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Anna Berkley Stevenson copybook of poems

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0439
Abstract

Collection consists of a volume of poems, hand copied by Anna Berkley Stevenson (born in 1869 in Maryland). Includes three poems clipped from newspapers dating from approximately the 1890s to 1903.

Dates: 1890s-1903

Anna Melissa Graves papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0633
Abstract

Anna Melissa Graves (born 1875) was a writer, teacher, and activist with the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. This collection consists of typed and hand-written letters, broadsides, and publications dating from 1922-1968.

Dates: 1922-1968

Anne Tyler inscribed print of self-portrait and letters

 Collection — Box: BW-11, Folder: 25
Identifier: MS-0550
Abstract

The collection includes author Anne Tyler's personally inscribed self-portrait, primarily typewritten letters, a typed draft of her essay "Miss Cone, Miss Cone, Thank You, Thank You," and a few other manuscript items. The collection spans from 1980 to 1985 and 1996 to 1998.

Dates: 1996 - 1998; 1980-1985

Annie Wentz collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0356
Abstract

The collection spans the years 1900-1938 and is formed by items with some references to theatrical and artistic events of the period.

Dates: 1900-1938

Anthony Eikenbary illustration: "Support Gay Power. Bring Out A Cop"

 Collection — Box: BW-16, Folder: 4
Identifier: MS-0879
Abstract

Original artwork created by Anthony Eikenbary in approximately 1970 for Gay Power, considered New York's first gay newspaper.

Dates: approximately 1970

Anthony Hecht papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0775
Abstract

Anthony Hecht (1923-2004), one of the leading poets of his generation, is most well-known for his anthology The Hard Hours (1967), generally seen as his break-through volume. Hecht's small holding of papers, separated from his donated book collection, includes handwritten and typewritten correspondence, as well as clippings, programs, and other forms of ephemera. The materials range from 1982 to 2005, the later years of Hecht's literary career.

Dates: 1982 - 2005

Anthony Trollope collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0697
Abstract

Anthony Trollope (1815–1882) was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. This collection includes materials related to Anthony Trollope, including pamphlets about Trollope and an item from the Trollope Society. Of particular interest is a February 16, 1862 letter written by Trollope to A.N. Zevely (?) of Baltimore. The collection spans 1862 to the mid-20th century.

Dates: 1862-mid-20th century

Antonio Magliabechi letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0335
Abstract

The collection consists of one hand-written letter of Florentine bibliophile, Antonio Magliabechi. The letter is written in Italian and bound into a volume along with a typescript English translation. Also in the volume is a copy of D'Israeli's biographical description of Magliabecchi from Curiosities of Literature. The letter was written August 24, 1697 to author, Giovanni Giustino Ciampini (1633-1698).

Dates: 1697

Applied Physics Laboratory VT Fuze poster

 Collection — Box: BW-4, Folder: 3
Identifier: MS-0974
Content Description

Poster diagram of the VT Fuze developed by the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, signed by the researchers who worked on the project. Signatures include Merle Tuve and Vannemar Bush. Signatures are not original to this item; it appears to be a copy of the original, printed on cardboard.

Dates: 1945 September

Archaeological Institute of America, Baltimore Society records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-15-070
Abstract The Archaeological Institute of America, Baltimore Society was the first established, local chapter of the Archaeological Institute of America. The Baltimore Society was officially formed in 1888 by faculty of The Johns Hopkins University and other Baltimoreans who shared a scholarly interest in antiquities and classical studies. Though officially formed in 1888, minutes of the organization show that in 1886, an early iteration of the group was known as the Archaeological Society of The...
Dates: 1885-1939, 1982-1985; Majority of material found within 1915 - 1935

"Are the Mental Capacities of the Sex Equal?"

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0559
Abstract

A short document on the topic of gender equality.

Dates: 1890 November 16

Argentinian police badges

 Collection — Box: BW-1, Folder: 6
Identifier: MS-0983
Scope and Contents These two badges have the same design of a laurel wreath topped with a heraldic sun surrounding an image of two clasped hands holding a pike topped with a Phrygian (or liberty) cap. One badge is gold in color and the other is silver. Both have fastenings on the reverse for sewing onto clothing. The coat of arms of Argentina was originally designed in 1813, and it uses imagery popularized during the French Revolution, such as the Phrygian cap on a pike, which was included in the symbol of the...
Dates: undated

Artemus Chapel diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0931
Abstract

This collection contains two diaries dating from 1864-1865 which belonged to Artemus Chapel, who was a surgeon for the Union Army during the American Civil War. The diaries describe the medical treatment and management of Union soldiers and Confederate prisoners-of-war, mostly during his time serving under the 3rd Army Corps as Medical Director, during which he was Chief Surgeon at the West’s Building Hospital in Baltimore.

