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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

Albert Lee Grauer collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0122
Abstract

Albert Lee Grauer was born in Baltimore in 1886. He received his B.A. from Johns Hopkins University in 1907. The collection primarily consists of five notebooks compiled by Grauer while he was a student at Johns Hopkins, 1904-1907. Subjects include chemistry and physics.

Dates: 1904 - 1907

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

Canby A. Alexander diary

 Collection — Box: BW-7
Identifier: MS-0723
Abstract This diary was started by Canby A. Alexander in January 1883, when he was 10 years old and living in Cecil County, Maryland. At 10, Alexander was no longer enrolled in school but instead was occupied with the family farm and the comings and goings of his extended family, neighbors and friends. The Alexanders may have been descendants of Robert Alexander, once a delegate to the Continental Congress, who later defected to the Royal Navy. His estate became the town of Elkton, Maryland. Canby...
Dates: 1883, 1895-1896

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

Carrollton Viaduct clipping

 Collection — Box: BW-13
Identifier: MS-0268
Abstract

The Carrollton Viaduct, located over Gwynns Falls near Carroll Park in Baltimore, Maryland, was the first stone masonry bridge built for railroad use in the United States. Collection consists of pages from the Citizens and Farmer's Almanac, July 1830, describing the Carrollton Viaduct.

Dates: 1830 July

Cecil County, Maryland Poor School Fund records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0205
Abstract

The collection consists of 18 accounts submitted to the Cecil County (Md.) Poor School Fund by teachers wishing to be reimbursed for the tuition of scholars who were unable to pay from 1828-1856.

Dates: 1828-1856

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

Clarence D. Long papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0382
Abstract Clarence Dickinson Long served as a Democratic congressman from Maryland's 2nd District for twenty-two years. The papers of Congressman Clarence D. Long (D. MD) include material from Long's twenty-two years (1963-1985) as the elected Representative from the 2nd District in Maryland. In the collection are office files, speeches, press releases, issue mail, legislative files, photographs, artifacts, research materials, news clippings, correspondence, reports, and travel information. The bulk...
Dates: 1961-1985

Confiscations of Loyalists' Holdings documents

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0380
Abstract

The collection consists of one bound holographic ledger (1787-1801) containing copies of petitions from citizens who hoped to purchase lots and estates in Maryland formerly held by persons loyal to the British crown during the period of the American Revolution.

Dates: 1787-1801

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

Earl Reeves Wasserman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0063
Abstract

Earl Reeves Wasserman, authority on 18th century and romantic poetry, was born in Washington D.C. on November 11, 1913. This collection primarily consists of correspondence, notes, and meeting minutes dating from 1938-1973.

Dates: 1938-1973

Ebenezer Emmett Reid papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0104
Abstract

E. Emmet Reid (born 1872) was a professor of chemistry at Johns Hopkins. The collection consists of reprints, extensive student notes, lecture notes, correspondence, and patents dating from 1889 to 1974.

Dates: 1889-1974

Edmund Duffy cartoon collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: CC-001
Abstract

Edmund Duffy (1899 – 1962), was an American editorial cartoonist who spent the majority of his professional career working for The Baltimore Sun. This collection consists of approximately 1,000 cartoons from 1924 through 1962.

Dates: 1924-1962

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Johns Hopkins University 40
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 7
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 4
Preston, William P., 1811-1880 4
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 4
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Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 4
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 3
Goodnow, Frank J., 1859-1939 3
Grauer, Neil A. 3
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 3
Johns Hopkins University. Department of English 3
Keyser, R. Brent, 1859-1927 3
Lanier, Mary Day 3
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 3
Malone, Kemp, 1889-1971 3
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 3
Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927 3
Spencer, Edward, 1834-1883 3
Baer, Elizabeth 2
Baltimore (Md.). Police Department 2
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 2
Birckhead, Hugh, -1929 2
Bonnell, Barbara 2
Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893 2
Buckler, W.H. (William Hepburn), 1867-1952 2
Charity Organization Society of Baltimore City 2
Cowles, R. P. (Rheinart Parker), 1872-1948 2
Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 2
Family Welfare Association of Baltimore 2
Farber, Mindy, 1954- 2
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 2
Grauer, Albert Lee, 1886-1946 2
Haverford College 2
Homewood House Museum (Johns Hopkins University) 2
Hopkins, Gerard T. 2
Hopkins, Johns, 1795-1873 2
Howard Family 2
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Geology 2
Johns Hopkins University. Department of History 2
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Philosophy 2
Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 2
Johns Hopkins University. School of Engineering 2
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
Lattimore, Owen, 1900-1989 2
Library. John Work Garrett Library 2
Locklin, Wilbert E., 1920-2006 2
Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 2
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 2
Marburg, Theodore, 1862-1946 2
Michael Brown Rare Books, LLC 2
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) 2
Roland Park Company 2
Scharf, J. Thomas (John Thomas), 1843-1898 2
Sheridan, R. Champlin, Jr. (Richard Champlin), 1930-2013 2
Shivers, Frank R., 1924- 2
Thomas, Douglas H. (Douglas Hamilton) 2
Warren, Mame, 1950- 2
Welch, William Henry, 1850-1934 2
Abbott, Wilbur Cortez, 1869-1947 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Ackerman, Barbara 1
Ackerman, Jack (John R. ) 1
Ackert, Frederick 1
Adams, Henry Mason, 1907- 1
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 1
Ageton, Arthur A. (Arthur Ainslie), 1900-1971 1
Aguirre Velásquez, Eduardo 1
Alcock, W. H. D. 1
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
Alexander, Canby A., 1872-1901 1
Alexander, Karl 1
Alfaro, Ricardo J. (Ricardo Joaquín), 1882-1971 1
Allam, M. W. 1
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 1
Allen, Douglas H. 1
Alling, Duncan W. 1
American Ballet Theatre 1
American Veterans Committee 1
American Water Works Association 1
Ancel, Richard 1
Anderson, Dillon, 1906-1974 1
Andrew Clow & Company 1
Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943 1
Andrews, E. A. (Ethan Allen), 1859-1956 1
Angelos, Peter G., 1929- 1
Ansorge, Conrad, 1862-1930 1
Apollo Theatre (1920-1981) 1
Appelton-Century-Crofts 1
Appleby, John T. (John Tate), 1907-1974 1
Arias Madrid, Harmodio, 1886-1962 1
Aristotle 1
Armour, Norman, 1887-1982 1
Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801 1
Arnold, Matthew, 1822-1888 1
Arnold, Rosie J. 1
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