Guide to the Papers of Nelson P. Brown, 1894 - 1945Manuscript MS-189

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Guide to the Papers of Nelson P. Brown, 1894 - 1945

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Manuscript MS-189

Collection Dates:

1894 - 1945

Size of Collection:

6 boxes (2.25 linear ft.)


Nelson Pierce Brown (1878-1946). Dartmouth Class of 1899, and judge on the Massachusetts Supreme Court. The papers document Brown's Massachusetts Supreme Court career, his college years at Dartmouth, and his relationship with Dartmouth throughout his lifetime. Includes a 24-volume set of trial notes, as well as personal correspondence, bound orations, a college photographic album, newspaper clippings and obituaries, diaries, and a manuscript of a legal glossary Brown authored.

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