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Series 1 | A Finding Aid to the Daniel Putnam Brinley and Kathrine Sanger Brinley papers, 1879-1984 | Digitized Collection

Daniel Putnam Brinley and Kathrine Sanger Brinley papers, 1879-1984

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Series 1: Biographical Material, 1879-1970s
0.8 linear feet
Box 1, OV 16

This series contains biographical documents for both Daniel Putnam Brinley and Kathrine Sanger Brinley, including obituaries, handwritten and typed biographical sketches, chronologies, and biographical entries for
Who's Who
publications. Also found are two questionnaires from unidentified organizations, lists of artwork by Daniel Putnam Brinley, and several award certificates. This series also includes official documents such as passports and their marriage certificate, as well as personal mementos and items from their childhood, such as school records and a handwritten account of Brinley's birth by his mother. Other items of note are early versions of Daniel Putnam Brinley's will and records of his military service in the American Expeditionary Forces and the Camouflage Corps. There are two radio interview transcripts, including a 1942 interview of Kathrine Sanger Brinley and a 1945 interview of both Daniel and Kathrine Brinley.
The bulk of this series has been scanned. Admission tickets have not been scanned.
DescriptionContainer
Obituaries for Daniel Putnam Brinley, 1963
1
1
Obituaries for Kathrine Sanger Brinley, 1966
1
2
Biographical Sketches & Chronologies, Daniel Putnam Brinley, circa 1930s-1950s
1
3
Biographical Sketches, Kathrine Sanger Brinley, circa 1930s-1960s
1
4
Who's Who Biographical Sketches, Daniel Putnam Brinley, 1935-1962
1
5
Who's Who Biographical Sketches, Kathrine Sanger Brinley, 1938-1964
1
6
Questionnaires, circa early-1900, 1939
1
7
Lists of Artwork, circa 1919, 1938, 1970s
1
8
Notes on Brinley Family History, circa 1960s
1
9
Award Certificates, 1904, 1913-1963
1
10
Passports, 1926-1927, 1931
1
11
Membership Cards, 1901-1964
1
12
Birth Record for Daniel Putnam Brinley (Written by Mother), 1879
1
13
Lock of Daniel Putnam Brinley's Hair, 1882
1
14
Church Certificates, 1893
1
15
Kathrine & Emma Sanger School Records, 1896
1
16
"Miscellaneous Items found in Wallet of Wm. I. Sanger", circa 1900
1
17
Last Will and Testament, Daniel Putnam Brinley, 1904, 1913
1
18
Wedding Announcement, 1904
1
19
Marriage Certificate, 1904
(Oversized, housed in OV 16)
1
20
Annotated List of First Class Passengers, S. S. Minneapolis, 1904
1
21
Autographed Salamagundi Club Menu, 1909
1
22
Camouflage Corps Records, 1917
1
23
American Expeditionary Forces-YMCA Records, 1917-1923
(3 folders)
1
24-26
Map of Brinley Property, New Canaan, Connecticut, 1926
1
27
Information on Books by Kathrine Sanger "Gordon" Brinley, 1934-circa 1936
1
28
Radio Interview, Station WSRR Stamford, April 27, 1942
1
29
Radio Interview, D. M. Read Company, January 18, 1945
1
30
Armory Show 50th Anniversary Exhibition Materials, 1963
1
31
Personal Mementos, Kathrine Sanger Brinley, circa early 1900s
1
32
Address Books, circa 1908-1950s
(7 folders)
1
33-39
Calling Cards, circa early-1900s
1
40
Admission Tickets, 1904-1964
(Not scanned)
1
41
Miscellaneous Biographical Material, circa 1920s-1961
1
42
Marriage Certificate, 1904
(From Box 1, F20)
OV 16

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