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Sibley Hall

A memorial in honor of Clifton Beckwith Brown, the first Cornellian to die in battle (in the battle of San Juan Hill, 1898), was created in 1900 when a large bronze bas relief was created, it now stands on the east wall of the Hartell Gallery in Sibley Dome. Cornell Alumni Magazine recently published an article about Brown and the plaque.

The plaque is just inside the south facing entrance on the east end of Sibley. Go straight down the hall toward the back and you’ll find this plaque on the left.

There is a second memorial to Clifton Beckwith Brown at his former Fraternity, Delta Kappa Epsilon.