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Contains 38 Results:

William Thomson Kelvin materials

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0247
Abstract

Lord William Thomson Kelvin (1824-1907) was a distinguished British mathematician and physicist. Collection consists of four letters of Lord Kelvin, ranging in date from 1878 to 1899, to Henry Dyer. Also in the collection are invoices and correspondence relating to the publication in 1904 of Lord Kelvin's lectures at the Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: 1878-1899, 1904

Lloyd Mifflin materials

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0248
Abstract

Lloyd Mifflin (1846- 1921) was an American poet and photographer. Collection consists of two letters, four photographs and one manuscript sonnet sent to American philologist and Johns Hopkins professor, James Wilson Bright between 1892 and 1910.

Dates: 1892-1910

Lucy Leffingwell Cable Biklé correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0249
Abstract

Lucy Biklé was born in 1875. She was the daughter of Confederate officer, and American author, George Washington Cable. Collection consists of two letters written in 1926 to the Johns Hopkins University registrar, Ryland Newman Demster and two carbon typescripts of Newman's replies.

Dates: 1926

J. C. Bledsoe slave bill of sale

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0250
Abstract

Collection consists of a handwritten bill of sale for a female slave dated October 10, 1859.

Dates: 1859 October 10

Maurice Bloomfield letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0251
Abstract

Collection consists of five letters of Johns Hopkins University professor Maurice Bloomfield.

Dates: 1880, 1901, 1924, 1927, 1928

Edwin Booth papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0253
Scope and Contents

Collection consists largely of clippings related to Edwin Booth and other 19th century actors. Booth items include notice of a birthday celebration in Baltimore (1898), and the dedication of a memorial window in a church in New York City (1898). Also included are orbituaries of other actors of the period: Stuart Robson, John Sleeper Clarke and Creston Clarke. A photograph of John Wilkes Booth and a clipping describing Greenmount cemetery, where Booth is buried.

Dates: 1890-1940

Henry Wilkinson Bragdon collection on Woodrow Wilson

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0254
Abstract

Henry W. Bragdon (1906-1980) was an author and instructor of history. Collection consists of researh material collected by Bragdon for his published volume, "Woodrow Wilson: The Academic Years." Bragdon is thought to have collected the research from approximately 1945 to the time of the book's publication in 1967.

Dates: approximately 1945-1967

Robert Bridges letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0255
Abstract

Robert Seymour Bridges was an author and founder of the Society of Pure English. This collection contains four letters from Bridges to "Professor Bright" [James Bright] discussing the formation of the Society.

Dates: 1922 December 19 - 1924 May 16

Charles Bromback poem

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0256
Abstract

This small collection contains a postage stamp and a poem written by Charles Bromback from August 1948.

Dates: 1948 August

George William Brown letter to J.W. McCoy

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0257
Abstract

One letter of George William Brown to J.W. McCoy.

Dates: 1880 March 26