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George P. Brown Papers

Identifier: MSS 0060

Scope and Contents

The George P. Brown Papers contains one box of 19th and early 20th century correspondence, clippings, and photographs.


  • 1865-1913

Access Restrictions

Most of this collection is open for research. However, due to their fragility, access to the photographs is restricted.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish or reproduce materials from the George P. Brown Papers must be obtained from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center or the appropriate copyright holder.

Biographical Note

George P. Brown was a prominent Houston businessman who served as secretary of the Houston Business League, the predecessor of the Houston Chamber of Commerce. Brown was also socially active and became president of the Not-su-oh Association in 1909. George P. Brown died in 1913.


0.5 Linear Feet (1 document box)

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The George P. Brown Papers contains one box with materials arranged by type.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Cleve Brown, August 16, 1977.

Processing Information

Processed by Laura Speck, May 15, 1979.
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Repository Details

Part of the Houston Metropolitan Research Center Repository


The African American Library at the Gregory School
1300 Victor Street
Houston, Texas 77019
Houston Metropolitan Research Center
Houston Public Library
550 McKinney St.
Houston, Texas 77002