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A manuscript account of a journey from Wilmington to Baltimore and back

 Collection — Box: BW-9
Identifier: MS-0523
Abstract

A manuscript account (written in 1818) of a journey from Wilmington to Baltimore and back, with a brief description of the former city, and a more lengthy, detailed discussion of the latter. Signed by "Rustic."

Dates: 1818

Abel Wolman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0105
Abstract

Abel Wolman was an American inventor, scientist, professor and pioneer of modern sanitary engineering. The papers trace Abel Wolman's active career as teacher, consulting engineer and advisor to local, national, and international agencies and include correspondence, documents, and files documenting his various activities from 1901-1989.

Dates: 1901 - 1989

A.D. Emmart papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0068
Abstract

A.D. Emmart was a journalist at The Baltimore Sun newspaper in Baltimore, Maryland from 1924 to 1972. Included in the collection is a scrapbook containing his editorial writings from 1927 to 1934, book reviews and art criticisms from 1928 to 1960, and many articles from his assignments in Russia from 1928 to 1933, and London in the 1940s.

Dates: 1923-1972

B-movie promotional fliers from Baltimore area theaters

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: MS-0854
Abstract

Promotional fliers from Baltimore area theaters created from approximately 1954 to 1963. There is currently no information available on the creator.

Dates: approximately 1954-1963

Baltimore Bibliophiles records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0338
Abstract

Collection consists of minutes, financial records, membership lists, programs, reports, clippings, reports, published keepsakes, newsletters, and other material that document the history of the Baltimore Bibliophiles, 1954-1993.

Dates: 1954 - 1998

Blanche D. Coll papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0376
Abstract

Blanche D. Coll (1916-2003) was an author and historian whose main area of research was the history of social welfare in the United States. Collection ranges in dates spanning 1908, the 1930s, and 1969 and consists of 26 photographs; two published volumes of Mary E. Richmond, a founder of modern social work; Coll's thesis; an oral history transcript; and four audio tapes.

Dates: 1900s; 1930s; 1969

Bob and Frank Cicero oral histories about Globe Poster Printing Corporation

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0786
Abstract

Video-recorded oral history interviews (and accompanying transcripts) with Bob and Frank Cicero, who ran Globe Poster Printing Corporation from the 1970s until its closure in the late 2000s. The interviews were recorded by Emily Hikes, Globe Archivist, in Summer 2016.

Dates: 2016

C. Morton Stewart papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0648
Abstract

C. (Charles) Morton Stewart (1829-1900) was a prominent businessman in Baltimore, Maryland, as well as President of the Board of Trustees at Johns Hopkins University. These papers include several speeches by Stewart and a scrapbook of condolences sent to the family of Stewart after his death in 1900. The collection spans circa 1890 to 1900.

Dates: circa 1890-1900

Carl F. Christ papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0662
Abstract

Carl F. (Finley) Christ (1923-2017) was an American economist and a Professor Emeritus of Economics at Johns Hopkins University. This collection contains his administrative files, teaching materials, writings, correspondence, and research subject files. The papers span from 1931 to 2006.

Dates: 1931 - 2006

Charles Carroll collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0363
Abstract Charles Carroll of Carrollton was born in Annapolis, MD on September 30, 1737. He was a member of the (Revolutionary) Maryland Convention (1774-1776), a member of the Continental Congress (1776-1778), and a signer of the Declaration of Independence. The Charles Carroll collection is an artificial collection formed by both original and copied letters and documents, some related to the interests of Charles Carroll of Carrollton, and others related to persons and events important during the...
Dates: 1700-1971; Majority of material found within 1776 - 1867

Charles Center Oral History collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0488
Abstract

The collection consists of oral history interviews, transcripts, research materials, and exhibit materials that were gathered for an early 21st century exhibit on the development of Charles Center in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dates: 2005

Charles Morris Howard collection on Severn Teackle Wallis

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0111
Abstract

Severn Teackle Wallis (1816 – 1894) was an American lawyer and politician as well as a promoter of the Maryland Historical Society. The collection consists of three scrapbooks of newspaper clippings ranging in date from 1867 to 1894. The clippings were collected by Charles Morris Howard, a Baltimore lawyer.

Dates: 1867-1894

Civil War newspaper scrapbooks

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0480
Abstract

A collection of newspaper clippings dealing with the events of the first year of the Civil War, 1861.

Dates: 1861

Conrad Gebelein papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0458
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, two scrapbooks and other ephemeral material related to Gebelein's association with the Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: approximately 1920-2005

Department of Military Science records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-04-190
Abstract With the passing of the National Defense Act on October 16, 1916, a unit of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps was formally established at Hopkins under what was then the Department of Military Science and Tactics (now known as the Department of Military Science). This collection primarily includes photographs and clippings (both mainly contained in photograph album pages). The collection also includes, to a lesser degree: photocopies of historical documents and historical research,...
Dates: 1918-2010

Don Swann etchings of Homewood Museum and Washington Monument

 Collection — Box: BW-16, Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-0841
Abstract

Two etchings of Homewood Museum (Homewood House) and one of Baltimore's Washington Monument, created by Don Swann. The Homewood Museum etchings date to 1931 and 1932. The Washington Monument etching dates to 1945.

Dates: 1931, 1932, 1945

Edward E. Ayer typescript memoir

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0719
Abstract Edward Everett Ayer (1841-1927) was an American business magnate, best remembered for the endowments of his substantial collections of books and original manuscripts to the Newberry Library and Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. He had over time built an immense fortune out of supplying timber to the 19th century's fast-growing railroad industry. The collection contains a bound volume of a memoir written by Ayer, titled Reminiscences and Travels of Edward E....
Dates: circa 1924

Edwin Booth papers

 Collection — Box: BW-13
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

Edwin Litchfield Turnbull papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0103
Abstract

Edwin Litchfield Turnbull (1872-1927) was a musician who helped create both the Johns Hopkins University and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. The collection spans the years 1881-1971 and consists of approximately 400 letters, photographs, loose newspaper clippings, juvenile notebooks, and 13 scrapbooks of newspaper clippings relating to musical, social, or other events.

