William J. and Jane Brown papers, 1948-1991

Brown, William J. (William Joseph), b. 1923 d. 1992
Arts administrator, Designer
Active in Del.

Brown, Jane Brennan, b. 1931
Arts administrator
Active in Bakersville,N.C.

Collection size: 5.2 linear feet
3 microfilm reels + 4 videocasettes.

Collection Summary: Biographical material, letters, legal documents, financial records, notes, writings, interviews, subject files, printed material, photographs and videocassettes, mostly concerning Brown's tenure as director of the Penland School of Crafts.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art administrators, Penland, N.C. William Brown was a designer, taught at the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts and the University of Delaware and was director of the Penland School of Crafts from 1962-1983.

Lent for microfilming 1991 by Jane Brown, wife of William J. Brown. Videos copied from 16mm film lent by Brown.

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