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Johns Hopkins University

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Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Hopkins Family collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0078
Abstract

Johns Hopkins (1795-1873) was a highly successful Baltimore merchant and philanthropist. He left much of his wealth to found a university and hospital in Baltimore. This collection contains manuscripts, photographs and printed material by or about Johns Hopkins and his ancestors, 1743-2005.

Dates: 1714 - 2005

Johns Hopkins University Maryland ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0673
Abstract

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).

Dates: 1818-2015

Keyser family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0082
Abstract

Papers produced and collected by the Keyser family of Baltimore, Maryland. The Keysers accumulated wealth in the 19th and 20th centuries through mercantile businesses, inheritance, and a variety of industries, including the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, copper and iron works, and investments in land and real estate. They used some of this wealth to finance Baltimore’s public and private institutions, including Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: approximately 1784-1985; Majority of material found within 1870s-1950s

Margaret Donaldson Boehm papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0044-a
Abstract Margaret Donaldson Boehm was born in Baltimore, MD in 1894. She attended Roland Park Country School and later The Johns Hopkins University where she was a student of Arthur O. Lovejoy, professor of Philosophy. The collection consists of 47 diaries (1910-1956) of Margaret Donaldson Boehm; one diary (1883) of her father, G. Herbert Boehm; letters (1928-1951) of Henry Woodd Nevinson and his wife, Evelyn Sharp; and a copy of Miss Boehm's master's essay (1925), "The Conception of Pride in 17th...
Dates: 1883-1956

Sidney Lanier papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0007
Abstract

Sidney Clopton Lanier (1842-1881) was a Confederate soldier, musician, poet and author who lectured in English Literature at Johns Hopkins University and played flute in the Peabody Orchestra. The collection consists of correspondence, prose, poetry, lecture and music manuscripts, photographs, memorial information, newspaper clippings, and other materials.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1857-1950; 1850s-2009

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  • Subject: Maryland X
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Maryland--Baltimore 4
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Diaries 3
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correspondence 3
letters (correspondence) 3
photographs 3
Philanthropists 2
United States 2
Women 2
clippings (information artifacts) 2
diaries 2
manuscripts (documents) 2
memoirs 2
photographic prints 2
poems 2
programs (documents) 2
reminiscences 2
American Civil War (1861-1865) 1
American diaries 1
Apprentices 1
Authors, English 1
Autographs 1
Baltimore sun 1
Businessmen 1
Charities 1
Children's literature, American 1
College students 1
Communication 1
Copper industry and trade 1
Correspondence 1
Educators 1
Florida 1
Flute players 1
Genealogy 1
Georgia 1
Housekeeping 1
Intellectual life 1
Iron industry and trade 1
Johns Hopkins University 1
Journalism 1
Layout (Printing) 1
League of Nations 1
Legal documents 1
Letters 1
Marriage 1
Merchants 1
Musicians 1
Musicians as authors 1
Poets, American 1
Printed ephemera 1
Prisons 1
Television stations 1
Texas 1
Theatrical productions 1
United States--Confederate States of America 1
Universities and colleges 1
Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name) 1
Wills 1
World War (1939-1945) 1
account books 1
advertisements 1
albums (books) 1
appointment books 1
autograph albums 1
broadsides (notices) 1
business cards 1
calendars 1
cartes-de-visite (card photographs) 1
communication (function) 1
copies (documents) 1
deeds 1
ephemera (general object genre) 1
financial records 1
fliers (printed matter) 1
indictments 1
invitations 1
lecture notes 1
lectures 1
ledgers (account books) 1
legal documents 1
letter books 1
lithographs 1
maps (documents) 1
memorabilia 1
notebooks 1
paperwork (visual works) 1
photograph albums 1
promotional materials 1
receipts (financial records) 1
scores (documents for music) 1
signatures (names) 1
television scripts 1
trade cards (advertising) 1
transcriptions (documents) 1
videocassettes 1
wills 1
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