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American and European women performers carte de visite album

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0969
Content Description An album of 50 carte de visite photographs of women actresses, opera singers, and performers, many in costume, photographed by New York and Parisian photographers. Some photographs have been hand-colored. The album was gifted to Henry Rutgers Prime by M. and F. Love. Identified performers include: Adah Isaacs Menken, Clara Louise Kellogg, Emilie Melville, Henrietta Baker Chanfrau, Maude Granger, Nathalie Dumas, Betty Regal, Fannie Partridge, Addie Harland, Rose Massey, Lydia Thompson, Maria...
Dates: circa 1865

Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0005
Abstract Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve (October 23, 1831 – January 9, 1924), was a "classicist and Confederate apologist" (David Lupher and Elizabeth Vandiver, "Yankee She-Men and Octoroon Electra: Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve on Slavery, Race, and Abolition," 320), and one of the first faculty members hired at the founding of Johns Hopkins University in 1876. This collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, biographic data, diaries, notes, notebooks, drafts, published and unpublished...
Dates: 1820-1953; Majority of material found in 1847-1924

Gertrude Stein collection at Johns Hopkins University

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0970
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, photographs, and ephemera associated with author Gertrude Stein.

Dates: 1930 - 1934

John Pendleton Kennedy papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0058
Abstract

John Pendleton Kennedy (1795-1870) was an author, politician, lawyer, and original trustee of the Peabody Institute. The John Pendleton Kennedy papers, 1812-1896, contain correspondence, manuscripts, scrapbooks, and other documents related to Kennedy's varied personal and professional interests, including documents related to the founding and early years of the Peabody Institute.

Dates: 1812-1890
Found in: Peabody Archives

Johns Hopkins University Josephine Baker collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0725
Abstract

Josephine Baker (1906-1975) was an American-born French dancer, singer, and actress who came to be known in various circles as the "Black Pearl," "Bronze Venus" and even the "Creole Goddess". Baker was the first Black woman to star in a major motion picture, Zouzou (1934) and to become a world-famous entertainer. The materials span from 1926 to circa 1970 and contain photographs, promotional flyers, and ephemeral books.

Dates: 1926-approximately 1970

Julian S. Stein, Jr. newspaper collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0891
Abstract

This collection consists of materials dated between 1855 and 2005 collected by Julian S. Stein, Jr. The materials include newspapers, souvenir programs, and clippings highlighting major United States and global events.

Dates: 1855 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2005

Leon Fleisher papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0081
Abstract Pianist, conductor, and teacher Leon Fleisher (1928-2020) had a career in music stretching more than 70 years, including 61 years as a faculty member of the Peabody Conservatory. After making his debut at age 16 with Pierre Monteux conducting, Fleisher toured internationally as a soloist until a neurological condition caused him to lose the full use of his right hand. After three decades of focusing on performing the piano repertoire for the left hand, conducting various ensembles, and...
Dates: 1875 - 2021
Found in: Peabody Archives

Marian Walton Anderson sheet music collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-MUS-0067
Abstract

The collection was amassed by Marian Walton Anderson, a pianist and teacher. It is particularly strong in song compilations, musical magazines, popular songs, and works published in Pennsylvania.

Dates: 1853-1976 and undated.

Richard Macksey papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0907
Abstract This collection is made up of the papers, letters, photographs, manuscripts, and other ephemera collected by Professor Richard Macksey (1931-2019), who worked in what is now the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute and The Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University from 1958 until his formal retirement in 2010. Because of Macksey’s personal interests and his professional work, the time range of the documents is quite wide. The range goes from 1653 to 2009, with most of the dates clustering...
Dates: 1652 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1953 - 2009

Stephen Dixon papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0236
Abstract

This collection primarily documents the career of author Stephen Dixon and spans from approximately 1950 to 2019. Dixon was born in 1936 in New York City. He taught fiction writing in the Writing Seminars at The Johns Hopkins University and is the author of several novels and short stories.

Dates: approximately 1950-2019

Thomas G. Boss forged bookplate collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0984
Abstract

A collection of inauthentic bookplates. Contents include restrikes, reprints, tributes, and reproductions.

Dates: 1954-2011 and undated

Wei-Liang Chow papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0762
Abstract

Wei-Liang Chow (1911-1995), known as Chow Wei-Liang in the Chinese tradition, was a Johns Hopkins University professor and mathematician, renowned for his breakthroughs in algebraic geometry. This collection includes some of the professional papers of Professor Chow, including typed letters to and from the mathematician, as well as typed, sometimes handwritten, drafts of some of his essays. The papers range from 1948 to 1995, with the bulk of the material dating from the 1940s and 1950s.

