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The John Barth collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0499
Abstract

The collection includes the papers of John Barth (born 1930), American novelist and short-story writer, who is best-known for his contributions to postmodern literature. The collection spans the years 1930 to 2014 and consists of manuscripts, typescripts, and galley proofs of Barth’s writings; correspondence; reviews; and other professional papers.

Dates: 1930 - 2014

Thomas family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0763
Abstract Included is a large group of letters and ephemera from the Thomas family, a family with deep Maryland roots known for its ancestors, politicians John Hanson and John Hanson Thomas. John Hanson (1715-1783) was the first elected President of the United States in Congress Assembled, the first to serve a one-year term under the provisions of the Articles of Confederation. Dr. John Hanson Thomas (1813-1881) was a renowned Maryland legislator arrested during the Civil War for voting for Secession,...
Dates: 1835 - 1976

William H. McClain papers

 Collection
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

William S. Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0668
Abstract William S. Wilson (1932-), born in Baltimore, 1932, was graduated with Honors in Philosophy of Science from the University of Virginia, then went on to Yale University where he received an M.A. and Ph.D. in English literature. He has received a National Endowment for the Arts art-writer’s grant and Warhol Foundation Grant, 2012, for a book about the life and art of Ray Johnson. Wilson's mother was May Wilson (1905-1986), pioneer of the feminist and mail art movement, best known for her...
Dates: 1963 - 2009

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Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 3
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 2
Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 2
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 2
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Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 2
Singleton, Charles S. (Charles Southward), 1909-1985 2
Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916 1
Adams, John Quincy , 1767-1848 1
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 1
Albright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971 1
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
Alighieri, Dante, 1265-1321 1
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 1
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 1
Ames, Joseph Sweetman, 1864-1943 1
Armstrong, S. C. (Samuel Chapman), 1839-1893 1
Arnold, Matthew, 1822-1888 1
Aylett, Judith Page Waller, 1804-1860 1
Baker, Carlos, 1909-1987 1
Baker, Henry S. 1
Barth, John, 1930- 1
Barth, Shelly 1
Bate, Walter Jackson, 1918-1999 1
Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956 1
Benét, Stephen Vincent, 1898-1943 1
Benét, William Rose, 1886-1950 1
Benoît-Smullyan, Mary Louise, 1914- 1
Benson, E. F. (Edward Frederic), 1867-1940 1
Bessman, Maurice J., 1928- 1
Bishop, Henry R. (Henry Rowley), 1786-1855 1
Bloomfield, Maurice, 1855-1928 1
Boas, George, 1891-1980 1
Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375 1
Bowra, C. M. (Cecil Maurice), 1898-1971 1
Brown, William, Sir, 1784-1864 1
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 1
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 1
Burke, Edmund, 1729-1797‏ 1
Calderone, Mary Steichen, 1904-1998 1
Cambridge University Press 1
Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961 1
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 1
Cattell, James McKeen, 1860-1944 1
Centennial Celebration 1
Charles Scribner's Sons 1
Chew, Samuel C. (Samuel Claggett), 1888-1960 1
Clark, William Bullock, 1860-1917 1
Clarkson, Thomas, 1760-1846 1
Cleveland, E. E. (Edward Earl), 1921- 1
Coindreau, Maurice Edgar 1
Collitz, Hermann, 1855-1935 1
Collitz, Klara Hechtenberg, 1863-1944 1
Colum, Padraic, 1881-1972 1
Comstock, George C. (George Cary), 1855-1934 1
Conference for the Study of Political Thought 1
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 1
Coolidge, Susan, 1835-1905 1
Cox, Richard Threlkeld, 1898-1991 1
Crooks, Esther J. (Esther Josephine), 1885- 1
Cruz, Martín de la 1
Currie, Kent D. 1
Curry, Kenneth 1
Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 1
Darbishire, Helen, 1881-1961 1
Davis, William Morris, 1850-1934 1
Dittus, Christian W. 1
Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905 1
Dodsley, Robert, 1703-1764 1
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 1
Draper, Henry, 1837-1882 1
Draper, John William, 1893- 1
Dryden, Hugh L. (Hugh Latimer), 1898-1965 1
Dutcher, Salem 1
Edel, Leon, 1907-1997 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Eisenhower, Mamie Doud, 1896-1979 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Ferrel, William, 1817-1891 1
Finley, J. P. (John P.), 1854-1943 1
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 1
Folger Shakespeare Library‏ 1
Frary, Richard, 1947- 1
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 1
Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 1
Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914 1
Garrett, John W. (John Work), 1872-1942 1
Garrett, John Work, 1872-1942 1
Garrett, Thomas Harrison, 1848-1888 1
Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794 1
Gilbert, Grove Karl, 1843-1918 1
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 1
Gilman, Elisabeth Coit, 1867-1950 1
Gilman, Mary Van Winkler Ketcham, 1869- 1
Glennan, Thomas Keith, 1905-1995 1
Goellner, Jack G. 1
Gohn, Ernest Salisbury, 1922- 1
Goodale, George L. (George Lincoln), 1839-1923 1
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896 1
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