Guide to the Lindsay L. Brown Scrapbook, 1918-1922
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Summary Creator Brown, Lindsay L., 1898-1976 Title Lindsay L. Brown Scrapbook Dates 1918-1922 Extent 1 Volume About the Collection
The collection consists of Lindsay Brown’s Norwich University scrapbook or “memory book.” Topics of interest within the scrapbook include poetry, Colonel Frank Tompkins, the Panama Canal, and Norwich social events. Brown’s scrapbook includes the Archives’ only copy of the 1917-1918 “rook book” or cadet handbook.
About Lindsay L. Brown
Lindsay Brown (1898-1976) of Springfield, MA, played baseball, field hockey and football while at Norwich University. He was a member of the Norwich University Engineering Society and the Cider Club. He also served as circulation editor of the War Whoop. Brown was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity. The control file included with the collection contains additional biographical information on Lindsay L. Brown.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Brown, Lindsay L., 1898-1976 Norwich University -- History -- 20th century.
Norwich University -- Alumni and alumnae.
Norwich University -- Students.
Norwich University -- Sports.
Norwich University -- Societies, etc.
The collection is open; however, forty-eight hours notice is required to access these materials.
Many items in the University Archives are one-of-a-kind resources that are not likely to be available anywhere but here. For this reason, forming citations for archival sources is a little different than for books and periodicals. If you need to cite anything from this collection, follow the format below: Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Lindsay L. Brown Scrapbook, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Lindsay L. Brown Scrapbook, 1918-1922. Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT.
Extent: 1 Volume Collection Location: Archives B14 Language(s) of Material: English Repository: Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, 158 Harmon Dr., Northfield, VT 05663 USA, Phone: 802.485.2947, Fax: 802.485.2173, email@example.com
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