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19th Century autograph book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0593
Scope and Contents

Laura's book includes hand written signatures, poems, verses, messages and drawings by the Jewish Community between 1875 - 1895. Among the contents are two original sheet music from Baltimore's composers John Schomann and John Linhard. The book also has signatures by Miss Jennie Putzel, a Baltimore choir singer, and Louis Lauer, who had imigrated to America from Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany. It also has a long poem written by Joseph Sigmund (born 1856) who was in the advertising business.

Dates: 1875-1895

20th century American writers collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0553
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of manuscripts, corrected typescripts, corrected page proofs, and galley sheets.

Dates: undated

"100 Views for the Stereograph" glass slides with viewing instrument

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0836
Abstract

This collection consists of two sets of rectangular glass slides titled “100 Views for the Stereograph” and a small viewing instrument made from chromed metal. The items were likely created in the 1890s. The creator is currently unknown.

Dates: approximately 1890s

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

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

A.B. and W. Club menu and printing plate

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: MS-0866
Abstract

This collection consists of one menu and one printing plate from aproximately 1928 related to the A.B. and W. Club brothel, bar, and casino in Mexicali, Mexico.

Dates: approximately 1928

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

Abraham and Sonia Osler papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0562
Abstract

Abraham G. Osler and Sonia F. Osler were two 20th century physicians practicing in New York and Baltimore, Maryland. The collection includes personal correspondence, notes, publications, and professional correspondence. Notably there is a transcript of Sonia Olser's deposition before the House Committee on Un-American Activities.

Dates: 1937-1994

Abraham Flexner papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0304
Abstract

Abraham Flexner graduated from Johns Hopkins in 1886. The collection consists of one letter, Flexner to Miss Cole, September 14, 1943, telling her that he still working on his biography of Daniel Coit Gilman; one copy of Field and Work of the Squibb Institute, November 1938; one card signed by F.J. Furnivall.

Dates: 1938,1943

Academic Council of Homewood Faculties records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-04-010
Scope and Contents

The records of the Academic Council, spanning the years 1880 to 1983, consist almost entirely of the minutes and supporting papers of the council and its various committees, but also include some reports and correspondence.

Dates: 1880-1983

Academic Freedom letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0432
Abstract

This collection consists of four letters relating the intense fear of communism and the suspicion of academia's liberal views that was present in 1949.

Dates: 1949

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

Adam Ferguson letter and manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0300
Abstract

The collection consists of one letter and one manuscript, both written by the Scottish philosopher, Adam Ferguson.

Dates: 1792 November 16 and undated

Adamus play collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0372
Abstract

Franz Adamus, the pseudonym of Ferdinand Bronner, was born in Poland in 1867. The collection consists of four bound plays in typescript written by Franz Adamus, only one of which has been published.

Dates: 1899-1911

Adele V. Holden Returnings manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-1021
Abstract

This collection contains a draft of poet Adele V. Holden's memoir of her childhood as a Black woman on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, which was ultimately published as Down on the Shore: The Family and Place That Forged a Poet's Voice but is titled here Returnings.

Dates: 1998

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

Adoremus a cappella group records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-14-440
Abstract

This collection constists of records created by Adoremus, a Christian student a cappella group at Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: approximately 2000, 2015-2020

Advisory Committee on Bachelor of Science in Education for the Evening College and Summer Session records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-05-010
Scope and Contents These records, ranging in date from 1915 to 1947, consist primarily of minutes of the Advisory Committee on Bachelor of Science in Education for the Evening College and Summer Session, with some related supporting correspondence concerning degree requirements and candidate recommendations. All meetings of the Advisory Committee are represented in this record group, from the first one held in 1915, when the Committee was established, to the 133th meeting in 1947, after which the Committee...
Dates: 1915-1947

Advisory Council, School of Advanced International Studies records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-07-005
Scope and Contents These are the records of the Advisory Council to the School of Advanced International Studies, which includes committees on Academic Planning, Development and Finance, and the Visiting Committees. The records date from 1958 to 1992 and are arranged in three series: (1) Meetings, 1963-1992; (2) Committees, 1959-1991; and (3) Administrative Records, 1958-1973. The record group contains minutes, correspondence, reports, budgetary records and memoranda. In general, the subjects treated in the...
Dates: 1958-1992

Affirmative Action Office records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-03-030
Abstract The Affirmative Action Office evolved out of the University's Affirmative Action Program, formulated in June 1970, in order to increase employment of minorities and females within the University. Yvonne Theodore was appointed Affirmative Action Officer in August 1971, and was under the jurisdiction of Joseph Rumburger, Director of Personnel Services and Director of Equal Employment Opportunity Programs. The records of the Affirmative Action Office range in date from 1970 to 1980 and include...
Dates: 1970-1980

African-American Emigration circular

 Collection — Box: BW-11
Identifier: MS-0510
Abstract

Collection consists of a printed circular from 1854 regarding American, particularly African-American, emigration to Australia. A manuscript letter written by Sir Roderick William Cameron is on the back page of the circular.

