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Boer War - Natal photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0610
Scope and Contents This album has 73 photographs taken 1899 - 1904, (most 14 x 20 cm/5.5 x 8 inches), which portray the British side of the Second Boer War in the colony of Natal. Many pictures are credited to photographers 'J.E.M photo' and 'B.W. Caney' (possibly Benjamin William Caney, 1842 - 1918, Durban's first jeweler and an enthusiastic amateur photographer). The album includes portraits of British soldiers, such as Major-General Sir William Fry (1858 – 1934, who later served in World War I and in...
Dates: 1899-1904

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

Bookplate collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0252
Abstract

Collection consists of bookplates currently in use in the Milton S. Eisenhower Library, The Johns Hopkins University. Labels, previously used in an exhibit of the bookplates, are also included and provide descriptive information.

Dates: undated

Brick Fleagle and Luther Henderson papers and collection of jazz recordings

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0073
Abstract

Brick Fleagle and Luther Henderson were jazz musicians and arrangers who were business partners and close friends. The Brick Fleagle and Luther Henderson papers and collection of jazz recordings contain manuscript and published scores of Fleagle's and Henderson's compositions and arrangements, personal papers of Brick Fleagle, photographs, and recordings.

Dates: 1929-1977
Found in: Peabody Archives

Brinley Music Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-MUS-003
Scope and Contents

Sampling of various popular songs and "light" classical pieces. Contains some duplicates from Alliker (Begin the Beguine, Deep Purple, etc.) and at least one piece is an instrumental version of a song. Among the pieces of this collection: "Dark Eyes" with an interesting guitar tab notation in the front; "Goin' Home" based on Dvorak; "In an Eighteenth Century Drawing Room" based on Mozart piano sonata; and "Liebestraum" based on Lizst, with Hawaiin guitar solo.

Dates: 1903 - 1948

British advertisements for Valentine's Day lottery

 Collection — Box: BW-7
Identifier: MS-HUT-032
Abstract

An artificially assembled collection of four lottery advertisements, publicizing what was possibly the largest lottery in Britain in 1816. The items span from approximately 1815 to 1816. The slips were likely printed in 1815, but mass distributed in 1816.

Dates: circa 1815-1816

British Illustrators scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0348
Abstract

The scrapbook which forms this collection is a bound volume containing around fifty illustrations representative of the subjects and style of nineteenth-century British book illustration. In the scrapbook are caricatures, cartoons, foreign scenes, social commentary, and hand-colored engravings.

Dates: 1829-1850

British North American household provisions commonplace book

 Collection — Box: BW-2, Folder: 7
Identifier: MS-0817
Abstract

A household account book, dated 1826 to 1827, containing a monthly record of foodstuffs and other goods purchased, perhaps for a hotel or private home on the east coast of Canada. There is currently no biographical information on the creator.

Dates: 1826-07-26 - 1827-10-21

Broadside advertising American elk exhibition at the Lyceum Theatre, London

 Collection — Box: BW-8, Folder: 3
Identifier: MS-0756
Abstract

In 1765, a building was erected on an adjacent site of today's Lyceum Theatre by the architect James Payne for exhibitions and, later, for other entertainments. The theatre finally became a licensed house in 1809. One of these entertainments was that of the exhibition of an American Elk in 1792, as noted in this broadside printed in 1792 in London.

Dates: 1792

Broadside advertising London exhibition of engraved plates depicting Jean-Baptiste Wicar's Florentine art

 Collection — Box: BW-5
Identifier: MS-0757
Abstract The headline of the broadside declares the exhibition of: "Pictures, Statues, Basso Relievos, and Engraved Stones, of the Gallery of Florence, and the Pitti Palace, Engraved under the Direction of Mr. Lacombe, Painter, from the Drawings of Mr. Wicar; a Work dedicated To His Royal Highness the Grand Duke of Tuscany." The advertisement was printed in approximately 1800. Jean-Baptiste Joseph Wicar (1762-1834) was a French Neoclassical painter and art collector. There is no historical...
Dates: approximately 1800

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Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 11
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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
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 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
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Peabody, George, 1795-1869 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
Brooks, William Keith, 1848-1908 5
Carroll, Charles, 1737-1832 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
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 5
Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940 5
Fleisher, Leon 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
Kennedy, John Pendleton, 1795-1870 5
Lane, Frederic C. (Frederic Chapin), 1900-1984 5
Latané, John Holladay, 1869-1932 5
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 5
Mabie, Hamilton Wright, 1846-1916 5
Painter, Sidney, 1902-1960 5
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Robinson, David M. (David Moore), 1880-1958 5
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Francis Delano), 1882-1945 5
Shaw, Albert, 1857-1947 5
Washington, George, 1732-1799 5
Willard, Daniel, 1861-1942 5
Willoughby, Westel Woodbury, 1867-1945 5
Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916 4
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 4
Baker, Newton Diehl, 1871-1937 4
Barth, John, 1930- 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
Chew, Samuel C. (Samuel Claggett), 1888-1960 4
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956 4
Dreyfus, Alfred, 1859-1935 4
Elliott, A. Marshall, 1844-1910 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
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