Solyman Brown collection, 1841-2006
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Brief Description: The research materials related to Dr. Solyman Brown compiled by Dr. Leonard Elkins, who was working on an uncompleted biography of Dr. Brown.The papers include letters and other documents written by Dr. Brown and materials collected and/or written by members of the Brown family. There are two daguerreotypes of Elizabeth Butler Brown and Dr. Brown. Dr. Elkins's papers include his partial draft of a Solyman Brown biography, research notes, articles and news clippings, and original source materials from the 19th and 20th centuries.
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at]
Created by: Elkins, Leonard
Volume: 2.0 Boxes
Acquired: 05/01/2007.
Arrangement: The materials are unarranged.
Biographical Note for Elkins, Leonard : Dr. Leonard Elkins was a dentist in Ithaca, N.Y.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Brown, Solyman, 1790-1876
Brown family
Dentistry - History
Litchfield (Conn.)
New Jerusalem Church
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Copyright has been transferred to the Litchfield Historical Society for materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Acquisition Notes: Leonard Elkins  Gift
PreferredCitation: Solyman Brown collection (2007-30-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759