspondence
1967-1968
Box 2, Folder 30Correspondence
1966-1967
Box 2, Folder 31Correspondence
1965-1966
Box 2, Folder 32Correspondence
1964-1965
Box 2, Folder 33Correspondence
1963-1964
Box 2, Folder 34Correspondence
1962-1963
Box 2, Folder 35Correspondence
1961-1962
Box 2, Folder 36Correspondence
1960-1961
Box 2, Folder 37Correspondence
1959-1960
Box 2, Folder 38Duties of Chairman
1953-1954
Box 2, Folder 39Financial
1938-1957 June
Box 2, Folder 40Flyers
1970-1971
Box 2, Folder 41Freshman Prizes
1974-1975
Box 2, Folder 42Freshman Prizes & Premiums
1973-1974
Box 3, Folder 43Honors Convocation
1952-1953
Box 3, Folder 44Honors Day- Brown University
1945 December 6
Box 3, Folder 45Honors Day- Brown University
1944 December 7
Box 3, Folder 46Honors Day- Brown University
1943 December 2
Box 3, Folder 47Honors Day- Brown- Nov. 12, 1942
1934-1942
Box 3, Folder 48Brown & Pembroke
1946-1952
Box 3, Folder 49Honors Day- Pembroke College
1945 December 6
Box 3, Folder 50Honors Day- Pembroke College
1944 December 7
Box 3, Folder 51Honors Day- Pembroke College
1943 December 2
Box 3, Folder 52Honors Day- Pembroke College
1942 November 17
Box 3, Folder 53Pembroke Honors Convocation
1968-1969
Box 3, Folder 54Pembroke Honors Convocation
1967-1968
Box 3, Folder 55Pembroke Honors Convocation
1966-1967
Box 3, Folder 56Pembroke Honors Convocation
1965-1966
Box 3, Folder 57Pembroke Honors Convocation
1964-1965
Box 3, Folder 58Pembroke Honors Convocation
1963-1964
Box 3, Folder 59Pembroke Honors Convocation
1962
Box 3, Folder 60Pembroke Honors Convocation
1961
Box 3, Folder 61Pembroke Honors Convocation
1959
Box 3, Folder 62Pembroke Honors Convocation
1957-1958
Box 3, Folder 63Posters- Preparation & Distribution
Box 4, Folder 64Poster Material (sample)
Box 4, Folder 65Prize Books- Manning, Wayland, Andrews
1938-1957
Box 4, Folder 66Prizes and Premiums
1976
Box 4, Folder 67Prizes and Premiums
1974-1975
Box 4, Folder 68Prizes and Premiums
1925-1929
Box 4, Folder 69Prizes and Premiums
1924-1925
Box 4, Folder 70Prizes and Premiums- Meeting
1967-1968
Box 4, Folder 71Prizes and Premiums- Meeting
1962
Box 4, Folder 72Prizes and Premiums- Operating Procedures
1957-1970
Box 4, Folder 73Prizes and Premiums- Pembroke Dean's Office
1957-1972
Box 4, Folder 74Prizes and Premiums- Report
1974
Box 4, Folder 75Purchase Orders
1964-1965
Box 4, Folder 76Purchase Orders- Copies
1962-1963
Box 4, Folder 77Scholastic Trophies Day
1957-1958
Box 4, Folder 78Semester II Prizes
1974-1975
Box 5, Folder 79Kim Allen Arstark Poetry Award
1973-1975
Box 5, Folder 80Albert Bennett- 1941, 1971
1941-1971
Box 5, Folder 81Philo Sherman Bennett Prize
1931-1975
Box 5, Folder 82Hon. Thomas W. Bicknell Award
1962-1975
Box 5, Folder 83Bruce Bigelow Trophy
1957-1958
Box 5, Folder 84Lester W. Boardman Premium
1953-1958
Box 5, Folder 85Borden Freshman Prize
1965-1970
Box 5, Folder 86Brand Musical Premium
1960-1971
Box 5, Folder 87Brown Engineering Association
1931-1961
Box 5, Folder 88Tristam Burges Premium in Eng.
