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Johns Hopkins University collection on Edgar Allan Poe

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0200
Abstract

Edgar Allan Poe (January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American writer, editor, and literary critic. Collection contains only secondary material on Poe, including newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, pamphlets, articles, prints, photographs and writings relating to the life of Edgar Allan Poe dating from 1875-1985.

Dates: 1875-1985

Johns Hopkins University collection on John Quincy Adams

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0218
Abstract

John Quincy Adams (1767 – 1848) was an American statesman who served as a diplomat, United States Senator, member of the House of Representatives, and was the sixth President of the United States from 1825 to 1829. This artificial collection consists of two holographic letters, one of John Quincy Adams and one of Charles Carroll of Carrollton, and a holographic toast, "Ebony and Topaz", by John Quincy Adams.

Dates: 1827

Johns Hopkins University Gas Engineering Lab etching

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0712
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1939 - 1939

Johns Hopkins University General Assembly records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-04-013
Scope and Contents The Records of the General Assembly date from 1950 through 1984, although few records exist prior to 1971. Arranged in one series, the first two folders contain information on the creation of the General Assembly; the remainder of the records consist of minutes, agendas and supporting papers. The supporting papers generally consist of correspondence, reports and memoranda, serving to illustrate the types of problems the Assembly considered and its relation with other governing boards,...
Dates: 1950-1984

Johns Hopkins University graphic and pictorial collection

 Collection
Identifier: COLL-0002
Abstract

The Johns Hopkins University graphic and pictorial collection consists of over 15,000 images in the form of photographs, lantern slides, and negatives of individuals, events, and places associated with the entire history of Johns Hopkins University from the 1790s to 2015, whith the bulk of the collection dating from the 1870s to the 1980s.

Dates: 1790s-2000s; Majority of material found within 1870s-1980s

Johns Hopkins University Josephine Jacobsen collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0561
Abstract

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 Langston Hughes collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0799
Abstract

This is an artificially assembled collection of printed manuscript materials selected by the curators of Special Collections, centered on the musical, theatrical, and public speaking careers of Langston Hughes. Hughes was an American poet, novelist, playwright, columnist, social thinker and activist, and leading figure in New York City's Harlem Renaissance. The collection spans from 1927 to 1999, with the bulk of it dating from 1936 to 1967.

Dates: 1927-1999; Majority of material found within 1936-1967

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

Johns Hopkins University oral history collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0404
Abstract

This is an artificially assembled collection of oral histories recorded with administration, faculty, staff, alumni, students, and other Johns Hopkins University affiliates, 1999-2004 and 2014-present. The early oral history interviews were faciliated by Mame Warren starting 1999, and as of 2014 by Hopkins Retrospective.

Dates: 1999 - 2023

Johns Hopkins University Paul Robeson collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0674
Abstract Born on April 9, 1898, in Princeton, New Jersey, Paul Robeson went on to become a stellar athlete, civil rights activist, and an immensely popular singer and actor, known for his stage and film performances in The Emperor Jones and Show Boat. The collection contains ephemera documenting Robeson's career from 1924 to 1973, including: programs, souvenir books on his life story, magazines, playbills, photographs (black-and-white movie stills),...
Dates: 1924-1978

Johns Hopkins University Philological Association records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-15-010
Abstract On May 31, 1877, at the behest of President Daniel Coit Gilman, Basil Gildersleeve, the first full professor of the Johns Hopkins University, organized the Johns Hopkins Philological Association, for the purpose of "that mutual and informal interchange of opinion ... which is so confessedly essential to the development of the true scholar." The records of the Johns Hopkins Philological Association consist of five bound volumes documenting early seminars and meetings of the department, as...
Dates: 1877-1995

Johns Hopkins University Printed Ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0478
Abstract

This is an artificial collection of printed ephemera purchased since 2004.

