The Anne S. K. Brown Military Collection
A soldier of the Royal Irish Artillery

The Anne S. K. Brown Military Collection

20 Prospect Street
Box A, Brown University,
Providence, Rhode Island,
02912-0001, USA

(401) 863-2414 [tel]
(401) 863-2093 [fax]

The Anne S. K. Brown Military Collection is the foremost American collection of material devoted to the history and iconography of soldiers and soldiering, and is one of the world's largest collections devoted to the study of military and naval uniforms. It was formed over a period of forty years by the late Mrs. John Nicholas Brown (1906-1985) of Providence and is still growing. More...

» Introduction to the Collection
» The Collection
» Digital Archive
» Staff
» Exhibitions
» Mazansky Sword Collection
» Other Military Collections
» Mrs. John Nicholas Brown


Visit our collection weekdays from 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Some Military Collection material has been transferred to the Library Collections Annex and may take up to two business days to retrieve. The building is closed on weekends. For further information on the collection, specific questions, or gifts and donations, contact askb@brown.edu


The The Anne S. K. Brown Military Collection is located in the John Hay Library