Dates: 1946 - 1995

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Adams, Charles Kendall, 1835-1902 1
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
Alderman, Edwin Anderson, 1861-1931 1
Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975 1
Barth, John, 1930- 1
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Bell, Alexander Graham, 1847-1922 1
Bloomfield, Maurice, 1855-1928 1
Briggs, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1841-1913 1
Brown, Francis, 1849-1916 1
Brown, George William, 1812-1890 1
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 1
Buck, Carl Darling, 1866-1955 1
Butcher, S. H. (Samuel Henry), 1850-1910 1
Capps, Edward, 1866-1950 1
Carter, Franklin, 1837-1919 1
Chow, Wei-liang, 1911-1995 1
Churchill, William, 1859-1920 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Coleman, Elliott, 1906-1980 1
Collitz, Hermann, 1855-1935 1
Collitz, Klara Hechtenberg, 1863-1944 1
Cook, Albert S. (Albert Stanburrough), 1853-1927 1
Cooper, Lane, 1875-1959 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Dixon, Antonia 1
Dixon, James R., -1960 1
Dixon, Sophia 1
Dixon, Stephen, 1936-2019 1
Drisler, Henry, 1818-1897 1
Eaton, Charles James Madison, 1808-1893 1
Eisenhower, Milton Stover, 1899-1985 1
Ellis, Robinson, 1834-1913 1
Fabian, Franklin, 1853-1939 1
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874 1
Fleisher, Katherine Jacobson 1
Fleisher, Leon 1
Frank, Tenney, 1876-1939 1
Garnett, James M. (James Mercer), 1840-1916 1
Garrison, Wendell Phillips, 1840-1907 1
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 1
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 1
Goodwin, William Watson, 1831-1912 1
Gudeman, A. (Alfred), 1862- 1
Gummere, Francis Barton, 1855-1919 1
Hale, William Gardner, 1849-1928 1
Hall, G. Stanley (Granville Stanley), 1844-1924 1
Harris, J. Rendel (James Rendel), 1852-1941 1
Harrison, James Albert, 1848-1911 1
Haupt, Paul, 1858-1926 1
Higginson, Henry Lee, 1834-1919 1
Holt, Hamilton, 1872-1951 1
Holt, Henry, 1840-1926 1
Hopkins, Edward Washburn, 1857-1932 1
Hurd, Henry M. (Henry Mills), 1843-1927 1
Hübner, Ernst Willibald Emil, 1834-1901 1
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859 1
Jackson, A. V. Williams (Abraham Valentine Williams), 1862-1937 1
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 1
Jastrow, Morris, Jr., 1861-1921 1
Jennings, H. S. (Herbert Spencer), 1868-1947 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Classics 1
Johns Hopkins University. Greek Seminary 1
Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937 1
Keidel, George C. (George Charles), 1868-1942 1
Kennedy, John Pendleton, 1795-1870 1
Kittredge, George Lyman, 1860-1941 1
Klinkowitz, Jerome, 1943- 1
Lewis, Charlton Thomas, 1834-1904 1
Macksey, Richard, 1931-2019 1
Maliszewski, Paul 1
Maryland Historical Society 1
Miller, Charles William Emil, 1863-1934 1
Mills, Lawrence Heyworth, 1837-1918 1
Münsterberg, Hugo, 1863-1916 1
Newcomb, Simon, 1835-1909 1
Oliphant, Samuel Grant, 1864-1936 1
Peabody Institute (Baltimore, Md.). Board of Trustees 1
Peabody, George, 1795-1869 1
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858 1
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 1
Prime, Henry Rutgers, 1813-1886 1
Pritchett, Henry S. (Henry Smith), 1857-1939 1
Rand, Edward Kennard, 1871-1945 1
Robinson, David M. (David Moore), 1880-1958 1
Seymour, Thomas D. (Thomas Day), 1848-1907 1
Shear, Theodore Leslie, 1880-1945 1
Shorey, Paul, 1857-1934 1
Sihler, E. G. (Ernest Gottlieb), 1853-1942 1
Sloane, William Milligan, 1850-1928 1
Smith, Edgar F. (Edgar Fahs), 1854-1928 1
Smith, Kirby Flower, 1862-1918 1
Smyth, Herbert Weir, 1857-1937 1
Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946 1
Sterrett, J. R. Sitlington (John Robert Sitlington), 1851-1914 1
Sturtevant, Edgar H. (Edgar Howard), 1875-1952 1
Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 1
Taylor, Robert Tunstall, 1867-1929 1
Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850 1
Thomas, M. Carey (Martha Carey), 1857-1935 1
Toklas, Alice B. 1
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