The New School Archives Digital Collections

Constance P. Brown papers 1913 – 1961; 1913 – 1934

Collection, KA0057


Constance P. Brown attended the New York School of Fine and Applied Art (later, Parsons The New School for Design) from 1913 until 1917, and worked as secretary to Frank Alvah Parsons sometime in the teens or 1920s. The collection consists of postcards and a letter from Parsons to Brown, faculty announcements, school circulars and lecture advertisements, interior decoration class rolls, clippings from 1913-1934, and correspondence with the Parsons Alumni Association, 1944 and 1961.

Related Archival Materials Note

Additional correspondence between Brown and the Parsons Alumni Association may be found in Parsons Institutional Collections Parsons School of Design Alumni Association records (PIC.03.002).;Scrapbook titled, "Scrapbook of clippings about Newark and the European war, 1917-1918," created by Constance Phelps Brown held by Free Public Library of Newark in Main N.J. Reference call # 974.932 B81.

Collection Guide

Guide to the Constance P. Brown papers

Related people/organizations

Constance P. Brown
New York School of Fine and Applied Art
Frank Alvah Parsons
Parsons School of Design

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