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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • 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.
    Access to audiovisual materials requires at least two weeks advance notice. Audiovisual materials include sound recordings, video recordings, and motion picture film. Hoover staff will determine whether use copies of the materials requested can be made available. Some materials may not be accessible even with advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

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

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    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.