Collection: Francis Brown papers

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Francis Brown papers

Identifier: MS-233


The papers of Francis Brown contain correspondence, manuscript materials, typescripts, memoirs, photocopies and originals of articles, reports, meeting minutes, financial and administrative papers, essays, contracts, memos, book reviews, photographs, and clippings related to his book, “Raymond and the Times,” his public service, and editorial career with :Current History," "Time" magazine, and the "New York Times Book Review." Materials also relate to Time Inc. Latin America and to Brown's undergraduate study, teaching and alumni involvement at Dartmouth College. Of note is correspondence outlining the background of the Daniel Webster papers project at Dartmouth College and correspondence with major literary figures of the nineteen fifties and sixties due to Brown's role as Editor of the "New York Times Book Review." Memoirs are restricted.


  • 1921 - 1973


Conditions Governing Access

Memoir may only be used with the written permission of the Director of Archives, New York Times Co., NY

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.


6.5 ft. (7 boxes)

Language of Materials



Ernest Francis Brown (1903-1995), editor, writer. Dartmouth College class of 1925. Contains correspondence, manuscript materials, memoirs, articles, reports, meeting minutes, memos, book reviews, photographs, essays and clippings related to his book, "Raymond of the Times", his editorial career with Current History magazine, Time magazine and the New York Times Book Review. Also includes material related to his undergraduate study, teaching and alumni involvement at Dartmouth College. Memoirs are restricted.

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