Brown University Library Special Collections

Archive for October, 2008

Read the article in the College Hill Independent about Brown University and the Great Depression

Posted by Jennifer Betts on October 7, 2008

Crisis at the Gates: How Brown Deals with Economic Turmoil, Past and Present, and What That Means for Providence, by Joy Neumeyer, with reporting by Michael Gonda

This article was written with sources researched at the Brown University Archives. If you would like to research the history of Brown University during the Great Depression or another era, please contact the Archives staff at archives@brown.edu

Posted in University Archives & History | Leave a Comment »

Online version of the Women’s History Month exhibit: Disturbances

Posted by Jennifer Betts on October 1, 2008

Ivy Chain 1911
In March 2008, the Pembroke Center in partnership with the John Hay Library, created an exhibit in celebration of Women’s History Month. The exhibit included materials from the Christine Dunlap Farnham Archive and the newly established Feminist Theory Papers.

Here is the link to a smaller online version of the exhibit:
Disturbances

For more information contact the University Archives at archives@brown.edu

Posted in University Archives & History | Leave a Comment »