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Ames, Joseph Sweetman, 1864-1943



  • Existence: 1864 - 1943

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur Oncken Lovejoy papers

Identifier: MS-0038
Abstract Arthur Oncken Lovejoy (October 10, 1873 – December 30, 1962) was an American philosopher and intellectual historian, who founded the discipline known as the history of ideas with his book The Great Chain of Being (1936). The papers of Arthur O. Lovejoy span the years 1872 to 1963 and include correspondence, manuscript notes for lectures, notebooks, diaries, newspaper clippings, reports, speeches, photographs, drafts, typescripts, galley proofs, and books owned and...
Dates: 1872-1963; 1872 - 1963

Department of Romance Languages letters about José Robles Pazos' arrest

 Record Group — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151030086171], Folder: 7-20
Identifier: RG-04-081

José Robles Pazos was an Associate Professor of Spanish at Johns Hopkins University born in 1897 and shot as a traitor by the Spanish Republican Government in February of 1937. The collection spans the years 1929-1940 and consists of correspondence regarding Robles' arrest, a contract for the Spanish translation of 13 books by H.L. Mencken, and two life insurance policies.

Dates: 1929 - 1940

Herbert Baxter Adams papers

Identifier: MS-0004

Herbert Baxter Adams (1850-1901) was an American educator and historian. The collection consists of material spanning 1851-1903. The materials include correspondence, lectures, writings, research material, files related to Johns Hopkins University, the United States Bureau of Education, the American Historical Association Committee of Seven, personal files, and prints and photos.

Dates: 1851 - 1903; Majority of material found within 1876 - 1901

Hermann Collitz papers

Identifier: MS-0014
Abstract Hermann Collitz he accepted the newly established chair in Germanic Philology at Johns Hopkins University in 1907. The papers span the period 1846-1935 and consist of correspondence; photographs; newspaper clippings; course outlines and examinations; committee minutes and reports; reprints, dissertations and public lectures of other authors collected by Collitz; drafts, typescripts and reprints of articles by Collitz; notes and notebooks; research notes; lectures and articles. A considerable...
Dates: 1846-1935

John Martin Vincent papers

Identifier: MS-0032

John Martin Vincent (1857-1939) years was a Professor of European History at Johns Hopkins University. This collection consists of correspondence, scrapbooks, subject files, and personal materials ranging in date from 1881 to 1925. The bulk of the material is correspondence dating from 1900-1910.

Dates: 1881-1925

Johns Hopkins University Joseph Sweetman Ames collection

Identifier: MS-0061

Joseph Sweetman Ames became Director of the Physical Laboratory at Johns Hopkins University in 1901. He taught until becoming provost of the University in 1926 and president from 1929 to 1935. This collection largely consists of speeches and lectures given at Johns Hopkins, but also includes correspondence, photographs, reprints, and biographical information.

Dates: 1888-1968

Johns Hopkins University publications collection

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-10-030
Abstract 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...
Dates: 1876-1997

Leonard Leopold Mackall papers

Identifier: MS-0035

Leonard Leopold Mackall, American bibliographer, editor and collector was born in Baltimore on January 29, 1879. The collection consists of correspondence, scrapbooks, subject files and other research materials. The correspondence in the collection spans the years 1547 to 1937 with the bulk of the material spanning 1900-1937. There is additional information dating from 1949 regarding the collection after it was acquired by Johns Hopkins Libraries.

Dates: 1547-1937, 1949; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1937

Office of the President records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-02-001

The records of the Office of the President span the years 1878 through 1997 and from 2018 - Ongoing for its website, although only scattered files contain items from the years prior to 1903.

Dates: 1878-1997; 2017 - Ongoing

Samuel Ottmar Mast papers

Identifier: MS-0135

Samuel Ottmar Mast (1871-1947) was a biologist and zoologist at Johns Hopkins University. The collection consists of correspondence, administrative information related to running an academic department, and reprints of articles. The collection materials range in date from 1912 to 1947.

Dates: 1912-1947

W. J. A. Bliss papers

Identifier: MS-0110

William Julian Albert Bliss was born in Washington, DC in 1867 and was both a student and a professor at Johns Hopkins University. The collection consists of notebooks lecture notes, writings, and correspondence. The material spans 1892-1927, with the bulk spanning 1892-1894 and 1925-1927, and cover two periods of Bliss's career at Hopkins.

Dates: 1892-1927

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photographic prints 2
reprints 2
speeches (documents) 2
Academic affairs (university function) 1
Academic freedom 1
Academic rites and ceremonies 1
Administration 1
Administration of faculty (university function) 1
Amoeba 1
Animal behavior 1
Atomic structure 1
Bibliographers 1
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Chautauquas 1
Civil War (Spain : 1936-1939) 1
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Comparative linguistics 1
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Frisian philology 1
Georgia 1
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Hydrodynamics 1
Hydrogen-ion concentration 1
Invertebrates 1
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JHU faculty papers 1
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Low German philology 1
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Spain 1
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X-ray optics 1
Zoologists 1
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case files 1
circulars (fliers) 1
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dissertations 1
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