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Benjamin Silliman family letter collection

Identifier: MS-0030

Benjamin Silliman and Benjamin Silliman, Jr. were both 19th century American chemists and original members of the National Academy of Sciences. The collection spans the years 1816-1871 and consists of 28 autograph letters from both Benjamin Silliman and Benjamin Silliman, Jr., and one eulogy of Benjamin Silliman.

Dates: 1816-1871

Edward M. Greenway, Jr. Autograph collection

Identifier: MS-0023

Edward McDonald Greenway, Jr. was born in New York in 1820. The collection spans the years 1737 to 1876 and consists of approximately 250 items of correspondence and some legal documents. The correspondents are primarily prominent lawyers, politicians, statesmen, and figures of the Revolutionary War from Maryland.

Dates: 1737-1876

Harriet L. Lagowitz autograph albums

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0170

Harriet L. Lagowitz was a resident of New York city in the late nineteenth century. The collection (1877-1890) is formed by two autograph albums and approximately 80 envelopes containing the autographs of theater and stage performers.

Dates: 1877-1890

Hopkins Family collection

Identifier: MS-0078

Johns Hopkins (1795-1873) was a highly successful Baltimore merchant and philanthropist. He left much of his wealth to found a university and hospital in Baltimore. This collection contains manuscripts, photographs and printed material by or about Johns Hopkins and his ancestors, 1743-2005.

Dates: 1714 - 2005

James Roberts Gilmore papers

Identifier: MS-0037

James Roberts Gilmore (1822-1903) was an American author who often used the pseudonym "Edmund Kirke." This collection includes letters collected by Gilmore from literary, political, and popular individuals of the 19th century. The letters span the years 1820 to 1903.

Dates: 1898; 1773- approximately1903

Raymond Dexter Havens papers

Identifier: MS-0024
Abstract Raymond Dexter Havens, educator and author, was born in Rochester, New York in 1880. In 1925, he joined The Johns Hopkins University faculty as Caroline Donovan Professor of English, a post he held until his retirement in 1949. In 1931, Havens was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.The collections consists of correspondence; reprints, articles, and clippings; outlines, course note, study guides, and bibliographies; an autograph album contains holographic messages...
Dates: 1769-1954

Richard Davis Harding collection

Identifier: MS-0016

Richard Harding Davis was an American journalist, war correspondent, and novelist. The collection consists of autograph letters and manuscript fragments of well-known literary figures of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Most of the items were exhibited at the World's Fair in 1893.

Dates: 1861-1958

Sarah L. Hawkes autograph album

 Series — Box: BW-3, Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-0679

Sarah L. Hawkes (1844-1899) was the daughter of Winslow and Lydia McLellan Hawkes and the grand-daughter of General James McLellan (1777-1854), a prominent Bath, Maine merchant and shipbuilder. The collection consists of a Civil War period autograph album with autographs that span 1860 to 1877.

Dates: 1860-1887

Saul collection of theater programs

Identifier: MS-0224
Scope and Contents The collection consists of four series, spanning the years from the 1950's through the 1980's. The series are theatrical performances, symphony, opera, and dance. The playbills, programs, and souvenir programs which form the collection reflect the major stage productions of drama, musical comedy, dance, opera, and the symphony for that period. Most of the collection is from American stages but European cities of London, Paris, and Dublin are represented.Over 250 Playbills from New...
Dates: 1951-1989

Sidney Offit papers

Identifier: MS-0395
Scope and Contents The papers of Sidney Offit relate his career as writer, teacher, and active participant in the literary and civic life of New York City. The collection spans the years 1928-1997 and includes photographs and mementos from his early life in Baltimore, MD to the reviews and accolades for his published volume, Memoir of the Bookie's Son. Series 1: Writings forms the largest part of the collection, and it is in this series where examples of Offit's manuscript writings...
Dates: 1932-1997

Slack Family collection

Identifier: MS-0323

The papers in the Slack Family Collection have been artificially arranged and consist largely of correspondence collected by Susan Brune Randall and her daughter, Elizabeth Randall, to form an autograph collection spanning 1853-1928. The collection does not include any significant information regarding family or business interests.

Dates: 1853-1928

Walter Romeyn Benjamin papers

Identifier: MS-0009
Scope and Contents

A collection of letters from contemporary literary figures and publishers.

Dates: 1823-1928

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American Center of P.E.N. 1
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Armstrong, S. C. (Samuel Chapman), 1839-1893 1
Astor, John Jacob, 1763-1848 1
Atkinson, Edward, 1827-1905 1
Authors Guild Foundation (U.S.) 1
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Baker, Carlos, 1909-1987 1
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Ballou, Maturin Murray, 1820-1895 1
Bancroft, Frederic, 1860-1945 1
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Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918 1
Bartlett, John, 1820-1905 1
Bate, Walter Jackson, 1918-1999 1
Bayard, Thomas F. (Thomas Francis), 1828-1898 1
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 1
Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956 1
Beers, Henry A. (Henry Augustin), 1847-1926 1
Bell, Alexander Melville, 1819-1905 1
Benét, Stephen Vincent, 1898-1943 1
Benét, William Rose, 1886-1950 1
Benjamin, Walter Romeyn, 1854-1943 1
Benoît-Smullyan, Mary Louise, 1914- 1
Benson, E. F. (Edward Frederic), 1867-1940 1
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Beyere, Margaret 1
Biddle, Nicholas, 1750-1778 1
Birney, William, 1819-1907 1
Blatchford, Samuel, 1820-1893 1
Boas, George, 1891-1980 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR. Balet 1
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Booth, Junius Brutus, 1796-1852 1
Boudinot, Elias, 1740-1821 1
Bourne, Edward Gaylord, 1860-1908 1
Bowditch, Henry I. (Henry Ingersoll), 1808-1892 1
Bowles, Samuel, 1851-1915 1
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 1
Bowra, C. M. (Cecil Maurice), 1898-1971 1
Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth, 1848-1895 1
Brigham, Amariah, 1798-1849 1
Broker, George H., 1890- 1
Brune family, 1853-1928 (Maryland), 1853-1928 1
Brush, Charles Francis, 1849-1929 1
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Burlingame, Edward L. (Edward Livermore), 1848-1922 1
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836 1
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947 1
Butler, Pierce, 1744-1822 1
Butler, William Allen, 1825-1902 1
Butterfield, Daniel, 1831-1901 1
Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961 1
Carleton, Will, 1845-1912 1
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Carroll, John Lee, 1830-1911 1
Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866 1
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 1
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 1
Cheves, Langdon, 1776-1857 1
Chew, Samuel C. (Samuel Claggett), 1888-1960 1
Child, Francis James, 1825-1896 1
Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880 1
Church, William Conant, 1836-1917 1
Clarke, Creston, 1865-1910 1
Clarke, George, 1840-1906 1
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