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Contains 38 Results:

Lloyd Mifflin materials

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0248
Abstract

Lloyd Mifflin (1846- 1921) was an American poet and photographer. Collection consists of two letters, four photographs and one manuscript sonnet sent to American philologist and Johns Hopkins professor, James Wilson Bright between 1892 and 1910.

Dates: 1892-1910

Bill of sale for Francis, an enslaved woman, by J. C. Bledsoe

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0250
Abstract

Collection consists of a handwritten bill of sale for Francis, an enslaved woman, dated October 10, 1859.

Dates: 1859 October 10

Nora Barlow papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0244
Abstract

Nora Barlow (1885–1989) was the granddaughter of the British naturalist Charles Darwin and a scholar of his work. Collection consists of one letter of Nora Barlow to Johns Hopkins University professor, Maurice Mandelbaum, written January 25, 1959, and one reprint of Mandelbaum's article, "Darwin's Religious Views," published in 1958.

Dates: 1958; 1959 January 25

P. G. T. Beauregard letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0245
Abstract

G.T. Beauregard (1818 – 1893) was a Confederate general during the American Civil War. Collection consists of one letter, dated November 5, 1873, written to Maryland historian J. Thomas Scharf. Beauregard describes the participation of Maryland troops in the battle of Manassas (also known as the Battle of the 1st Bull Run).

Dates: 1873 November 5

William Thomson, Lord Kelvin materials

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0247
Abstract

William Thomson, Lord Kelvin (1824-1907) was a British mathematician and physicist. Collection consists of four letters of Thomson, ranging in date from 1878 to 1899, to Henry Dyer. Also in the collection are invoices and correspondence relating to the publication in 1904 of Thomson's lectures at the Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: 1878-1899, 1904

Betty Adler collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0237
Abstract

Collection consists of 10 items of Maryland author, Betty Adler (1918-1973). Included are two letters, a literary map of Baltimore (MD) and several clippings from "The Baltimore Sun" (March 11-21, 1973).

Dates: 1970-1973

Emile Bailey letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0238
Abstract

Collection consists of two letters written (August 23, 1861 and October 28, 1861) to Johnny Wilde in Selma, Alabama from Emile Bailey in Wilmington, North Carolina at the outbreak of the American Civil War.

Dates: 1861

Bombs and Bayonets in Wuhu

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0239
Scope and Content Note

Collection consists of a carbon typescript in the form of a letter, dated January 14, 1938. It describes aerial attacks and subsequent invasion of Wuhu, China by the Japanese army in December 1937.

Dates: 1938 January 14

Benedict Arnold forgery

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0240
Abstract

Benedict Arnold (1741 – 1801) was a general during the American Revolutionary War, who fought for the American Continental Army, and later defected to the British Army. The collection consists of a forgery of a note from Arnold ([1780]) as well as later correspondence debating its authenticity from 1942 and 1951.

Dates: [1780], 1942, 1951

Authors Junto constitution

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0241
Abstract

Authors Junto was a group formed for the purpose of improving the skill of composition. Members were allowed to assume the names of American Revolutionary figures. Collection consists of an undated, printed, signed constitution for the association calling itself, "Authors Junto."

Dates: undated