Dates: 1864-1865

Arthur du Cros letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0289
Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a letter written to The Johns Hopkins University by the English author, Sir Arthur du Cros, saying that a copy of his book, Wheels of Fortune, has been sent to be added to the library.

Dates: 1940

Arthur F. Davidsen papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0624
Abstract Arthur F. Davidsen was a professor of physics and astronomy at Johns Hopkins University and a member of the principal professional staff of the university's Applied Physics Laboratory. His primary research interests included high-energy astrophysics and cosmology, in particular the study of galaxies, quasars, and the intergalactic medium through ultraviolet spectroscopy with space-borne telescopes. This collection of papers represents the professional scientific career of Arthur...
Dates: 1950-2001

Arthur L. Corrigan letter

 Collection — Box: BW-13
Identifier: MS-0273
Abstract

Collection consists of a letter from Arthur L. Corrigan (December 14, 1901) to "My Lord Cardinal." It is a request for money after a theft in London.

Dates: 1901 December 14

Arthur Oncken Lovejoy papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0038
Abstract Arthur Oncken Lovejoy (October 10, 1873 – December 30, 1962) was an American philosopher and intellectual historian, who founded the discipline known as the history of ideas with his book The Great Chain of Being (1936). The papers of Arthur O. Lovejoy span the years 1872 to 1963 and include correspondence, manuscript notes for lectures, notebooks, diaries, newspaper clippings, reports, speeches, photographs, drafts, typescripts, galley proofs, and books owned and...
Dates: 1872-1963; 1872 - 1963

Arthur W. Tyler papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0420
Abstract

Arthur W. Tyler was born March 14, 1842 in Pittsfield, Illinois. This collection spans the years 1861-1896 and consists of subject files and correspondence. The majority of the records in the collection deal with Tyler's career as a librarian.

Dates: 1861-1896

Articles by Walter Littlefield relating to the Dreyfus Affair

 Collection — Box: BW-2, Folder: 11
Identifier: MS-0821
Abstract

This collection includes two disbound articles by Walter Littlefield regarding the Dreyfus Affair, published in Munsey's Magazine between 1898 and 1929. Walter Littefield, 1867-1948, was an American author and journalist.

Dates: approximately 1898-1929

Associate Dean of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-03-005
Scope and Content Note This record group, spanning the years 1949 to 1985, consists principally of the records of two Deans of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies: Michael K. Hooker, who served from 1978 to 1982, and Lucien M. Brush, who served from 1982 until the office was abolished in 1985. The record group is divided into two series: (1) Academic Records; and (2) Student Services Records. The first series consists primarily of memoranda, correspondence and meeting agendas, relating to the deans' major...
Dates: 1949-1985

Associated Press photographs of Great Strike Wave

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0721
Abstract The Associated Press (AP) is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York City. The AP, as well as other news organizations covered the Great Strike Wave of 1945-1946, a series of massive post-war labor strikes spanning numerous industries and public utilities. The collection includes twenty-five original Associated Press black-and-white photographs. They are 7x9" photographic prints on glossy paper, with printed captions included on the back of most of the...
Dates: 1945 - 1946

Association of American Universities records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0197
Scope and Contents This collection represents the extant records of the AAU since its inception. Due to the decentralized nature of the organization in its early years, documentation of the early years is sparse. It is possible that the personal papers of the early AAU secretaries or the archives of their universities might have more of the early AAU records. The records (1900-82) consist of correspondence, membership files, committee minutes and reports, annual conference materials, and general...
Dates: 1900-1982

Assyrische Grammatik course notes

 Collection — Box: BW-11
Identifier: MS-0517
Abstract

Hermann Hugo Paul Haupt, a Semitic scholar and one of the pioneers of Assyriology in the United States, was born in 1858, in Gorlitz, Germany. This collection consists of one volume of handwritten course notes made during Haupt's summer studies in 1877.

