|Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary|
At a Glance
Arranged in 4 series: 1. Scrapbooks; 2. Family (A. Correspondence; B. Death of Helen A. Brown; C. Estate of J.C. and Mary E. Brown); 3. Notes. 4. General.
The collection consists of scrapbooks, lectures, sermons and correspondence; much of the correspondence is between various members of the Brown family, including W.A. Brown's parents, wife, and children.
Using the Collection
Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
Restrictions on Access
Collection open for research by appointment.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
William Adams Brown was a Presbyterian minister, an ecumenist, and a Professor of Systematic Theology at Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He also served as Secretary of the General War-time Commission of the Churches during WWI.