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1 "One Hundred Years of Women at Brown" records, 1984/1992
1.25 Linear feet
The "One Hundred Years of Women at Brown" records include correspondence, minutes, photocopies of exhibited material, photographs, flyers, exhibit labels, grant proposals, and a report. The material dates from 1984 through 1992.
Repository: John Hay Library
2 (Re)Presenting a Half Century: Oral History of the Colleges of Arts and Sciences , 1998
1 box(es)
The collection consists of videotaped oral histories of students and professors from the first graduating class of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Rhode Island(1949 and 1950).
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
3 Accreditation Records, 1947/2006
12 linear feet
The collection consists of reports and related materials for institutional accreditation by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and for accreditation of specific schools and programs by other accrediting boards.
Repository: Roger Williams University
4 Adams (George James) papers, 1795/1890
15 linear feet
These papers span much of George James Adams’s long career as a textile manufacturer and agent. Included are personal and business correspondence, invoices and receipts, inventories, payroll and supply lists, deeds and contracts, and photographs.
Repository: John Hay Library
5 Adams (James Pickwell) papers, 1920/1969 (bulk 1931/1945)
19.25 Linear feet
The James Pickwell Adams papers consist of office files, speeches, materials related to the reorgainzation of Brown University (1926-1940), and materials related to the Gold Standard Project (1933-1935). The files are dated from 1920 to 1969. Most of the material was compiled between 1931 and 1945, during Adams' tenure as Vice President of Brown University.
Repository: John Hay Library
6 Alumni Association records, 1895/1962
1 linear feet
The records document the activities of the RISD Alumni Association including meeting minutes, 1905-1943; membership, 1906-1921; traveling scholarship fund, 1911-1937, bulk 1911-1914; Alumni Fund Drives, 1944-1957; AA President's Office, 1934-1936; constitution and by-laws; banquets, invitations and announcements, shows and publications
Repository: Rhode Island School of Design Archives
7 Annual Reports of the President, 1956/2008
1 linear feet
Reports of the University’s activities are issued annually by the President in October.
Repository: Roger Williams University
8 Archibald (Raymond Clare) papers, 1911/1958
1.0 linear foot
The Raymond C. Archibald papers, covering the years 1911 to 1955, contain about 1800 items of correspondence, notes on research, and some manuscripts of articles and reviews. Reflected are Professor Archibald's concerns for the development of a comprehensive mathematical library at Brown University, his efforts on behalf of the Mary Mellish Archibald memorial Library at Mount Allison College, and his work as editor of . The collection also contains some professional correspondence and material which touches upon Archibald's historical research. Because Professor Archibald sated in his will that his personal papers be destroyed upon his death, little of his professional correspondence is extant.
Repository: John Hay Library
9 Arnold (Samuel T.) Papers, 1936/1957 (bulk 1945/1957)
59.5 Linear feet

Repository: John Hay Library
10 Artifacts and Memorabilia, 1960/2020
10 box(es)
This collection contains approximately 100 items relating to Roger Williams University's history.
Repository: Roger Williams University
11 Atwood (Mary Anne) papers, 1882/1910
2 linear feet
The Mary Anne Atwood Papers contains about 700 letters and manuscripts for the period 1882-1910. Most of the letters in the collection are written from M.A. Atwood to Mme. Isabelle de Steiger. The collection also includes other letters written and received by Atwood, manuscript drafts and notes. According to the admirers of Mary Anne Atwood, "Mrs. Atwood was truly an adept [of the metaphysical tradition]. The last one." "The Atwood material is very important for the study of a vanished Britain, when Neo-Platonism and High Ideas influenced the nation. But, as Mrs. Atwood says, they went in for power and threw their spiritual heritage out the window."
Repository: John Hay Library
12 Baccalaureate Addresses, 1915/1988
0.5 linear foot
The Baccalaureate addresses are a selection of addresses delivered to Brown University seniors upon their graduation, between 1915 and 1988.
Repository: John Hay Library
13 Banchoff (Thomas F.) papers, 1935/2012 (bulk 1963/1997)
23.5 Linear feet
The Thomas F. Banchoff papers (1935-2012, bulk 1963-1997) contain administrative, research, and teaching materials relating to Professor Banchoff's tenure as a professor of mathematics at Brown University. Included are correspondence, lecture and research notes, manuscripts, course syllabi and exams, and records of various faculty and university committees of which he was a member. The papers also include records from Professor Banchoff's term as acting Dean of Student Affairs at Brown (1971-1972) that reflect the racial and political campus issues of the time.
Repository: John Hay Library
14 Banchoff (Thomas) collection of materials relating to Edwin Abbott Abbott, 1865/2001 (bulk 1865/1927)
0.25 linear feet
The collection is comprised primarily of photographs of Edwin Abbott Abbott, his family and associates as well as correspondence between them. It also includes some newspaper clippings and one notebook belonging to Edwin Abbott Abbott.
Repository: John Hay Library
15 Banchoff (Thomas) papers on the fourth dimension, 1843/2013 (bulk 1970/2007)
13.0 Linear feet
The Thomas Banchoff papers on the fourth dimension (1843-2013) contain his research and writing on the mathematical and philosophical theories of the fourth dimension, its visualization, and historical conceptions of it. Included are correspondence, conference proceedings, articles, manuscripts, clippings, CD's, and DVDs. The material covers mathematical, artistic, religious, and philosophical concepts of hyperspace and the higher dimensions from the mid-nineteeth century to the present, along with Banchoff's research on Edwin Abbott Abbott and his nineteenth-century novella, . Also included are audiovisual materials in a number of formats representing film and musical interpretations of , teaching materials, class recordings, and geometry and calculus texts and presentations.
Repository: John Hay Library
16 Barbour (Clarence A.) papers, 1923/1937
0.25 Linear feet
The Clarence A. Barbour papers contain many letters relating to Barbour’s nomination as President of Brown University and his nine-month trip to Asia in 1931 and 1932. Also included are letters and poems written by Florence Newell Barbour about her experiences in Asia with her husband.
Repository: John Hay Library
17 Benedict (George W.) papers, 1888/1917
1.0 linear foot
The George W. Benedict papers document Professor Benedict's academic career including his teaching at Brown University. Materials include writings, lecture notes, essays, examinations, and research notes, as well as a series of letters of recommendation written in support of Benedict.
Repository: John Hay Library
18 Benjamin Fine Collection, 1947/1975
2 box(es)
This collection contains materials pertaining to Fine's writings such as Barron's Profile of American Colleges (1964), American College Counselor and Guide (1955), How to Get Money for College (1964), Your Child and School (1965), and Underachievers (1967). It also includes correspondence with his agent, Nannine Joseph, contracts with various publishers, submission cards for his work, and newspaper clippings.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
19 Bernard LaFayette Oral History Project, 2003/2006
1 box
Contains video recordings and transcripts of an oral history given by Bernard LaFayette. The interviews were conducted by Prof. James Findlay at the University of Rhode Island over the course of ten recording sessions from 2002-2003.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
20 Bernon Helme Photograph Collection, 1895/1930
0.5 linear feet
This collection contains 24 historic photographs of the University of Rhode Island and the surrounding Kingston village area.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library

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