1953-1975
Box 5, Folder 89Buxtehude Premium- 1961, 1971
1961-1971
Box 5, Folder 90Carpenter Premiums
1943-1975
Box 5, Folder 91Carpenter Prizes for Elocution
1931-1975
Box 5, Folder 92Hope Chatterton Music Prize
1946-1975
Box 5, Folder 93Chemistry Premium
1934-1964
Box 5, Folder 94Chemical Rubber Company Prize
1955
Box 5, Folder 95The Class of '52 Prize
1976
Box 5, Folder 96Class of 1952 Premium
1953-1975
Box 5, Folder 97Class of 1906 Memorial Premium
1957-1974
Box 5, Folder 98Class of 1880 Prize Fund
Box 5, Folder 99Class of 1873 Prize
1930-1975
Box 5, Folder 100Myrtis Clayton Poetry Prize
1957
Box 5, Folder 101J. Ackerman Coles Athletic Premium
1957
Box 5, Folder 102Ruth Electa Collins Premium in French
1930-1975
Box 5, Folder 103Clarkson A. Collins Jr. Premium
1941-1971
Box 5, Folder 104Ducasse Premium
1959-1975
Box 5, Folder 105Dunn Premium
1929-1975
Box 5, Folder 106Adolph C. Ely Premium in German
1942-1975
Box 5, Folder 107Engineering Premium
1931-1961
Box 5, Folder 108Farband-Labor-Zionist Scholarship
1959-1970
Box 5, Folder 109Beth Lisa Feldman Prize
1966-1975
Box 5, Folder 110The Wm. Leopold Fitcher Premium in Spanish
1962-1975
Box 6, Folder 111Foster Premium in French
1940-1975
Box 6, Folder 112Foster Premium in Greek
1935-1975
Box 6, Folder 113Freshman Entrance Premiums
1940-1975
Box 6, Folder 114Gaspee Chapter D.A.R. Prize
1930-1976
Box 6, Folder 115Wm. Gaston Prize Scholarship
1931-1975
Box 6, Folder 116Gaston Prizes in Oratory
1937-1975
Box 6, Folder 117Joel Goldberg Award in History
1954-1957
Box 6, Folder 118Preston Gurney Literary Prizes
1929-1975
Box 6, Folder 119Hamilton Award
1959-1964
Box 6, Folder 120Hicks Prize for Ex. in Int. Cl. Debate
1930-1975
Box 6, Folder 121Minnie Helen Hicks Prizes in Art
1942-1975
Box 6, Folder 122Ratcliffe Hicks Premium in English
1930-1975
Box 6, Folder 123Ratcliffe Hicks Premiums for Int. Debate
1930-1975
Box 6, Folder 124Howell Premium
1929-1975
Box 6, Folder 125Intfrat. Council Scholastic Improvement Premiums
1956
Box 6, Folder 126Judson Prize
1950
Box 6, Folder 127Israel J. Kapstein Prize
1973-1975
Box 6, Folder 128Peter Kirby Lectureship
1975
Box 6, Folder 129Samuel C. Lamport Prize
1944-1975
Box 6, Folder 130The Lope De Vega Prize in Spanish- 1962, 1969
1962-1969
Box 6, Folder 131Lucius Lyon Prize in Latin
1930-1975
Box 7, Folder 132Bishop McVickar Prizes
1927-1975
Box 7, Folder 133George H. Main '45 Fund
1968
Box 7, Folder 134Muriel Hassenfeld Mann & Hassenfeld- 1960-61, 1971
1960-1971
Box 7, Folder 135Henry Parker Manning Math. Prizes
1937-1975
Box 7, Folder 136Alexander Meiklejohn Premium in Logic
1952-1975
Box 7, Folder 137Isabel Harris Metcalf Prize
1942-1975
Box 7, Folder 138The Gabriela Mistral Prize in Spanish
1962
Box 7, Folder 139Monday Musical Club Awards
1950-1965
Box 7, Folder 140Eva A. Mooar Prize
1972-1975
Box 7, Folder 141Walter J. Nelson Memorial Premium
1957-1975
Box 7, Folder 142Pell Medal for Excellence in Amer. History
1967-1972
Box 7, Folder 143James Aldrich Pirce Prize
1930-1974
Box 7, Folder 144Rose Low Rome Memorial Prize in Poetry
1963-1972
Box 7, Folder 145Barry Jay Rosen Mem. Prem. for Molec. Bio.- 1966,1972
1966-1972
Box 7, Folder 146Susan Colver Rosenberger Prize
1928-1971
Box 7, Folder 147Rothstein Prize in Economics- 1961-92, 1967
1961-1967
Box 7, Folder 148Mario di Sandro Premium in Italian
1954-1974
Box 7, Folder 149Harold Schlosberg Mem. Prem. in Psychology
1952-1975
Box 7, Folder 150Winfield Townley Scott Memorial Prize
1971
Box 7, Folder 151Muriel Fain Sher Mem. Prize in Psychology
1952-1975
Box 7, Folder 152Sigma XI Award
1954-1961
Box 7, Folder 153Spanish Prize
1959
Box 7, Folder 154Muriel Port Stevens Premium in Music
1944-1975
Box 7, Folder 155Beatrice H. Stone Memorial Premium
1961-1975
Box 7, Folder 156Gilbert Stuart Prize in Art
1955-1975
Box 7, Folder 157Student Achievment award- 1958, 1962-63
1958-1963
Box 7, Folder 158Tau Beta Pi
1957-1961
Box 7, Folder 159The Rohn Truell Premium
1975
Box 7, Folder 160Van Koppenhagen Premium- 1961, 1970-71
1960-1971
Box 7, Folder 161Francis Wayland Freshman Prizes in Greek & Latin
1975
Box 7, Folder 162Marjorie Harris Weiss Mem. Prize in History
1971-1974
Box 7, Folder 163Fanny Fay Wood Poetry Prize
1961-1962
Box 7, Folder 164Woods Hole Prize in Biology- 1952, 1956
1952-1956
Box 7, Folder 165Rosamond Lemaire Woodwind Prize
1958-1974
Box 8Certificates
Box 8Committee on academic honors-Annual reports
1935-1936
Box 8Committee on academic honors-Minutes
1925-1929
Box 8Committee on academic honors-Recommendations
1927-1928
Box 8Committee on academic honors-Reports
1925-1931
Box 8Committee on prizes and premiums-Correspondence
1927-1937
Box 8Freshman honors
Box 8Honors work
Box 8Prize funds
Box 8Prizes
1935-1936
Box 8Prizes
1936-1937
Box 8Prizes--Class of 1880
Box 8Prizes--Clement
Box 8Prizes--Colonial Dames
Box 8Prizes--Daughter of the American Revolution
Box 8Prizes--French Government book prize
Box 8Prizes--Gurney
Box 8Prizes--Lida Shaw King book fund
Box 8Prizes--Roosevelt
Box 8Prizes--Rosenberger
Box 8Prizes--Sons of Italy
Box 8Prizes--Taxation
Box 8Prizes--Statistics