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University Librarians' files

Brown University Archives

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

Collection Overview

Title: University Librarians' files
Date range: circa 1920-1987
Creator: Brown University. Office of University Librarian.
Extent: 87.25 Linear feet
Abstract: The Librarians' files contain materials related to the administration of the Office of the University Librarian at Brown University and the relationship between the libraries and other university offices and departments. The materials include files dating from circa 1920, when Henry B. Van Hoesen was the librarian, to 1986, during the tenure of Merrily Taylor.
Language of materials: English
Repository: John Hay Library , Special Collections
Collection number: OF-1X-1