Dates: 1881-1971

Ellicott-King family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0161
Abstract

The Ellicott-King papers (1804-1837) which form this collection consist of a notebook (1804-1826) of Eliza Ellicott, a notebook (1819-1851) of Tacy E. (Ellicott) King, and an autograph album (1835- 1837) of Thomas King. The Ellicott family of Howard County, Maryland settled in Maryland in 1772 on the Patapsco River about 10 miles west of Baltimore, where Ellicott City now stands.

Dates: 1804-1851

Eugene Weston materials on Johns Hopkins University blazer

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0720
Abstract Eugene L. Weston is a retired medical surgeon living in Oro Valley, Arizona, who attended Johns Hopkins University as a student in the 1950s. It is likely that these materials resulted from Weston's personal project to create an official Hopkins blazer jacket. This collection primarily includes order forms and receipts from the sale of the jackets. Also included are Weston's ledger detailing buyer information, a letter from a clothing manufacturer with a Hopkins emblem design, as well as one...
Dates: 1950 - 1951

Evans and Iglehart receipt book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0164
Abstract

Collection consists of one bound receipt book (1815-1823) and seven unattached receipts of a Maryland firm, Evans & Iglehart. The receipt book contains entries received by leading nineteenth century merchants in Baltimore and Annapolis, including the signature of Johns Hopkins, Baltimore merchant and founder of The Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: 1815-1823

Family and Children's Society records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0360
Scope and Contents The collection spans the years, 1849-1977, and is a study of the Family and Children's Society and its predecessor agencies in Baltimore, MD. The history materials, office files, and financial records provide a remarkable record of more than a century of charity work in an American city. The collection does not include any references to the most recent merger completed in 1985 from which the Society became known as Family and Children's Services of Central Maryland. The collection...
Dates: 1849-1977

Ferdinand Hamburger, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0738
Abstract Ferdinand Hamburger, Jr. contributed over fifty years of service to The Johns Hopkins University as a student, faculty member and administrator. The personal papers of Ferdinand Hamburger, Jr., spanning the years 1924 to 1986, include professional publications, lectures, addresses, and class and seminar notes. There are also records pertaining to Hamburger's service as Director of Centennial Planning for The Johns Hopkins University, records concerning the founding of the Archives, and files...
Dates: 1924-1986

Francese Hubbard Litchfield Turnbull papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0229
Scope and Contents This small collection gives a glimpse of the literary life of Baltimore in the late nineteenth century. Francese Turnbull was an author and patron of the arts. This collection is not her complete papers but deals with two of her interests: the patronage of Sidney Lanier and her membership in the Woman's Literary Club of Baltimore. The material on Lanier briefly describes the Turnbull's friendship with Sidney and Mary Day Lanier and details some of the activities the...
Dates: 1870-1927

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Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 2
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Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 2
Homewood House Museum (Johns Hopkins University) 2
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King, Francis T. (Francis Thompson), 1819-1891 2
King, Joseph, 1784-1865 2
King, Tacy E. (Tacy Ellicott), 1795-1872 2
Lanier, Charles D. (Charles Day), 1868-1945 2
Lanier, Clifford Anderson, 1844-1908 2
Lanier, Henry Wysham, 1873- 2
Malone, Kemp, 1889-1971 2
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 2
Preston, William P., 1811-1880 2
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 2
Roland Park Company 2
Spencer, Edward, 1834-1883 2
Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 2
Thomas, Douglas H. (Douglas Hamilton) 2
Welch, William Henry, 1850-1934 2
Wolman, Abel, 1892-1989 2
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Ackerman, Jack (John R. ) 1
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 1
American Ballet Theatre 1
American Water Works Association 1
Andrew Clow & Company 1
Angelos, Peter G., 1929- 1
Ansorge, Conrad, 1862-1930 1
Apollo Theatre (1920-1981) 1
Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801 1
Arnold, Rosie J. 1
Artôt, Désirée, 1835-1907 1
Astley, Thomas, -1839 1
Auer, Leopold, 1845-1930 1
Ayer, Edward Everett, 1841-1927 1
Baer, Elizabeth 1
Baltimore (Md.). Burnt District Commission 1
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Barnes, Patrick Henry, Jr. 1
Barnett, James, 1821-1911 1
Barney, Joshua, 1759-1818 1
Beirne, Francis F., 1890-1972 1
Belnord Theatre (1911-1969) 1
Berry, A.B. 1
Bispham, David Scull, 1857-1921 1
Black, Elizabeth 1
Block, George H., Jr., died 2015 1
Boddie, James Timothy, Reverend 1
Bodian, Brenda 1
Boehm, G. Herbert 1
Boehm, Margaret Donaldson, 1894- 1
Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR. Balet 1
Bonnell, Barbara 1
Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865 1
Borden, Lizzie, 1860-1927 1
Bouton, Edward H., 1858-1941 1
Boyd, Albert 1
Brackett, Jeffrey R. (Jeffrey Richardson), 1860-1949 1
Brandt, Marianne, 1842-1921 1
Breeskin, Adelyn Dohme, 1896-1986 1
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Brickman, John M. 1
Broaders, Eugene, active 1850 1
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Brunetière, Ferdinand, 1849-1906 1
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Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Buchman, Marion 1
Buchman, Marion, 1913-2000 1
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Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 1
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