The 200th Anniversity Files include office files, publications, and official brochures files dated from 1956 to 1965, with most dated from 1964 to 1965. It includes materials regarding the planning of the university's bicentennial events, booklets and announcements, and files on the event's major participants.
Inventory of Brown University faculty publications
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The Inventory of Brown University faculty publications comprises a list of faculty and administrative publications, arranged by department, which date from 1899 through 1928. Some correspondence is included.
The Brown University Portraits files contain general files, committee reports, correspondence, artist information, copies of portraits, portrait locations, and other documents related to Brown University's portrait collection. The files date from 1857 to 2015, with a bulk of the materials undated but from the twentieth century.
The War Memorial dedication records is a collection of addresses and a program for the dedication services for the War Memorial held at Brown University on May 25, 1997. The services included addresses on World War I, World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War.
The collection contains both the final reports and working documents of two Brown University Corporation committees looking into the retirement and insurance provided to Brown University faculty and staff. The material dates from 1956-1965
The Gerald "Shep" Shapiro Papers include correspondence, programs, and advertisement fliers related to his work as a Professor of Music and the performances by both himself and Brown students. Also included are several CD's of music recorded at performances at Brown University and approximately 100 booklets of sheet music composed by Shep Shapiro. The largest work is the symphonic "Mount Hope in Autumn," composed in 1989.