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.
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 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