Dates: 1877

August Marbes papers

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0430
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of two notebooks containing Marbes' translation into German of Oliver Goldsmith's play, The Good-hearted Man. Marbes made the translation in 1872 while a student at the Fredric Noelle Trade School in Osnabruck, Germany.

Dates: 1872

August Mencken letters to James H. Bready

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0700
Abstract August Mencken was an American civil engineer and author. He was the younger brother of Henry Louis Mencken, and the son of cigar magnate August Mencken, Sr. James Hall Bready was a Baltimore Evening Sun editorial writer for more than three decades and originator of the "Books and Authors" column that was published in The Baltimore Sun for nearly 50 years. This collection consists of 11 letters from August Mencken to James Bready, a columnist at The...
Dates: 1952-1961

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Johns Hopkins University 167
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 20
Johns Hopkins University. Department of History 17
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 17
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Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927 13
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 13
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 12
Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 12
Ames, Joseph Sweetman, 1864-1943 11
Frary, Richard, 1947- 11
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 11
Johns Hopkins University. Department of English 11
Haupt, Paul, 1858-1926 9
Rowland, Henry Augustus, 1848-1901 9
Boas, George, 1891-1980 8
Goodnow, Frank J., 1859-1939 8
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Philosophy 8
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 8
Malone, Kemp, 1889-1971 8
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 8
French, John Calvin, 1875- 7
Lattimore, Owen, 1900-1989 7
Roosevelt, Théodore, 1858-1919 7
Scharf, J. Thomas (John Thomas), 1843-1898 7
School of Arts and Sciences. Department of Chemistry 7
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 6
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947 6
Hollander , Jacob H. (Jacob Harry), 1871-1940 6
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 6
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Classics 6
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Physics 6
Johns Hopkins University. School of Engineering 6
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 6
School of Advanced International Studies 6
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Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 6
Welch, William Henry, 1850-1934 6
Adams, Herbert Baxter, 1850-1901 5
Albright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971 5
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 5
Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943 5
Barth, John, 1930- 5
Brooks, William Keith, 1848-1908 5
Clark, William Bullock, 1860-1917 5
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 5
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 5
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 5
Eisenhower, Milton Stover, 1899-1985 5
Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926 5
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 5
Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940 5
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 5
Grauer, Neil A. 5
Havens, Raymond Dexter, 1880-1954 5
Jameson, J. Franklin (John Franklin), 1859-1937 5
Jennings, H. S. (Herbert Spencer), 1868-1947 5
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Geology 5
Johns Hopkins University. Department of German 5
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Political Economy 5
Kelvin, William Thomson, Baron, 1824-1907 5
Lane, Frederic C. (Frederic Chapin), 1900-1984 5
Latané, John Holladay, 1869-1932 5
Mabie, Hamilton Wright, 1846-1916 5
Macksey, Richard, 1931-2019 5
Painter, Sidney, 1902-1960 5
Pritchett, Henry S. (Henry Smith), 1857-1939 5
Robinson, David M. (David Moore), 1880-1958 5
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Francis Delano), 1882-1945 5
Shaw, Albert, 1857-1947 5
Willard, Daniel, 1861-1942 5
Willoughby, Westel Woodbury, 1867-1945 5
Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916 4
Associated Press 4
Baker, Newton Diehl, 1871-1937 4
Birney, William, 1819-1907 4
Bloomfield, Maurice, 1855-1928 4
Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893 4
Bronk, Detlev W. (Detlev Wulf), 1897-1975‏ 4
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 4
Buckler, W.H. (William Hepburn), 1867-1952 4
Carroll, Charles, 1737-1832 4
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956 4
Dreyfus, Alfred, 1859-1935 4
Elliott, A. Marshall, 1844-1910 4
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 4
Fabian, Franklin, 1853-1939 4
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 4
Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 4
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 4
Goethe , Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 4
Greenlaw, Edwin, 1874-1931 4
Hall, G. Stanley (Granville Stanley), 1844-1924 4
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 4
Homewood House Museum (Johns Hopkins University) 4
James, Edmund J. (Edmund Janes), 1855-1925 4
Johns Hopkins University. Oriental Seminary 4
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 4
Lanier, Henry Wysham, 1873- 4
Low, Seth, 1850-1916 4
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