Dates: 1854

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

A.L. Penniman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0626
Abstract

A.L. Penniman was a mechanical engineer who worked for Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE). The papers dates from the 1950s-1960s and include information on sitings for power plants, talks Penniman gave, and his membership in The American Society of Mechanical Engineers and on the Maryland Board of Boiler Rules. This collection has not been processed.

Dates: 1911-1960; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1960

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Johns Hopkins University 150
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 20
Johns Hopkins University. Department of History 17
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 17
Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927 13
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Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 13
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 12
Johns Hopkins University. Sheridan Libraries 12
Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 12
Ames, Joseph Sweetman, 1864-1943 11
Frary, Richard, 1947- 11
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 10
Johns Hopkins University. Department of English 10
Rowland, Henry Augustus, 1848-1901 9
Boas, George, 1891-1980 8
Goodnow, Frank J., 1859-1939 8
Haupt, Paul, 1858-1926 8
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Philosophy 8
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 8
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 8
Malone, Kemp, 1889-1971 7
Roosevelt, Théodore, 1858-1919 7
School of Arts and Sciences. Department of Chemistry 7
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947 6
French, John Calvin, 1875- 6
Hollander , Jacob H. (Jacob Harry), 1871-1940 6
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 6
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Physics 6
Johns Hopkins University. School of Engineering 6
Lattimore, Owen, 1900-1989 6
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 6
Scharf, J. Thomas (John Thomas), 1843-1898 6
School of Arts and Sciences. Department of Mathematics 6
Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 6
Welch, William Henry, 1850-1934 6
Adams, Herbert Baxter, 1850-1901 5
Albright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971 5
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 5
Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943 5
Brooks, William Keith, 1848-1908 5
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 5
Clark, William Bullock, 1860-1917 5
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 5
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 5
Eisenhower, Milton Stover, 1899-1985 5
Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926 5
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 5
Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940 5
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 5
Grauer, Neil A. 5
Havens, Raymond Dexter, 1880-1954 5
Jameson, J. Franklin (John Franklin), 1859-1937 5
Jennings, H. S. (Herbert Spencer), 1868-1947 5
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Classics 5
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Geology 5
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Political Economy 5
Kelvin, William Thomson, Baron, 1824-1907 5
Lane, Frederic C. (Frederic Chapin), 1900-1984 5
Latané, John Holladay, 1869-1932 5
Mabie, Hamilton Wright, 1846-1916 5
Painter, Sidney, 1902-1960 5
Pritchett, Henry S. (Henry Smith), 1857-1939 5
Robinson, David M. (David Moore), 1880-1958 5
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Francis Delano), 1882-1945 5
School of Advanced International Studies 5
Shaw, Albert, 1857-1947 5
Willard, Daniel, 1861-1942 5
Willoughby, Westel Woodbury, 1867-1945 5
Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916 4
Baker, Newton Diehl, 1871-1937 4
Barth, John, 1930- 4
Birney, William, 1819-1907 4
Bloomfield, Maurice, 1855-1928 4
Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893 4
Bronk, Detlev W. (Detlev Wulf), 1897-1975‏ 4
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 4
Buckler, W.H. (William Hepburn), 1867-1952 4
Carroll, Charles, 1737-1832 4
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956 4
Elliott, A. Marshall, 1844-1910 4
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 4
Fabian, Franklin, 1853-1939 4
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 4
Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 4
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 4
Hall, G. Stanley (Granville Stanley), 1844-1924 4
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 4
Homewood House Museum (Johns Hopkins University) 4
James, Edmund J. (Edmund Janes), 1855-1925 4
Johns Hopkins University. Department of German 4
Johns Hopkins University. Oriental Seminary 4
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 4
Lanier, Henry Wysham, 1873- 4
Low, Seth, 1850-1916 4
Lowe, Victor, 1907-1988 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
Osler, William, Sir, 1849-1919 4
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