OBITUARY. CHARLES EDWIN BROWN, 1856-1900

1901 Minutes of the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers  
Obituary. was the first professor who sang a t a students' union gatheringthe occasion being the students' reception of Oliver Wendell Holmes. He had a fine and cultured taste for music ; was a strong supporter of the University Reid Concerts, with which, until recently, Sir Charles and Lady Hall6 were associated; and privately he did much to strengthen the School of Music, to cement it to the University, and to awaken and sustain interest in music as a feature of University life. Laid aside as
more » ... life. Laid aside as it seemed for a short space by a slight attack of his old rheumatic trouble, heart complications suddenly supervened,
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