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Gender and Sexuality Studies

Selected Special Collections in the John Hay Library

The Brown University Archives

The University Archives are the repository of official records of Brown University, and are located in the John Hay Library.

The history of women at Brown can be studied in documents concerning the admission of women in 1891 and the administration of the Women's College, named in 1928 Pembroke College, which merged with Brown in 1971. There are collections of correspondence of women students, scrapbooks kept by women students full of memorabilia of their college lives, and oral histories on cassette tapes of Pembroke alumnae. There are also copies of:

Special Collections