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American and European women performers carte de visite album

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0969
Content Description An album of 50 carte de visite photographs of women actresses, opera singers, and performers, many in costume, photographed by New York and Parisian photographers. Some photographs have been hand-colored. The album was gifted to Henry Rutgers Prime by M. and F. Love. Identified performers include: Adah Isaacs Menken, Clara Louise Kellogg, Emilie Melville, Henrietta Baker Chanfrau, Maude Granger, Nathalie Dumas, Betty Regal, Fannie Partridge, Addie Harland, Rose Massey, Lydia Thompson, Maria...
Dates: circa 1865

American Guild of Organists, Baltimore Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0140
Abstract

The Baltimore Chapter of the American Guild of Organists (AGO) is a regional professional organization for organists and choral conductors. It was named the Chesapeake Chapter from its founding in 1924 until the late 1980s or early 1990s. The chapter records contain administrative documents, correspondence, yearbooks, newsletters, and related materials produced or collected by the chapter.

Dates: approximately 1916-1995
Found in: Peabody Archives

American newspaper clipping scrapbook

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0608
Scope and Contents Composed of 148 pages (some numbered by hand) of newspaper clippings from various American newspapers, with occasional notations and the dates of some articles written in ink, and a hand-inscribed material laid in. Most of the articles date from 1881 to 1899 and encompass a wide variety of subjects. A few interesting clippings include the scandal over Democratic presidential candidateGrover Cleveland's illegitimate child and his relationship with a woman of "intemperate habits"; the...
Dates: 1881-1899

Amnesty International France periodicals and ephemera on LGBTI rights

 Collection — Box: BW-10, Folder: 2
Identifier: MS-1000
Abstract

A collection of French-language materials on LGBTI identity and rights produced by Amnesty International France. Contents include two magazine issues, four brochures, and a sticker.

Dates: 2017 March-2019 June

Amy Evans papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0026
Abstract

Born in 1884 in Wales, Amy Evans was an operatic soprano who performed in Britain and the United States in the early 20th century. The Amy Evans papers contain personal documents, correspondence, greeting cards, address books, and photographs from Evans and her husband, baritone Fraser Gange.

Dates: 1907 - 1986
Found in: Peabody Archives

Andrews Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0443
Abstract

Donald Hatch Andrews was a chemist born in 1898 in Southington, Connecticut. The collection consists of correspondence, genealogical information, photographs, yearbooks and publications dating from 1903-1959 related to Andrews and his family.

Dates: 1903-1959, undated; Majority of material found within 1921-1959

Angela Davis collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0959
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to Angela Davis’s social and political activism and impact from 1970-1987. The bulk of the collection consists of booklets, posters, flyers, published articles, and petitions produced by Angela Davis legal defense and support committees from 1970-1972 as part of the “Free Angela Davis” campaign. The majority of these items were created in support of Davis following her arrest in October 1970; however, the collection does contain a single pamphlet...
Dates: 1970 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1971 - 1972

Ann Eliza Taylor friendship album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-1023
Abstract

This friendship album, which belonged to Ann Eliza Taylor of Baltimore, contains poems and other messages from Taylor's family and friends.

Dates: 1831 - 1842

Ann Giroux collection of Estelle Dennis photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: PIMS-0093
Abstract Estelle Dennis was a dancer, choreographer, and teacher who founded the Estelle Dennis Dance Theatre in Baltimore in 1933. The collection contains 16 photographs of Estelle Dennis, her students, and her associates. Included is a photograph by Baltimore Sun photographer A. Aubrey Bodine of Dennis and other dancers performing on the beach in 1947, a photograph of a dance at Rusty Rocks, and several photographs of an event featuring a singer and pianist. The collection also contains one...
Dates: approximately 1935-1965
Found in: Peabody Archives

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 Arundel County, Md. court records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-GAR-038
Abstract

A minutebook of the court proceedings of Anne Arundel County, MD, 1725-1792.

Dates: 1725 - 1792

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

Apache playing cards collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-GAR-025
Abstract

The collection consists of four playing cards hand painted on skin prepared by the rawhide method and used by the Native American Apache tribe in the Southwest. An exact date for the cards cannot be established, but most likely they were created approximately 1880.

Dates: approximately 1880

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

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Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927 13
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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
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
Fleisher, Leon 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
Peabody, George, 1795-1869 6
School of Advanced International Studies 6
School of Arts and Sciences. Department of Mathematics 6
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
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
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
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
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
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
Bryn-Julson, Phyllis, 1945- 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
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