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Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Johns Hopkins University African American real photo postcard collection

Identifier: MS-0583

This is an artificially assembled collection of approximately 1018 real photo postcards portraying African-Americans, dating from approximately 1905 to approximately 1946. Each postcard is approximately 3½ by 5½ inches with a black-and-white photograph on one side and a postcard format on the reverse. The collection was left in original order and is organized by subjects or subject matter.

Dates: Approximately 1905-1946

Johns Hopkins University alumni collection

Identifier: MS-0683

This collection includes donations from Johns Hopkins University alumni that document student life, frequently reflecting the donor's personal experience as a student at Johns Hopkins University. The collection includes photographs, letters, student notes, and other material. The collection spans the 19th and 20th centuries.

Dates: 1840-1994

Johns Hopkins University collection of Black Americana materials

Identifier: MS-0844

The Johns Hopkins University collection of Black Americana materials spans from approximately 1870 to the 1950s. It is an artificially assembled collection of materials purchased and selected by the curators of Special Collections. The collection primarily consists of postcards, broadsides, and other printed ephemera that depict African American people in ways that are often racist and caricatured.

Dates: approximately 1870-1950s

Johns Hopkins University collection of white supremacist and anti-integration materials

Identifier: MS-0849

The Johns Hopkins University collection of white supremacist and anti-integartion materials is an artificial collection which spans from the 18th to the 21st century. The collection consists of broadsides, postcards, and other printed ephemera created by proponents of white supremacy, anti-integration, and racist ideologies.

Dates: 1795-2007

Johns Hopkins University Josephine Jacobsen collection

Identifier: MS-0561

Josephine Jacobsen was a poet, short story writer, and literary critic. She was educated by private tutors at Roland Park Country School and graduated in 1926. Jacobsen's papers include drafts of her works, correspondence, photographs, and other materials. They range from the 1920s to 1982.

Dates: 1920s-1982

Johns Hopkins University Russian postcards collection

Identifier: MS-0690

This is an artifically assembled collection of Russian-made postcards, with materials selected by the curators of Special Collections. The postcards date from approximately 1900 to the 1930s.

Dates: approximately 1900-1930s

Johns Hopkins University women's suffrage collection

Identifier: MS-0857

The Johns Hopkins University women's suffrage collection documents the history of the women's suffrage movement both in the United States and abroad from 1879 to approximately 1970, with the bulk of the material dating from 1900 to 1920. It is an artificially assembled collection of materials selected by the curators of Special Collections.

Dates: 1879-approximately 1970s; Majority of material found within 1900-1920

Johns Hopkins University World's Fair collection

Identifier: MS-0545

This artificially-assembled collection consists of materials relating to international World's Fairs and Expositions, including photographs; postcards; written travelogues or personal accounts of the fairs; ephemera, including programs and printed souvenirs; lithographs and engravings; and physical objects. The materials date from the 1830s to the 1960s.

Dates: 1830s-1967

Lloyd Logan papers

Identifier: MS-0487

Lloyd Logan was a chimst and Johns Hopkins professor born in Nova Scotia in 1890. The collection consists of material relating to Lloyd Logan's days as a student at Johns Hopkins, his service in World War I, and his research and patents spanning 1918-1939.

Dates: 1917 - 1939

William H. McClain papers

Identifier: MS-0619
Abstract William H. McClain was born in Cleveland, OH in 1917 and died in 1994. McClain joined the Department of German at Johns Hopkins University in 1953 and retired in 1982, serving as Professor Emeritus until the end of his life. He served as chairman of the Department of German from 1972 to 1979, president of the local chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, and also chaired during its final years the Humanities Group (1968-70), the last instrument of interdepartmental self-government among the Hopkins...
Dates: 1950s-1994; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1994

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postcards 9
letters (correspondence) 5
photographs 4
Real photo postcards 3
broadsides (notices) 3
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clippings (information artifacts) 3
manuscripts (documents) 3
College students 2
College teachers 2
Pictorial works 2
Racism 2
United States 2
artifacts (object genre) 2
ephemera (general object genre) 2
greeting cards 2
notebooks 2
pamphlets 2
photograph albums 2
programs (documents) 2
scrapbooks 2
souvenirs 2
African Americans 1
African Americans--Collectibles 1
African Americans--Social life and customs 1
African Americans--Study and teaching 1
American literature 1
American poetry 1
Associations, institutions, etc.--Membership 1
Authors, American 1
Charities 1
Chemical engineering 1
Chemical engineers 1
Correspondence 1
Cosmetics 1
Course schedules 1
Exhibitions 1
Fairy tales 1
Folklore 1
France--Paris 1
Gas engineering 1
German teachers 1
Hate groups 1
Illinois--Chicago 1
Inventors 1
Letters 1
Maryland--Baltimore 1
New York (State)--New York 1
Oral interpretation of poetry 1
Personal narratives 1
Photographs 1
Printed ephemera 1
Russia 1
Schedules, School 1
Segregation in education 1
Students 1
Universities and colleges--Alumni and alumnae 1
Universities and colleges--Faculty 1
Valentines 1
Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name) 1
White supremacy movements 1
World War (1914-1918) 1
advertisements 1
ballots 1
board games (game sets) 1
booklets 1
brochures 1
card games (game sets) 1
caricatures 1
ceramic (material) 1
correspondence 1
diaries 1
die cutting 1
donation box 1
drafts (documents) 1
embroidery (visual works) 1
examinations (documents) 1
fans (costume accessories) 1
figurines 1
fliers (printed matter) 1
forms (documents) 1
gelatin silver prints 1
invitations 1
leaflets (printed works) 1
lecture notes 1
lectures 1
legal documents 1
lithographs 1
magazines (periodicals) 1
minutes (administrative records) 1
napkins (culinary textile) 1
newsletters 1
optical toys 1
patents 1
phonograph records 1
photographic prints 1
pins (jewelry) 1
playbills 1
pledge sheet 1
pledges 1
political cartoons 1
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