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Guide to the James A. Brewster Papers
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Biographical, 1919-1964

Physical Description: 4 folders

Scope and Content Note

This series contains biographical material about James Brewster, and also a short memoir attributed to Lucy Truesdell Brewster.
Box-folder 1:1

By Maude McKay Evans, n.d.

Box-folder 1:2

Memoir [by L.T.Brewster?], n.d.

Box-folder 1:3

Notebook with autobiography, begun in 1890.

Box-folder 1:4

Photographs and tintype portraits, c.1860-1900

Box-folder 1:5

Ephemera, c.1904-1906

 

Correspondence, 1864-1944

Physical Description: 3 folders

Scope and Content Note

This series contains a smattering of letters to or about the Brewsters, and also a short letter to "Mrs. S.A. Evans".
Box-folder 1:6

To the Brewsters, 1864-1920

Box-folder 1:7

About the Brewsters, 1861

Box-folder 1:8

To Mrs. S. A. Evans, 1944

 

Writings, c.1870-1903

Physical Description: 4 folders

Scope and Content Note

This series contains writings by James A. Brewster as journalist, editor, and diarist.
Box-folder 1:9

Articles, c.1870-1903

Box-folder 2:1

Scrapbook of articles, 1880-1888

Box-folder 2:2

Beliot College Monthly articles, 1853-1854

Box-folder 2:3

Autobiography - incomplete transcript, n.d.

Box-folder 2:4-5

James Arbuckle Brewster Recollections - E. Evans, edited transcript

Box-folder 2:4

Part 1, n.d

Box-folder 2:5

Part 2, n.d.

 

Maud Evans Research Material, 1919-1964

Physical Description: 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

This series contains material about James Brewster, and also miscellaneous items and photos relevant to Maud Evans' research on the Brewsters.
Box-folder 2:6

Research materials, n.d.

Box-folder 2:7

Yosemite photographs w/letter, ca. 1880-1900