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1 Anderson (K. Brooke) Papers, 1918/1957
1.0 linear foot
The K. Brooke Anderson papers contain correspondence, daybooks, ledgers, journals, photographs, notes, speeches primarily related to his years at Brown as executive secretary of the Brown Christian Association.
Repository: John Hay Library
2 Atwood (Mary Anne) papers, 1882/1910
2 linear feet
The Mary Anne Atwood Papers contains about 700 letters and manuscripts for the period 1882-1910. Most of the letters in the collection are written from M.A. Atwood to Mme. Isabelle de Steiger. The collection also includes other letters written and received by Atwood, manuscript drafts and notes. According to the admirers of Mary Anne Atwood, "Mrs. Atwood was truly an adept [of the metaphysical tradition]. The last one." "The Atwood material is very important for the study of a vanished Britain, when Neo-Platonism and High Ideas influenced the nation. But, as Mrs. Atwood says, they went in for power and threw their spiritual heritage out the window."
Repository: John Hay Library
3 Barrett (Ellen M.) papers, 1946/2005
21.0 Linear feet
Ellen M. Barrett, a scholar specializing in medieval monastic history, was the first openly gay person, and one of the earliest women, to be ordained priest in the Episcopal Church. Beginning in 1975, when she was ordained deacon, through 1977 when she was ordained priest, the collection documents her path to ordination and the far reaching international reaction to her ordination. The collection covers her subsequent, nearly thirty-year carreer as priest in the Episcopal Church and her eventual postulancy in an Anglican women's monastic community.
Repository: John Hay Library
4 Bishop James DeWolf Perry Papers, 1835/1961 (bulk 1904/1947)
26 linear feet
This collection contains the personal papers of Bishop James DeWolf Perry, mainly from the time of his consecration as Bishop of Rhode Island in 1911 until his death in 1947, and especially from his tenure as Presiding Bishop, 1930-1937.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
5 Blackwell (Anotoinette Louisa Brown) letter, 1869
0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
This collection consists of one letter from Antoinette Louisa Brown Blackwell (1825-1921), the first woman ordained as a minister in the United States, to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, a Unitarian minister, regarding her publication,
Repository: Redwood Library and Athenaeum
6 Brooks (Charles Timothy) letter, 1878
0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Charles Timothy Brooks (1813-1883) was a Unitarian pastor in Newport, Rhode Island. This collection includes one letter addressed to Dr. J. Hammond Trumbull of Hartford, Connecticut, on July 2, 1878.
Repository: Redwood Library and Athenaeum
7 Brooks (Phillips) letter, 1880
0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Phillips Brooks (1835-1893) was a prominent Episcopal clergyman of Boston, Massachusetts. This collection includes one letter written to Thomas M. March (1812-1903), the Bishop of Rhode Island from 1854-1903.
Repository: Redwood Library and Athenaeum
8 Canfield (Eli Hawley) papers, 1844/1898
1140 items
The papers of Rev. Eli Canfield, Episcopal clergyman and prominent member of the evangelical faction of the church, consist of sermons reflecting the religious and social beliefs of the period 1845 to 1885, personal manuscripts, and letters mainly to his son, James Hulme Canfield, educator. Canfield was born in Arlington, Vermont and served as a pastor in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York.
Repository: Brown University Library
9 Chaplain's Office Records, 1953/2002
5.5 Linear feet
The Chaplain's Office records contain materials related to the operation of the Office from circa 1958 to 1997. The collection includes information regarding Manning Chapel, religious services, preachers, offerings, Christmas Carol Service, and service projects in Africa, Brazil, Costa Rica and Honduras.
Repository: John Hay Library
10 Chime of Bells and Music at Grace Church Providence, 1857/1987
.75 linear feet
Collection consists of manuscript, published, and photocopied material and includes two histories of Grace Church, a history of the Grace Church chime of bells, chime program log, news clippings and correspondence pertaining to the chimes, original musical notations, pamphlets, service programs and biographical information on Bishop Thomas March Clark, rector of Grace Church at the time of the purchase and installation of the chimes as well as Dorothy Rice, bellringer from 1946 to 1989.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
11 Dexter (Robert Cloutman and Elisabeth Anthony) papers, 1797/1971 (bulk 1935/1968)
12 linear feet (11 records center boxes, 1 legal-size document case, and 1 oversize box)
The Dexter Papers are a wide-ranging collection of letters, diaries, reports, manuscripts, research notes and photographs dating from the early 19th to the late 20th century. The material represents Elisabeth and Robert Dexter’s humanitarian work in Europe with the Unitarian Service Committee, their respective historical and sociological research projects, and the life and work of Elisabeth’s father Alfred Williams Anthony, a Baptist minister and educator.
Repository: Brown University Library
12 Dreyfus Affair periodicals collection, 1891/1906
0.5 Linear feet
The weekend supplements include small commentaries on and large, usually colored illustrations of the events surrounding the trials and imprisonment of Alfred Dreyfus and Émile Zola's involvement in his cause.
Repository: John Hay Library
13 Episcopal Church Women of Rhode Island, 1875/1987
16 boxes
The Records of the Episcopal Church Women of Rhode Island consist of materials from 1875-1987, documenting its administrative, and financial activities throughout the twentieth century life of the organization. The collection, which is divided into four series, consists of correspondence, organization publications, copies of the organization's articles of incorporation, constitution and by-laws, photographs, lists of officers, surveys and questionnaires, annual reports, meeting minutes, and financial documents.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
14 Kingston Congregational Church Collection, 1835/1968
0.75 linear feet
This collection contains historical documents, newsletters, programs of service, annual reports, and budgets of the historic Kingston Congregational Church in Kingston, Rhode Island.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
15 Kinsolving (Arthur B. and Sally Bruce) papers, 1885/1951 (bulk 1920/1951)
8 linear feet
Abstract
Repository: Brown University
16 Lord (Augustus Mendon) collection, 1778/1908 (bulk 1876/1908)
0.25 linear feet (1 clamshell box)
The Augustus Mendon Lord collection includes correspondence, documents, and autographs of prominent figures from the period 1778 through 1908. The bulk of the correspondence pertains to American politicians, particularly members of Congress, and dates from 1876 through 1908. However, the collection also contains autographs and documents from American and European military, scientific, literary, and artistic figures.
Repository: John Hay Library
17 McCarthy/Bannon Family Collection, 1890/1936 (bulk 1913/1933)
.64 cubic feet other
The McCarthy/Bannon Family Collection consists of newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence and ephemera related to the Bannon family of Mansfield, Massachusetts and the McCarthy family of Providence, Rhode Island. The majority of materials are related to Patrick Joseph McCarthy who served as mayor of Providence, Rhode Island from January 1907 to January 1909.
Repository: Rhode Island State Archives
18 Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1703/2004
16 box(es)
The Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection contains scrapbooks, photographs, letters, postcards, ledger books, ephemera, and artifacts the majority of which relate to Rhode Island subjects.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
19 Newport Historical Society collection of music, 1643/1975
3 oversize box(es)
This collection contains music manuscripts, books, full and condensed scores, and sheet music, much of which was written, printed, or performed in Newport and Rhode Island.
Repository: Newport Historical Society
20 Niantic Baptist Church records, 1987/2012
0.5 Linear feet
Records of the church documenting the administration of it with annual reports, minutes, and financial records.
Repository: John Hay Library

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