Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Brown mss., 1933-1955, are letters and papers of Paul Van Dyke Brown, 1899- , executive of the Indiana state Department of conservation, the U.S. National park service, and the Washington state Department of parks. They consist principally of Brown's correspondence with Richard Lieber, 1869-1944, director of the Indiana state Department of conservation, and relate to national and state park matters and to Civilian conservation corps camps in Indiana state parks.

Verifax copies have been made of almost all of the manuscripts in the collection and are filed with the collection.

Collection size: 120 items

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