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T. Wistar Brown Fund papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1315

Scope and Contents

This collection includes documents and publications relating to the T. Wistar Brown Teachers Fund, including the minutes, publications, and financial documents of the fund, correspondence from fund administrators and recipients, and records of applications to the fund.


  • Creation: 1912-1999

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Historical Note

The T. Wistar Brown Teachers Fund was established following the death of Thomas Wistar Brown in 1916. The Fund provides financial grants supporting Quakers over the age of 21 who request assistance for professional development in preparing themselves to teach at the primary or secondary school level, and those who seek to improve their skills with a graduate degree.


2.05 linear ft. (5 boxes)

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This collection includes the administrative and financial documents of the T. Wistar Brown Teachers Fund.


This collection is arranged in five series: Minutes, Correspondence, Applications, Publications, and Financial Documents.


Acquisition unknown.

Related Materials

HC.MC.1125 Thomas Wistar Brown papers

Processing Information

Processed by Alexandra Stern; completed February, 2019.

T. Wistar Brown Fund papers, 1912-1999
Alexandra Stern
February, 2019
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