Dates: approximately 1800s-1950s

Johns Hopkins University publications collection

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-10-030
Abstract Until 1969, there was no central office for coordinating University publications. These materials are actually an artificial collection rather than a group of records generated by a single University office. The collection consists of both serial and occasional publications of the University. The former include Circulars, Registers, Annual Reports of the President, Directories, Student Directories, The Freshman Record, and Phonebooks. The occasional publications include a wide variety of...
Dates: 1876-1997

Johns Hopkins University Robert Pirosh collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0747
Abstract Robert Pirosh (1910-1989) was an American film and television screenwriter, director, and producer. The holding contains materials relating to, owned, or created by Robert Pirosh. The collection is composed of primarily leather bound typewritten screenplays, which were Pirosh's presentation volumes of his scripts from movie productions he was involved in. The rest of the collection includes film stills, candid photographs, photographic negatives, and a press book relating to his films. The...
Dates: 1937 - 1967

Johns Hopkins University Sacco-Vanzetti collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0365
Abstract

Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were Italian-born US anarchists who were convicted of murdering a guard and a paymaster during an armed robbery on April 15, 1920, in South Braintree, Massachusetts. The collection consists of four pamphlets published in 1927 by defense committees organized on behalf of the two accused men.

Dates: 1927

Johns Hopkins University School of Education Office of Admissions publications

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-05-003
Abstract

This collection spans the history of a number of inter-related educational institutions at Johns Hopkins University. This collection consists of information, publications, and mailings from the Office of Admissions dating from 1953-2005 (bulk 1988-2005). Examples include brochures, course catalogs, course shedules, newsletters, invitations, and fact sheets.

Dates: 1953-2005 ; Majority of material found within Bulk 1988-2005

Johns Hopkins University television programs collection

 Collection
Identifier: COLL-0008
Abstract

Johns Hopkins University produced four educational television series between 1948 and 1960: The Johns Hopkins Science Review, Tomorrow, Tomorrow's Careers, and Johns Hopkins File 7. This collection consists of videocassette (VHS) copies of kinescopes of those television programs produced dating from 1948 to 1960.

Dates: 1948-1960

Johns Hopkins University Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Celebration records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-17-010
Abstract

Planning for the celebration commemorating the twenty fifth anniversary began on January 6, 1900 when the Academic Council recommended that the Board of Trustees appoint a date for the anniversary celebration. The records of the Twenty Fifth Anniversary Celebration range in date from January 1900 to February 1902. The collection documents quite completely the activities planned for the Celebration, including Daniel Coit Gilman's farewell address and Ira Remsen's inaugural speech.

Dates: 1900 January-1902 February

Johns Hopkins University women's suffrage collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0857
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0545
Abstract

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

Johns Hopkins University zine collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0587
Abstract

A zine is most commonly a small circulation self-published work of original or appropriated texts and images usually reproduced via photocopier. This collection of zines was assembled by curators within Special Collections and were printed between 2007 to 2013.

Dates: 1990 - 2013; Majority of material found within 2007 - 2013

Jon Park O'Donnell student papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0390
Abstract

Jon Park O'Donnell (born 1931) was an alumnus of The Johns Hopkins University. The collection consists of student papers dating from 1956 from O'Donnell's graduate work with Johns Hopkins professor William Foxwell Albright (1891-1971).

Dates: 1956

Joseph Trueman Thompson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0114
Abstract

Joseph Trueman Thompson (1891-1977 )was a professor of civil engineering at Johns Hopkins University. The collection consists largely of Joseph Trueman Thompson's written reminiscence of his career at the Johns Hopkins University; the materials span 1912-1976.

Dates: 1912-1976

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

Larzer Ziff papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0639
Abstract

Professor Larzer Ziff became the Caroline Donovan Professor of English at Johns Hopkins University in 1981. He served as chair of the Department of English from 1991 to 1995. This collection consists of the professional and teaching files of Larzer Ziff from the 1960s to 2008. The collection primarily includes course materials, conference papers, and his writings, both published and unpublished.

