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Box 1


Contains 22 Results:

Contraband's Song of Freedom lyric sheet

 Item — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0534
Overview Joseph Eastburn Winner (1837-1918) was an American composer and music publisher. This collection consists of a lyric sheet for his Contraband's Song of Freedom, an American Civil War song dealing with African Americans and slavery, dated 1865.

Clarence Edward Dutton manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0546
Overview This collection consists of an unpublished typescript with hand-written corrections of a manuscript entitled "China and Western Imperialism: a study of the motive forces of modern empires." It was written in Englewood, New Jersey, and dated 1903.

"Since All My Money has Give Out" sheet music

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0547
Overview Three pages of sheet music inscribed: "To Mr. Warren H. Williams, with compliments of Jack L. Ottenheimer," dated 1900.

Nineteenth century handwriting exercise books

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0549
Overview Three mid-19th century manuscript exercise books for practicing handwriting, kept by George and Mark Maw.

John Leeds manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0506
Overview This collection consists of a single bound volume, which may be an original manuscript compiled by a working measurer. The approximate date is 1730. The manuscript consists of 155 leaves (310 pages). The text is occasionally illustrated with diagrams.

James Morrison Arnell journal

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0507
Overview This collection consists of a Journal of a tour through the middle and southern United States from December 7, 1822 to June 25, 1823. The journal is an account of the first large-scale missionary effort to convert American Jews to Christianity.

Johann Schlatter manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0508
Overview This collection consists of a sketchbook of Johann Schlatter, a Munich architect, dating from 1832-1833. The manuscript charts Schlatter's travels in Munich and Athens.

Louisa Hoffman diary

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0509
Overview Louisa Hoffman, daughter of Amuel Owings Hoffman and Louisa A. Gilmore, was born in Baltimore about 1831 and died on 4 January 1884. The collection consists of a Civil War diary of Louisa Hoffman, of Baltimore, Maryland, dated 1860-1862.

African-American Emigration circular

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0510
Overview Collection consists of a printed circular from 1854 regarding American, particularly African-American, emigration to Australia. A manuscript letter written by Sir Roderick William Cameron is on the back page of the circular.

Slave Registration certificate

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0511
Overview This collection consists of a slave registration certificate issued on 24 March 1871 to Jacinto Texidor for his slave, Valentin, 51 years of age, born in Africa.