Lloyd Arnold Brown Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a corrected typescript, correspondence, and a few proof pages related to Map Making: That Art That Became a Science, written by Lloyd Arnold Brown.
- 1960-61, undated
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
Conditions Governing Use
This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
Lloyd Arnold Brown was born in Providence, R.I. in 1907. He attended Wayne State University 1928-1929. He received his A.B. from the University of Michigan in 1933. He began his career as the co-owner of a rare book business. Susbsequently he was a curator and librarian in various institutions 1935-1956. He was director of historical societies 1956-1961. He also worked as an instructor in geography and in cartography. He received a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1954-1955. He died in 1966.
"Lloyd Arnold Brown." Something About the Author. V. 36. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1984.
Language of Materials
The collection contains production material for one title written by Brown.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Lloyd Brown.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Cartography -- Juvenile literature Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Lloyd Arnold Brown Papers, 1960-1961, undated
- Nancy Larsen
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- April 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
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