Elizabeth Gaspar Brown papers: 1933-1995 (bulk 1960s-1980s)
Summary Information
Title: Elizabeth Gaspar Brown papers
Creator: Brown, Elizabeth Gaspar.
Dates: 1933-1995 (Majority of material found within 1960s-1980s)
Extent: 2 linear feet
Abstract:
Research associate at the Law School of the University of Michigan. Research associate at the Law School of the University of Michigan. Personal correspondence; research materials relating to her study of Michigan's territorial court system; and other papers concerning Law School history.
Call number: 85796 Aa 2
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
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Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113
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e-mail: bentley.ref@umich.edu
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Finding aid created by Bentley Historical Library staff

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

The collection was the gift of Elizabeth Brown (donor no. 3290) and came to the library in multiple accessions.

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open to research.

To protect fragile audiovisual recordings (such as audio cassettes, film reels, and VHS tapes), the Bentley Historical Library has a policy of converting them to digital formats by a professional vendor whenever a researcher requests access. For more information, please see: http://bentley.umich.edu/research/duplication/.

Copyright:

Donor(s) have not transferred any applicable copyright to the Regents of the University of Michigan. Patrons are responsible for determining the appropriate use or reuse of materials.

Preferred Citation:

[item], folder, box, Elizabeth Gaspar Brown Papers, Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan


Biography

Research associate at the Law School of the University of Michigan.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The Elizabeth G. Brown papers include personal correspondence; research materials relating to her study of Michigan's territorial court system; and other papers concerning Law School history.

Subject Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the finding aid database and catalog of The Bentley Historical Library/University of Michigan. Researchers desiring additional information about related topics should search the catalog using these headings.


  • Courts -- Michigan.
  • Law.
  • African American students -- Michigan -- Ann Arbor.
  • Lawyers -- Michigan -- Ann Arbor.
  • Women lawyers -- Michigan -- Ann Arbor.
  • University of Michigan -- Faculty.
  • University of Michigan -- Law School.
Contents List
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Container / Location Title
 
Biographical/Personal [series]
Box   1  
Vita and miscellaneous biographical information
Box   1  
Oral history interview
Box   1  
Biographical notes
Box   1  
Correspondence, miscellaneous)
Box   1  
Photographs (unidentified)
Box   1  
Reviews of EB books; EB reviews of others
 
Lawyers Club and W. W. Cook [series]
Box   1  
"Auditing the Lawyers Club at the University of Michigan"
Box   1  
"The Board of Regents and the Lawyers Club: Regential Control Over Its Organization and Administration: 1924-1984"
Box   1  
Memorandum I: "Cook's Gift of the Lawyers Club Building"
Box   1  
Memorandum II: "Michigan Supreme Court Judicial Language Pertaining to the Status of the Lawyers Club"
Box   1  
Lawyers Club, correspondence regarding tax status project (2 folders)
Box   1  
William W. Cook and Cook gift (3 folders)
 
Topical file [series]
Box   1  
Blume, William W., correspondence with 1965-1978
Box   1  
Canes of U-M law school students
Box   1  
Coalition for Responsible Prison Site Selection 1989-1991
Box   1  
Detroit Income Tax Ordinance
Box   1  
Gaspar/Henshaw genealogy
Box   1  
Judge Advocate General and use of Law Quad during World War II
Box   1  
Kilgore, Sarah
Box   1  
Law School class of 1878 research 1977
Box   1  
Law School faculty biographies project
Box   1  
Law School student notebook study
Box   1  
Law School. Individuals Outside the US Receiving Law Degrees from the University of Michigan
Box   1  
Law School student costs and fees
Box   1  
Law School literary and debating societies, ca. 1960
Box   1  
Law School finances, correspondence and research notes 1958
Box   1  
Lincoln's thought (proposal to the National Endowment for the Humanities) 1975
Box   1  
Michigan Income Tax legislation (2 folders)
Box   1  
Michigan Property Tax Procedure (2 folders)
Box   1  
Page, William Herbert, correspondence with and about
Box   1  
Quarles family (law school graduates)
Box   1  
Rockford College term papers 1933-1935
Box   1  
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church activities and writings 1957-1963
Box   1  
Stason, E. Blythe (memorandum on his deanship)
Box   1  
State Supreme Court records 1966, 1970
Box   2  
Wright, L. Hart, miscellaneous (5 folders)
 
Articles, Speeches, and other Writings [series]
Box   2  
"The Bar on a Frontier: Wayne County, 1796-1836" (reprint)
Box   2  
"British Statutes in the Emergent Nations of Africa: 1844-1962" (photocopy of journal article)
Box   2  
"The lawyer on the frontier: Wayne County, 1796-1836" 1969
Box   2  
"British Statutes in the Emergent Nations of North America: 1606-1949"
Box   2  
"Civil War Artifacts -- Their Travels from 317 Main Street to 101 West Main Street: 1865-1992"
Box   2  
"Frontier Justice: Wayne County 1796-1836"
Box   2  
"Henry Billings Brown: Michigan's Overlooked Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States"
Box   2  
Laws in Force in the Territories of the United States: 1787-1912
Box   2  
"Notes on the University Hospital: The Early Decades"
Box   2  
"Obligations of a State-Created Authority: Do They Constitute a Debt of the State?" Comment
Box   2  
"Professional Education Then and Now"
Box   2  
"Academic Appointments Held by Thomas M. Cooley"
Box   2  
"Contributions to Legal Literature and Forward," Introduction 1859
Box   2  
"Elias Finley Johnson: 1861-1933"
Box   2  
"The First Hall of the University"
Box   2  
"The Initial Admission of the Negro Students to the University of Michigan"
Box   2  
"Law School Chronology: 1837-1987"
 
"The Law School of the University of Michigan An Intellectual History" 1859-1984
Box   2  
Extended version
Box   2  
Reprint
Box   2  
"The Law School of the University of Michigan: Named Professorships"
Box   2  
"Miscellaneous Comments with Respect to the Deanship of E. Blythe Stason, 1939-1960"
Box   2  
"Student Conduct and Misconduct"
Box   2  
"The courthouses on Main Street, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, 1846-1959" 1969

(include copy of reprint of the article under the title "Two courthouses ..." 1971)

Box   2  
"Poor relief in Waukesha County, Wisconsin: 1846-1866" and revisions ca. 1969
Box   2  
"The Waukesha County Jail-Building, Administration, Inmates: 1901-1904" 1978
Box   2  
"International Law at Michigan: The first seventeen Decades" 1991
Box   2  
"Bantam Sized Overview of Securities Regulations" by EB and L. Hart Wright
Box   2  
Poetry and miscellanea (4 folders)