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Minnie Gresham Machen notebook

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051944]
Identifier: MS-0172
Overview Minnie Gresham Machen (1849-1931) was a writer of religious literature in Baltimore, MD. The collection consists of a volume with entries dated 1874-1904 with relatively few entries. The writings in the notebook deal largely with religious subjects, but there are references to the poet, Sidney Lanier.

Lewis H. Machen notebook

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051944]
Identifier: MS-0173
Scope and Contents The notebook that forms this collection is a small, bound, holographic book containing mostly accounts and expenses of Lewis H. Machen. Many of the accounts are dated, 1819-1822, when Machen was erecting a home on Maryland Avenue in Washington, D.C. Travel expenses, household purchases, and monies paid to daily workmen are listed.Of particular interest in the notebook is Machen's recording of a conversation between himself and Walter S. Lowrie, Secretary of the U.S. Senate in 1828....

Report of the trial of Michael Rock on an indictment for a rape on Elizabeth Black

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051944]
Identifier: MS-0174
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one notebook containing newspaper clippings and comments describing the trial of Michael Rock who was tried for the alleged rape of Baltimore woman Elizabeth Black, August 13, 1852. The week long trial was conducted in the criminal court of Baltimore City in November 1852. The clippings include testimony of all witnesses including those who were called by defense to give opinions of Mrs. Black's character.

John Tarring murder trial scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051944]
Identifier: MS-0175
Overview Collection consists of one notebook containg newspaper clippings and annotations that describe the 19th century trial of John Tarring charged with the murder of Eugene Broaders in Baltimore, Maryland.

Solomon T. Wilson notebook

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051944]
Identifier: MS-0176
Overview Colletion consists of one notebook containing an incomplete account of the Trial of Solomon T. Wilson for the murder of John P. Bradshaw in 1885.

Jesse Slingluff notebook

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051944]
Identifier: MS-0177
Overview Jesse Slingluff was a Baltimore attorney and an alumnus of Johns Hopkins University. The collection consists of one bound notebook containing a series of lecture notes on German literature. The lectures are not dated, but appear to correspond to a German literature course offered by the German Department at Hopkins during the 1920s.

James Warley Miles papers

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051944]
Identifier: MS-0178
Scope and Contents Collection consists of literary papers (1947-1895) of the Southern clergyman and author, James Warley Miles. Included are holographic essays, poems, and clippings of his published items from Southern literary magazines. Most of the items are attatched in a loosely bound journal. The writings are mostly on religious or philosophical themes. The journal also contains the beginnings of the philogical dictionary most likely derived from Miles' study of languages during his missionary work in the...