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Guide to the Ben Brown World War II Drawings Collection
  PR 274

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 28, 2017
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Ben Brown World War II Drawings Collection
Dates: 1943-1945
Abstract: The collection contains 131 loose drawing and two sketchbooks of drawings and paintings in graphite, colored pencil, pen and ink, pastel, and watercolor. The drawing are of soldiers and their daily lives during World War II as well as landscapes of Italy and North Africa. There is also a photograph album documenting Brown's experiences during the war.
Quantity: 2.25 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Location note: Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections
Call Phrase: PR 274