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Mitchell, Broadus, 1892-1988

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1892 - 1988

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Broadus Mitchell papers

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030133619]
Identifier: MS-HUT-015
Overview Broadus Mitchell was an educator, historian, and biographer of Alexander Hamilton. Mitchell taught economics at Hopkins, 1919-1939, and was active in political affairs and issues of social justice in Baltimore. The collection consists of some papers related to Broadus Mitchell's research for his published work, William Gregg, Factory Master of the Old South, (1928) and Mitchell's biographical materials. The papers span from 1928 to 1929 and 1979-1986.

Sherwood Anderson postcard

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051407]
Identifier: MS-0222
Scope and Contents The holographic postcard was sent by Sherwood Anderson to Broadus Mitchell (1892-1988), writer, historian, and Professor of Political Economy at The Johns Hopkins University. The postcard was mailed from New York city, April 9, 1934. In a brief message, Anderson expresses thanks to Mitchell and remarks that "we will come to see you later."It is known that Anderson gave a lecture on drama at The Johns Hopkins University in 1933 and apparently was acquainted with Broadus...