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

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3.1: Writings and Notes by Daniel Putnam Brinley , circa early 1900s-1962

There is one diary kept by Daniel Putnam Brinley while he was traveling to Paris in 1918 to work for the American Expeditionary Forces. Also found with the diary are transcripts and summaries of portions of the diary. Three notebooks include essays about his participation in the Foyers du Soldat, about religious art, and a fictional story called "Nightmare." There are additional essays about art and his travels in Canada. Also found are short stories, research notes for his murals, poetry, plays, lecture notes, autobiographical accounts, and miscellaneous notes. One item, "A Trip to Mount Washington," is illustrated.
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Diary, 1918
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Notebook, "Decorating a Foyer in Montdidier", 1918
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Notebook, "Religious Art", circa 1914
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Notebook, "Nightmare", circa early-1900s
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Writings about Travels in Canada, circa 1934
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"Color in Relation to Art and Life", circa early-1900s
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"Mr. Rubenstine", circa early-1900s
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"Now Listen Children Before You Sleep", circa early-1900s
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"Preamble", circa early-1900s
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"Scoop", circa early-1900s
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"Subject Matter for a Pictorial Presentation of the Opening and Development of the West", circa early-1900s
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"The Awakening of Emma: A Comedy in One Act", circa 1908
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"Decorating a foyer in Montdidier", 1918
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"A Ballad of Marriage: To Cornelia and Hildie", 1922
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"The Queen Anne Shop - Bermuda", circa 1920s
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"Talk given at St. Mark's in the Bowerie", 1936
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"A Trip to Mount Washington by Uncle Dan and the Duchess", 1936
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"The Dumb Wife or Murder in the Air", circa 1930s
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"Newport, R. I.", 1954
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"I Call This a Crazy Tale", 1958
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"Put's Speech re: Armory Show", circa 1962
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Engagement Calendar, 1918
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Miscellaneous Writings, circa 1900s-1950s
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