Lilly Library Manuscript Collections

BROWNE MSS.

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Inventory

I. Correspondence

Consult Manuscripts Index for dates of letters of individual correspondents.

Box 1
  • 1878 - 1948. Arranged chronologically (39 folders)
  • undated. Arranged alphabetically by correspondent (4 folders)

II. Diaries

Box 2
  • 1910, Apr.
  • 1914
  • 1921
  • 1922, Jan. 1-Apr. 1
  • 1926, May 22-Nov. 8. European trip
  • 1929
  • 1932-1933. Trip to Hawaii-Japan
  • 1934
  • 1935
  • 1935. Russian trip
  • 1935. Mediterranean trip
  • 1936
  • 1937
  • 1939
  • 1941
  • 1941, Nov. Lecture tour with Sinclair Lewis
  • 1942 (2 diaries)
  • 1943
  • 1945
  • 1946
  • undated. Notes on Far East
III. Writings

Arranged alphabetically by title. One folder per title unless otherwise indicated.

Box 3
  • All Things Are Possible (31 folders; one bound volume)
Box 4
  • Blessed Spinoza (13 folders)
  • Bolton Scragg (2 folders)
  • The Devil is Wiser (19 folders)
  • Godly Mischief (2 folders)
  • Golus (7 folders)
Box 5
  • Golus (5 folders)
  • The Graphic Bible (6 folders)
  • How Odd of God (8 folders)
  • Oh, Say Can You See (13 folders)
Box 6
  • Oh, Say Can You see (3 folders)
  • The Road to Nowadays (2 folders)
  • See What I Mean? (19 folders)
  • The Gilded Ghetto. 1923, July (Bound volume)
  • Godly Mischief. 1922-1923 (Bound volume)
Box 7
  • See What I Mean? (8 folders)
  • Since Calvary (22 folders)
Box 8
  • Since Calvary (12 folders)
  • Something Went Wrong (12 folders)
  • Stranger Than Fiction (11 folders)
Box 9
  • That Man Heine (9 folders)
  • This Believing World (7 folders)
  • Wild Tongues (3 folders)
  • Wisdom of Israel (15 folders)

IV. Articles

Arranged alphabetically by title. One folder per title unless otherwise indicated.

Box 10
  • Around the World
  • Around the World with a Portable
  • Autobiography
  • Beware of the Brawn-trusters
  • The Case of Miss Hope O'Keefe
  • By Jingo
  • Chapters from the Life of Elijah Elman
  • Charles Garland's Experiment
  • A Conversation
  • Cross Winds
  • The Devotee of Democracy
  • Even in Tahiti
  • Excerpts from a Rabbi's Diary
  • Experiments in Russia
  • Hot Shots from Rowanis
  • If Jesus Were Here Today
  • It's a Small World After All
  • The Jew
  • The Jew Goes to Russia
  • Jonah
  • The Making of a Radical Rabbi
  • The Mother of "Boh-boh" Mike
  • Must We Wipe Out the German?
  • Old Sarah
  • On the Contrary
  • On American Judaism
  • The Plight of the Liberal Synagogue
  • A Primer for Moderns
  • The Rabbi
  • Rotary of the Booster's Club
  • Soldiers can Forget to Cough
  • Teitelbaums of Tahiti
  • Those Hot-aryans
  • The Tresca Case
  • Twelve Great Jews of Tomorrow
  • The Undying Book
  • What Can the Jews Do About It
  • What is the Heritage of the Jews?
  • What's Wrong with the Jew?
  • Why are the Jews Like That?
  • You Think Jews are Clever

V. Illustrations

One folder per subject unless otherwise indicated.

Box 12
  • Character Sketches
  • Notebooks
  • Stranger Than Fiction
  • Sketches
  • Maps (3 folders)
  • Sketches
  • This Believing World

VI. Miscellaneous

One folder per subject unless otherwise indicated.

Box 10
  • Der Eintritt Amerika's in den Krieg
  • Tapley, R. Review of Browne's All Things Are Possible
  • Photograph of Lewis Browne and Myna Eisner
  • (Lissner) Browne
  • Book Reviews by Browne
  • Mrs. Leon Trotsky
  • Notes
  • Radio Broadcasts
  • Speeches
  • Trotsky notes. undated
  • Ginzburg, A. Review of Browne's Stranger Thanā¬¦
  • Jackson, Frederick J.F. Review of Browne's Stranger Than Fiction
  • Lore, Ludwig. That Trotsky Legend. undated
  • Lore, Ludwig. When Trotsky Lived in New York. undated
  • Maloney, Gertrude. A letter to Jane
  • Rosenwald, Doris. Lewis Browne on Heinrich, Heine
  • Sinclair, Upton Beall. A Lost Leader. undated
  • Trotskii, Lev. Photograph and Hen Drawing. undated
  • Trotskii, Natalia Ivanova(Sedova). Notes for
  • Biography undated
  • Browne, Lewis (3 folders)
  • Browne, Lewis. Teaching Materials (9 folders)
Box 11
  • Notebooks (3 folders)
Box 14
  • Notes (2 boxes of index cards)

VII. Printed Materials

One folder per subject unless otherwise indicated.

Box 11
  • Newspaper Clippings (3 folders)
  • Newspaper Clippings. Stranger Than Fiction (2 folders)
  • Newspaper Clippings
  • Printed Material (5 folders)
  • Newspaper Clippings
  • Printed Material (4 folders)
Box 13
  • Printed Galley Proofs
  • Oh, Say Can You See!
  • See What I Mean?
  • Stranger Than Fiction
  • That Man Heine (2 folders)
  • Wisdom of Israel (2 folders)
  • The World's Greatest Scriptures
Box 14
  • Printed Galley Proofs
  • All Things Possible
  • How Odd of God
  • Blessed Spinoza
  • See What I Mean (2 folders)
  • Something Went Wrong

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