Goodnow, Frank J. (Frank Johnson), 1859-1939
- Existence: 1859-1939
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Frank Johnson Goodnow, Ph.D., LL.B. (January 18, 1859 – November 15, 1939), President of Johns Hopkins University, was an American educator and legal scholar, born in Brooklyn, New York. The collection consists of about 12,000 items and spans the years 1880 to 1940. The majority of the material is Goodnow's correspondence, but there are also lectures, addresses, writings and printed material.
Overview The collection consists of 70 papyrus fragments collected 1901-1907 and 1921, from Oxyrhynchus and Fayum. The papyri are legal and business documents and fragments of Homer's "Illiad" and Odyssey." Each fragment is preserved between glass and has been photographed.
Overview 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...
Series — Container: 2, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents Correspondence between William Hepburn Buckler and correspondents including Brent Keyser and Johns Hopkins University President Frank Goodnow, 1917-1920. The following was copied from the dealer's description: "On offer is a fascinating, significant, original group of 14 letters, six written by William Hepburn Buckler who was a prominent and respected Baltimore lawyer whose post WWI work involved establishing the League of Nations. Prior to that Buckler who practiced law in Baltimore, Maryland...