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William Carlisle Brown family history

 Collection — Folder: S2754
Identifier: S2754

Scope and Contents

The collection contains information taken from old newspaper clippings, Brown’s diary and his family bible, listing some family history, as well as a listing of some of his favorite teachers, classmates and friends in Wayne County.


  • 1873-1920


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

William C. Brown was born in Wayne County, Indiana around 1841, the son of William Saxton and Harriet Brown. Brown worked as a Quaker minister. He was married to Sarah J. Parker.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the Tristate Trader on 1974/01/11.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed in 1998 by Jennifer Born. EAD finding aid created in 1998 by Jennifer Born. EAD finding aid revised in 2005/05 by Jennifer Duplaga.
William Carlisle Brown family history
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.