Overview of the Hugh Henry Brown miscellany

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Overview of the Hugh Henry Brown miscellany

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Hugh Henry Brown miscellany
Dates: 1915-1921
Collection Number: XX341
Creator: Brown, Hugh Henry.
Collection Size: 1 folder (0.1 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Speech relating to Herbert Hoover and his work as head of the Commission for Relief in Belgium during World War I; printed miscellany relating to Hoover and World War I relief work; medal commemorating work of the Orphelinat des Armées, a charity for French children orphaned in World War I; photographs of and postcards written by a French boy aided by Mr. and Mrs. Brown; and a photograph of the novelist Peter Clark Macfarlane as a war correspondent in France.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English French

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Hugh Henry Brown miscellany, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

American lawyer; friend of Herbert Hoover.

Scope and Content of Collection

Speech relating to Herbert Hoover and his work as head of the Commission for Relief in Belgium during World War I; printed miscellany relating to Hoover and World War I relief work; medal commemorating work of the Orphelinat des Armées, a charity for French children orphaned in World War I; photographs of and postcards written by a French boy aided by Mr. and Mrs. Brown; and a photograph of the novelist Peter Clark Macfarlane as a war correspondent in France.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964.
Macfarlane, Peter Clark, 1871-1924--Pictorial works.
Commission for Relief in Belgium (1914-1930)
Orphelinat des Armées.
International relief.
World War, 1914-1918--Belgium.
World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief.
World War, 1914-1918--France.
World War, 1914-1918--War work.