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Special Collections

     EVERY ONE has some special items in their homes, somewhere, that came down from their fathers and mothers and others – photos, letters, journals, certificates, bibles, books, maps, etc.

     Please gather up these priceless items before they get lost or destroyed, and make an inventory of them. Then we invite you to share your inventory and what ever items that can be placed in the Library with all the family. Thank you!

     Possible items

    Bibles
    Documents
    Journals
    Letters
    Maps
    Photos
    Other

     Originals (or the best copies available)

     Process: (See Special Collections, O. James Brown Collection, below, as an example)

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Collection Name, and Date of Collection Inventory

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Owner, and Location

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Inventory Description (please start making an inventory immediately before your materials are lost or destroyed!)

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Availability Description, e.g., at Library, directly, otherwise, and cost, if any.

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Limitations of Use, e.g., free general personal and family Library and Research Journal use, subject to applicable copyright laws.

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Submit to Library

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Update as collection grows

 

Rachel and William H. Brown Collection – June 2000 (inventory in process)

Owner: Norma J. Brown McMahon
Location
: 1275 6th Street
                Ogden, Utah 84404
                801-394-5325
Status
: Norma is in the process of making an inventory of her parent’s and grandparent’s wonderful collection.


O. James Brown Klein Collection - 10 June 2000 (inventory in process)

Owner: Jim Klein
Location: 2038 East Kael Circle
               Mesa, Arizona 85213
               librarian.brownhistory@gmail.com
               480-969-0032

Availability: 1)  At our Brown Family History Library on the Internet at no charge (now and as converted to electronic Library files); 2) On a limited, special request basis at cost.

Limitations on Use: Free general personal and family Library and Journal use as permitted in these sources, subject to applicable copyright laws. No other public or commercial reproduction, distribution, sale or use permitted without specific written permission.

INVENTORY:

Unique Early BROWN Materials (1700s – 1800s)

Bibles
    none
Documents
    Jersey Baptist Church Minutes 1797 – (copy)
    Toms Creek Baptist Church Minutes 1807 – (copy)
Journals
    none
Letters
    Williams BROWN letter to Captain James BROWN, 7 March 1849 (copy)
Photos
    Jersey Baptist Church of Linwood, NC
    First Baptist Church of Denton, NC, successor to Toms Creek Baptist Church
    Union Primitive Baptist Church of Boons Hill Township, Johnston County, NC
Maps
    Hughes Map for the counties of:
    Stout Maps for the counties of:
Other
    William BROWN 19 Feb 1772 Will from Rowan County Will Book A
    William BROWN 19 Feb 1772 Will from Rowan County Will Book D
    Thomas STILLWELL 1819 Estate Records
    Abstract of Thomas STILLWELL 1819 Estate Records from Randoloph County Genealogical
    Society,________
    Various other legal documents

References

    Jo Lynn White

Unique OTHERS Materials

    Orson PRATT BROWN history
            (William/James/James(2)+Phoebe ABBOTT/Orson Pratt BROWN)

    Eliza SKOUSEN BROWN history, photos and materials
            (4th Wife of Orson Pratt BROWN<= William/James/James(2)+Phoebe ABBOTT)

    Abigal ___ ABBOTT BROWN, history of ____________
            (5th Wife of James(2)<= William/James/James(2))

    Gwendolyn BROWN KLEIN oral history, photos, and materials
            (William/James/James(2)+PhoebeABBOTT/OrsonPrattBROWN+Eliza SKOUSEN 
            BROWN/Gwendolyn BROWN KLEIN)

    John Alois KLEIN history, photos and materials
            (2nd Husband of GwendolynBROWNKLEIN<= William/James/James(2)+Phoebe 
            ABBOTTOrsonPrattBROWN+Eliza SKOUSEN BROWN)

 

William and Margret Brown Family History Library and Center on the Internet
This Web site created and maintained by O. James Brown Klein:  librarian.brownhistory@gmail.com
Established:  May 17, 2000       Updated:

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