Ernest C. Brown papers

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Ernest C. Brown papers

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Ernest C. Brown papers

Ernest C. Brown papers

Finding Aid

Prepared by Merritt D. Betts, April 16, 1981; Revised by Stephanie Wachalec October 17, 2003; Last Updated: August 2020


Inclusive Dates: 1883-1910
Extent: .16 cubic foot (1 slim document case)
Physical Location: 11th floor


Historical Note: The publication the New York Daily Graphic was begun by a Canadian firm of engravers in 1873 and was published until 1889. Ernest C. Brown was the paper's western agent during the time covered in this collection.

Scope and Content: This small collection is primarily comprised of newspaper articles about The Graphic covering the years 1883-1889. 


Processing Information: Originally processed under the archives identification D.10.12.1.

Acquisition Information: This collection was part of the Gilman collection purchased by Kent State University Libraries in the late 1960s.


Box 1

Folder--Contents

  1. Correspondence 1883-1888, undated
  2. Album by Brown, includes newspaper clippings and correspondence related to the Daily Graphic, 1883-1889
  3. Newspaper clippings about the Daily Graphic from many Ohio newspapers and other midwest papers, undated
  4. Newspaper clippings about the Daily Graphic from many 1885, 1888, 1910, undated
  5. American Economic Association, flyer [1885-1888]
  6. Information about the Daily Graphic from American Journalism A History: 1690-1960, 3rd edition. Frank Luther Mott. The MacMillan Company, New York, 1962. pp.501-2.