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Faculty Records (University Of Maine). Professor Brown (Ella C.) Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0011-019

Scope and Contents

The papers of an educator interested in recreation programs in Maine. Included are brochures, pamphlets, and student papers on camps in Maine, camping in Maine, and recreation in Maine.


  • Creation: 1960-1978


Restrictions on Access

Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Ella Corinne Brown was born in 1920 in Kansas City, Missouri and died in Orono, Maine in 1987. She graduated from the University of Missouri in 1951 and received her master's degree from Montana State University in 1961. She received her Ph.D. degree from Indiana University. She was a faculty member at the University of Maine in Orono from 1962 to 1979. She was responsible for writing the course program for parks and recreation and designed the specialized program leading to a degree in parks and recreation.


1 box

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The Records Group is broken down intellectually into the following record series: 1. Camping In Maine Information, 2 Recreation In Maine Publications 3. Student Papers, and 4. Biographical Records.

Physically the material is arranged by subject. File names and dates were added. Material was rehoused into archival quality storage.

Box number has changed:

  1. Old Box #288 (New Box #1)


The processing archivist appraised the records and destroyed duplicate copies of items.


Accruals from Professor Brown are not anticipated because she died in 1987.


Formerly SpC MS 0522

Processing Information

Processed by Matthew Revitt and volunteer Marian Dressler, January 2019, Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Department. Processing involved a collection survey and intellectual arrangement into series and the creation of this finding aid. Material was rehoused into appropriate archival folders and the boxes and folders numbered and titled using information from ArchivesSpace.

University Of Maine. Professor Brown (Ella C.) Papers
Matthew Revitt
January 23, 2018
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Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives Repository

5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States