Perry Browne Collection

Cover Image:
1930 Chenango County Census Takers
1930 Chenango County Census Takers - Image Source

Collection Facts

Dates of Original:
c. 1900-1950

Historical Context

Frank Pearsell Browne (Perry) worked for the Norwich Sun for many years, primarily writing about sports with his focus being the Norwich High School. He was Editor of the Norwich Sun from 1950-1951, when he passed away. The Norwich Sun is now known as the Evening Sun. This collection reflects his work in the newspapers over his long career as he kept photos from articles and stories published by the papers he worked for.

Scope of Collection

This collection includes photographs, postcards, and ephemera relating to the history of Chenango County, New York.

Special Content:

This collection was supported with federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds allocated to the New York State Library by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

Additional Information

Publisher of Digital:

Chenango County Historical Society

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