A Guide to the Miriam Brown Keeler Papers, 1919-1922
Miriam Brown Keeler earned her bachelor's degree from Newcomb College in 1916 and her master's degree from the University of Texas at Austin. She was an instructor in English at Newcomb College from 1927 to 1931. She married George E. Keeler, Jr., who became a brigadier general in the Air Force. She was close, life-long friends with John Edwin Canady (1907-1985), who was head of Newcomb Art School from 1950-1952 and later was an art critic for the New York Times.
The Miriam Brown Keeler Papers, 1919-1922, are comprised of a scrapbook created by Brown documenting and celebrating her times at the University of Texas, 1919 to 1922. The scrapbook contains photographs, letters, UT printed material, course assignments, and newspaper clippings portraying Keeler and her friends; various spots and scenes on campus; and social, educational, and university community events.
This collection is open for research use.
Miriam Brown Keeler Papers, 1919-1922, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
This collection was processed by archive staff, October 1995.
Detailed Description of the Papers