Dates: 1960s-2008

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Names
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 8
Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927 7
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 6
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 5
Ames, Joseph Sweetman, 1864-1943 4
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Goodnow, Frank J., 1859-1939 4
Grauer, Neil A. 4
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 4
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 4
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947 3
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 3
French, John Calvin, 1875- 3
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 3
Gordon, Lincoln 3
Johns Hopkins University. Department of History 3
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 3
Muller, Steven, 1927-2013 3
Office of the President 3
Osler, William, Sir, 1849-1919 3
Warren, Mame, 1950- 3
White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918 3
Adams, Henry C. (Henry Carter), 1851-1921 2
Adams, Henry, 1838-1918 2
Adams, Herbert Baxter, 1850-1901 2
Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943 2
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell), 1820-1906 2
Baker, Russell, 1925-2019 2
Bonnell, Barbara 2
Bronk, Detlev W. (Detlev Wulf), 1897-1975‏ 2
Brooks, William Keith, 1848-1908 2
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 2
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 2
Bryce, James Bryce, Viscount, 1838-1922 2
Carroll, Charles, 1737-1832 2
Carson, Ben 2
Crenson, Matthew A., 1943- 2
Doll, Joseph, 1747-1819 2
Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926 2
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 2
Farber, Mindy, 1954- 2
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 2
Freeman, Walker Burford, 1843-1935 2
Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 2
Goodnow, Frank J. (Frank Johnson), 1859-1939 2
Grauer, Albert Lee, 1886-1946 2
Hall, G. Stanley (Granville Stanley), 1844-1924 2
Hart, Albert Bushnell, 1854-1943 2
Havens, Raymond Dexter, 1880-1954 2
Hollander , Jacob H. (Jacob Harry), 1871-1940 2
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 2
Homewood House Museum (Johns Hopkins University) 2
Hopkins, Johns, 1795-1873 2
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 2
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 2
Jameson, J. Franklin (John Franklin), 1859-1937 2
Johns Hopkins Hospital 2
Johns Hopkins University. Alumni Association 2
Johns Hopkins University. Ferdinand Hamburger, Jr. Archives 2
Johns Hopkins University. Oriental Seminary 2
Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 2
Johns Hopkins University. School of Engineering 2
Johns Hopkins University. Sheridan Libraries 2
Kelvin, William Thomson, Baron, 1824-1907 2
Keyser, R. Brent, 1859-1927 2
Knight, Franklin W. 2
Lanier, Clifford Anderson, 1844-1908 2
Lanier, Mary Day 2
Library. University Archives 2
Locklin, Wilbert E., 1920-2006 2
Lounsbury, Thomas R., 1838-1915 2
Low, Seth, 1850-1916 2
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 2
Mabie, Hamilton Wright, 1846-1916 2
Martin, H. Newell (Henry Newell), 1848-1896 2
Miller, Charles William Emil, 1863-1934 2
Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 2
Office of the Board of Trustees 2
Office of the Provost 2
Offit, Sidney, 1928- 2
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903 2
Peabody, George, 1795-1869 2
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 2
Reed, Lowell J.‏ (Lowell Jacob), 1886-‏ 2
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 2
Richardson, William C. 2
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Francis Delano), 1882-1945 2
Roosevelt, Théodore, 1858-1919 2
School of Advanced International Studies. Office of Admissions 2
School of Arts and Sciences. Department of Chemistry 2
Seager, Henry R. (Henry Rogers), 1870-1930 2
Shaw, Albert, 1857-1947 2
Sheridan, R. Champlin, Jr. (Richard Champlin), 1930-2013 2
Watkins, Levi, Jr., 1944-2015 2
Willoughby, Westel Woodbury, 1867-1945 2
A. Hoen & Co. 1
Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916 1
Ackerman, Barbara 1
Ackerman, Jack (John R. ) 1
Adams, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1866-1954 1
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