May 17, 2019 (unprocessed), 0.29 cu.ft.; Included are a Brake Family History; a survey (1984) and history of the Brake Family Cemetery located near the corner of Cokey Road and Calhoun Road in Rocky Mount, North Carolina; a deed and a marriage license; documents (1957-1980) related to the West Edgecombe Volunteer Fire Department which included volunteer firefighter Robert Earl Brake; tobacco sale bills (1926-1933, undated) from several warehouses in Rocky Mount; and a 1931-1932 Faculty and Student Directory for N.C. State. Gift of Margaret Frances Brake.
August 27, 2019 (unprocessed addition 1), 0.29 cu.ft.; This addition includes photographs of Margaret Frances Brake, a photograph of Robert Earl Brake and wife Margaret Burges Brake and their five children, and a picture of the farmhouse (now gone) they lived in on NC Highway 43 near Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Gift of Betty Brake.
Gift of Margaret Frances Brake
Gift of Betty Brake
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Brake Family Papers (#1347), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA