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A. Marshall Elliott papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0142
Scope and Contents The collection of Johns Hopkins professor of Romance Languages, A. Marshall Elliott, is formed largely by the holographic copies of manuscripts of Marie de France assembled by Professor Elliott from libraries in Europe. The papers are the research for his proposed work on the 12th-century French poet whose writings and background were not well known in the late 19th century/early 20th century. The fables and lays [lais] are written in French and include mostly manuscripts from the...
Dates: 1898-1909

Aaron Burr receipt to Alexander Hamilton

 Collection — Box: OB-1, Folder: 4
Identifier: MS-0703
Abstract

Receipt from Aaron Burr to Alexander Hamilton, 5 March 1789.

Dates: 1789 March 5

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

Acheson J. Duncan papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0387
Abstract

Acheson J. Duncan was born September 24, 1904 in Leonia, New Jersey and was an authority in the fields of industrial statistics and quality control. The collection consists largely of research papers that describe his concentration in the fields of bulk sampling, industrial statistics, and quality control. The collection spans the years 1936 to 1985.

Dates: 1936-1985

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

Adolf Katzenellenbogen papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0040
Abstract Adolf Katzenellenbogen, internationally known art historian, was born in Germany in Frankfurt-am-Main on August 19, 1901. He was educated at the universities of Freiburg, Leipzig, Munich, Frankfurt and Giessen in 1924, and he received a doctor of philosophy degree in 1933 at the University of Hamburg. Katzenellenbogen joined the faculty of Vassar College in 1940 and remained there until 1958 when he came to Johns Hopkins University as full professor and department chairman. A specialist in...
Dates: 1933-1964

Agendas International collection of Nicaragua monitoring reports

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0628
Abstract

From 1983 until 1990, Agendas International, was a private public affairs company registered with the U.S. Department of Treasury and paid by the Government of Nicaragua. The items in the collection document press involvement in the investigation of the Iran-Contra Affair from 1983 to 1989.

Dates: 1983-1989

Albert L. Genter laboratory diary

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0088
Abstract

Albert L. Genter was a chemical engineer working in Baltimore, MD during the 1930s. The collection consists of one laboratory diary kept by Albert L. Genter, 1932-1933, while he was formulating a process for sludge conditioning at the Back River Sewage Disposal Plant in Baltimore, MD.

Dates: 1932-1933

Albert Lanphier Hammond papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0116
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of a series of lectures presented by Professor Albert Lanphier Hammond at Hopkins during the spring semester, 1961. The subject of Hammond's lectures was the Theory of Knowledge. The lectures have been transcribed from tape and are available in the typescript. The original tape is included in the collection, but two of the twelve lectures are not available in typescript.

Dates: 1961

Aleine Austin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0397
Abstract

Aleine Austin was historian and author born in New York City, July 19, 1922. The papers, dating from 1940 to 1991, consist of student notes, lecture notes, published articles, manuscript notes, recordings, photographs, correspondence, and a selection of papers that document Aleine Austin's interest and work in the American labor movement.

Dates: 1940-1991

Alexander Rourke Butler papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0091
Abstract

Alexander Rourke Butler (1920-1985) was professor of humanities at Michigan State University. The collection contains student notes from Butler's graduate work in history at Johns Hopkins, notes for his lectures at the University of Helsinki, and items related to the Butler Prize. The materials range in date from 1947 to 1982.

Dates: 1947-1982

Allen Weir Freeman correspondence

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0020
Abstract

Allen Weir Freeman was a physician and Johns Hopkins University of Public Health Administration born in 1881, and was brother of the author, Douglas Southall Freeman. Collection consists of letters to and from Freeman family members (dating 1904 - 1907) while Allen Weir Freeman was a medical student and during the start of his career.

Dates: 1904 - 1907

Angela Davis collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0959
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to Angela Davis’s social and political activism and impact from 1970-1987. The bulk of the collection consists of booklets, posters, flyers, published articles, and petitions produced by Angela Davis legal defense and support committees from 1970-1972 as part of the “Free Angela Davis” campaign. The majority of these items were created in support of Davis following her arrest in October 1970; however, the collection does contain a single pamphlet...
Dates: 1970 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1971 - 1972

Annie Wentz collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0356
Abstract

The collection spans the years 1900-1938 and is formed by items with some references to theatrical and artistic events of the period.

Dates: 1900-1938

Arthur Oncken Lovejoy papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0038
Abstract Arthur Oncken Lovejoy (October 10, 1873 – December 30, 1962) was an American philosopher and intellectual historian, who founded the discipline known as the history of ideas with his book The Great Chain of Being (1936). The papers of Arthur O. Lovejoy span the years 1872 to 1963 and include correspondence, manuscript notes for lectures, notebooks, diaries, newspaper clippings, reports, speeches, photographs, drafts, typescripts, galley proofs, and books owned and...
Dates: 1872-1963; 1872 - 1963

Arthur W. Tyler papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0420
Abstract

Arthur W. Tyler was born March 14, 1842 in Pittsfield, Illinois. This collection spans the years 1861-1896 and consists of subject files and correspondence. The majority of the records in the collection deal with Tyler's career as a librarian.

Dates: 1861-1896

Associated Press photographs of Great Strike Wave

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0721
Abstract The Associated Press (AP) is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York City. The AP, as well as other news organizations covered the Great Strike Wave of 1945-1946, a series of massive post-war labor strikes spanning numerous industries and public utilities. The collection includes twenty-five original Associated Press black-and-white photographs. They are 7x9" photographic prints on glossy paper, with printed captions included on the back of most of the...
Dates: 1945 - 1946

Association of American Universities records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0197
Scope and Contents This collection represents the extant records of the AAU since its inception. Due to the decentralized nature of the organization in its early years, documentation of the early years is sparse. It is possible that the personal papers of the early AAU secretaries or the archives of their universities might have more of the early AAU records. The records (1900-82) consist of correspondence, membership files, committee minutes and reports, annual conference materials, and general...
Dates: 1900-1982

Aurel Wintner papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0281
Abstract

Aurel Friedrich Wintner (8 April 1903 – 15 January 1958) was a mathematician noted for his research in mathematical analysis, number theory, differential equations and probability theory. The collection consists largely of Wintner's writings and reprints of his colleagues' work with materials spanning 1848 to 1961.

Dates: 1848 - 1961

Bank of Maryland scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0156
Abstract

The collection consists of an unbound scrapbook containing 17 pages of newspaper clippings from The Baltimore Gazette and The Baltimore Republican, dating from August 28, 1835 to October 15, 1835. They give an account of the trial of the Bank of Maryland against Thomas Ellicott.

Dates: 1835 August 28 - October 15

Barbara A. Mikulski papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0900
Abstract

Professional and political papers of Democratic Senator Barbara A. Mikulski, who served on the Baltimore City Council (1971-1976), in the U. S. House of Representatives for Maryland’s 3rd Congressional District (1977-1987), in the U. S. Senate for Maryland (1987-2017), and as a Homewood Professor of Public Policy at Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: 1964 - 2022

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

Benjamin G. Kohl papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0384
Abstract

Benjamin G. Kohl (1938-2010) was an author and historian who specialized in the history of the Renaissance. The collection consists of research material and personal papers ranging in date from 1960-2006, including a series of correspondence between Kohl and his mentor, Frederic Chapin Lane.

Dates: 1960-2006, undated

Benjamin Silliman family letter collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0030
Abstract

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

Bernard Christian Steiner notebooks

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0198
Abstract

Bernard Christian Steiner a graduate student at Johns Hopkins University. The collection consists of three notebooks from courses Steiner attended at Hopkins in 1888-1890. The material covered includes lectures by Daniel Coit Gilman on charities, Elgin Ralston Lovell Gould on the family, and Woodrow Wilson on the administration of the state.

Dates: 1888-1890

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Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 14
Johns Hopkins University. Department of History 13
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Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 9
Rowland, Henry Augustus, 1848-1901 9
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 9
Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 8
Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927 8
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 7
Haupt, Paul, 1858-1926 7
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 7
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 6
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Philosophy 6
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Physics 6
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 6
Roosevelt, Théodore, 1858-1919 6
Scharf, J. Thomas (John Thomas), 1843-1898 6
School of Arts and Sciences. Department of Chemistry 6
Boas, George, 1891-1980 5
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 5
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947 5
Clark, William Bullock, 1860-1917 5
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 5
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 5
Goodnow, Frank J., 1859-1939 5
Hollander , Jacob H. (Jacob Harry), 1871-1940 5
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 5
Jameson, J. Franklin (John Franklin), 1859-1937 5
Jennings, H. S. (Herbert Spencer), 1868-1947 5
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Geology 5
Mabie, Hamilton Wright, 1846-1916 5
Malone, Kemp, 1889-1971 5
Pritchett, Henry S. (Henry Smith), 1857-1939 5
Shaw, Albert, 1857-1947 5
Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 5
Welch, William Henry, 1850-1934 5
Willoughby, Westel Woodbury, 1867-1945 5
Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916 4
Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943 4
Birney, William, 1819-1907 4
Bloomfield, Maurice, 1855-1928 4
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 4
Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926 4
Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940 4
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 4
Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 4
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 4
Hall, G. Stanley (Granville Stanley), 1844-1924 4
James, Edmund J. (Edmund Janes), 1855-1925 4
Johns Hopkins University. Department of German 4
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Political Economy 4
Kelvin, William Thomson, Baron, 1824-1907 4
Lane, Frederic C. (Frederic Chapin), 1900-1984 4
Latané, John Holladay, 1869-1932 4
Low, Seth, 1850-1916 4
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 4
Mendenhall, Thomas C. (Thomas Corwin), 1841-1924 4
Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914 4
Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 4
Peirce, Charles S. (Charles Sanders), 1839-1914 4
Robinson, David M. (David Moore), 1880-1958 4
Schouler, James, 1839-1920 4
Adams, Charles Kendall, 1835-1902 3
Adams, Henry C. (Henry Carter), 1851-1921 3
Adams, Henry, 1838-1918 3
Adams, Herbert Baxter, 1850-1901 3
Albright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971 3
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 3
Angell, James Rowland, 1869-1949 3
Bancroft, Frederic, 1860-1945 3
Bancroft, George, 1800-1891 3
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 3
Bell, Alexander Graham, 1847-1922 3
Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893 3
Brooks, William Keith, 1848-1908 3
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 3
Bryce, James Bryce, Viscount, 1838-1922 3
Cattell, James McKeen, 1860-1944 3
Chew, Samuel C. (Samuel Claggett), 1888-1960 3
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956 3
Dewey, Davis Rich, 1858-1942 3
Elliott, A. Marshall, 1844-1910 3
Fabian, Franklin, 1853-1939 3
Frary, Richard, 1947- 3
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 3
Gould, E. R. L. (Elgin Ralston Lovell), 1860-1915 3
Grauer, Neil A. 3
Greenlaw, Edwin, 1874-1931 3
Hale, Edward Everett, Sr., 1822-1909 3
Harper, William Rainey, 1856-1906 3
Hart, Albert Bushnell, 1854-1943 3
Havens, Raymond Dexter, 1880-1954 3
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 3
Holt, Henry, 1840-1926 3
Howell, William H. (William Henry), 1860-1945 3
Jastrow, Morris, Jr., 1861-1921 3
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Classics 3
Johns Hopkins University. Oriental Seminary 3
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