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Maryland--Baltimore

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Subject Source: Fast

Found in 97 Collections and/or Records:

Johns Hopkins University Alumni College records

 Collection — Box 1: [31151030118909]
Identifier: RG-12-050
Overview The Alumni College was established by the Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association in approximately 1973, to provide alumni with travel learning opportunities, better known as "education vacations." The collection spans from 1970 to 1974.

Johns Hopkins University Band records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-14-100
Overview Originally a military band founded in 1921 by Conrad Gebelein, The Johns Hopkins University Band is the oldest and longest-running instrumental group on the Homewood campus. The records primarily include sheet music (with the handwriting of Conrad Gebelein) and publicity fliers, advertising the events of the band. The materials span 1960 to 2014.

Johns Hopkins University Billie Holiday collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0826
Overview The Johns Hopkins University Billie Holiday collection is an artificially assembled collection with manuscript material chosen by the curators of Special Collections, dating from approximately 1949 to 1993. The collection features eight items related to the life, career, and death of jazz singer Billie Holiday, 1915-1959. Holiday, or "Lady Day," was known for her disctinct vocal delivery and had a profound influence on jazz and blues music.

Johns Hopkins University collection of Maryland African American history and culture

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0846
Overview The Johns Hopkins University collection of Maryland African American history and culture is an artificially assembled collection which spans from the 18th to the 20th century. The collection consists of materials selected by the curators of Special Collections.

Johns Hopkins University facilities management records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-09-010
Overview Johns Hopkins Facilities & Real Estate (JHFRE) provides full support services for the Johns Hopkins Homewood campus, as well as planning, design, construction, and property management for other Hopkins campuses. These records primarily include files of real estate purchases, renovations, reports, and letters, while another bulk of the records includes the files of the creation of the Shriver Hall Murals. The records range from 1937 to 1971.

Johns Hopkins University Furniture Press chapbooks collection

 Collection — Box 1: [31151030118958]
Identifier: MS-0724
Overview Furniture Press Books is a Baltimore-area publisher of handprinted chap/books, pamphlets and zines, as well as full-length books and collections. This collection contains chapbooks published by Furniture Press, from circa 2004 to 2013.

Johns Hopkins University Gas Engineering Lab etching

 Collection — Box 1: [31151030134492]
Identifier: MS-0712
Overview Copied from information provided by donor: Etching made by Susan Walton Kemp (1918 - 2002) for her fiance Joseph Burnham Gray (1915-1998) who was a chemical engineering graduate student at Johns Hopkins, completing his PhD in June 1941. Although he did not invent Lyrica (spandex), he helped develop the mixing process for it while working for DuPont.

Processing note: The Gas Engineering Building later became the office of the Johns Hopkins University News-letter.

Johns Hopkins University Maryland ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0673
Overview This is an artificially-assembled collection with manuscript items selected by curators in Special Collections. This collection contains diaries, postcards, letters, and other material related to history and life in Maryland, 1818-2015 (Bulk: 1818-1957).

Johns Hopkins University Printed Ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0478
Overview This is an artificial collection of printed ephemera purchased since 2004.

Kent D. Currie papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0556
Overview Kent D. Currie was an expert of printing and typography who lived in Baltimore, Maryland. The bulk of the collection is formed by Currie's collection of type samples. It includes brochures from Europe, in particular Holland and United States, with a significant attention to Baltimorean type designers. Noteworthy is also Currie's correspondence. The papers span the 1920s to 1950s.