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Michal Makarovich oral history collection documenting gay history in Baltimore

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0856
Abstract

This collection consists of oral history interviews and printed materials collected primarily in the 1990s by Michal Makarovich, who researched the evolution of gay bars in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dates: 1982 - 2018

Mrs. Lawson poem

 Collection — Box: BW-13
Identifier: MS-0280
Abstract

The collection consists of a poem, "Maryland," written by a Mrs. Lawson, most likely during the Civil War. The poem was intended as a satirical response to the pro-Southern lyrics of "Maryland, My Maryland," written by James R. Randall.

Dates: undated

Nathan Bryllion Fagin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0065
Abstract

Nathan Bryllion Fagin taught at Johns Hopkins in the early 20th century. The collection consists of correspondence with Fagin's literary friends and colleagues; materials relating to the Moscow Theatre Festival of 1932; papers and course outlines from his teaching career at Johns Hopkins University dating from 1925 to 1951.

Dates: 1925-1951

National Coal Company records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0438
Abstract

The National Coal Company was headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. This collection consists of one folder of receipts, sales slips, invoices and letters dealing with the day to day business running of the business. Materials date from 1905 to 1917.

Dates: 1905 - 1917

Neil A. Grauer Blue Jay collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0386
Abstract

Neil Albert Grauer (born 1947) was a journalist and editorial cartoonist. The collection of Neil A. Grauer consists of memorabilia ranging in date from 1966 to 2016 the features the Blue Jay logo designed by Grauer for the use of athletic teams at The Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: 1966-2016

Ode (to be Sung by the Young Ladies...) broadside

 Collection — Box: BW-9
Identifier: MS-0533
Abstract

A single broadside dated October 18, 1867. Lyrics of two songs to be sung by the young ladies of the high schools at the laying of the corner-stone of the new city hall in Baltimore.

Dates: 1867 October 18

Office of Special Events records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-10-050
Abstract

The Office of Special Events is responsible for the planning, coordinating and publicizing of most University-sponsored events, as well as events geared toward public relations and community outreach. The records of the Office of Special Events date from 1947 to 2002. The records consist of correspondence and planning materials, as well as publicity information for the sponsored or coordinated events.

Dates: 1947-2002

Officer Willie McCray Baltimore City Police Academy handbook

 Collection — Box: BW-6
Identifier: MS-0793
Abstract

This item is a Baltimore City Police Academy Handbook, created in approximately 1957. The handbook consists of a binder containing documentation of various departmental procedures, and was most likely owned by Officer Willie McCray, whose name is written on the cover. There is currently no biographical information available on Willie McCray.

Dates: approximately 1957

Oliver Wendell Holmes collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0025
Abstract

Oliver Wendell Holmes was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1809. The collection spans the years between 1852 and 1936, and include 17 letters from Oliver Wendell Holmes; 2 letters to him; recollections of him; recitation questions by him; 3 printed poems; 1 manuscript poem; news clippings; 4 photographs.

Dates: 1852-1936

P. G. T. Beauregard letter

 Collection — Box: BW-13
Identifier: MS-0245
Abstract

G.T. Beauregard (1818 – 1893) was a Confederate general during the American Civil War. Collection consists of one letter, dated November 5, 1873, written to Maryland historian J. Thomas Scharf. Beauregard describes the participation of Maryland troops in the battle of Manassas (also known as the Battle of the 1st Bull Run).

Dates: 1873 November 5

Padraic Colum postcard

 Collection — Box: BW-13
Identifier: MS-0270
Abstract

Padraic Colum (1881-1972) was an Irish poet and playwright. Collection consists of one postcard (dated 1961) from Padraic Colum to Mabel Whiteley of Baltimore.

Dates: 1961

Ralph G. Murdy collection on Baltimore criminal justice

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0374
Abstract

Ralph G. Murdy was a deputy police commissioner with the Baltimore City Police Department in the 1970s. The collection consists of pamphlets, documents, committee minutes, correspondence, reports, and notes mostly related to the process of criminal justice in the city of Baltimore dating from 1878-1972, with the bulk of the material dating from 1960-1972.

Dates: 1878-1972; Majority of material found within 1960-1972

Remembrance book in memory of R. Champlin Sheridan

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0741
Abstract

This item is a remembrance book created in memory of R. Champlin "Champ" Sheridan, 1952 alumnus of Johns Hopkins University and benefactor of the university's Sheridan Libraries.

Dates: 2013 - 2013

Report of the trial of Michael Rock on an indictment for the rape of Elizabeth Black

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0174
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one notebook containing newspaper clippings and comments describing the trial of Michael Rock who was tried for the alleged rape of Elizabeth Black, August 13, 1852. The week long trial was conducted in the criminal court of Baltimore City in November 1852. The clippings include testimony of all witnesses including those who were called by defense to give opinions of Elizabeth Black's character.

Dates: 1852

Rheinart Parke Cowles papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0453
Scope and Contents

This collections consists of one bound volume. It is a scrapbook put together by Dr. Cowles to display his collection of newspaper articles, drawings and photos about the oyster trade in the Chesapeake Bay area. The collection provides a look at the struggle amongst oyster tongers, oyster farmers and the Republican and Democratic parties to find a solution to declining oyster population in the early 20th century.

Dates: 1906-1907

Roland Park Company records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0504
Abstract The Roland Park Company was incorporated in 1891 in Baltimore, Maryland, and was known primarily as the developer of the Baltimore neighborhoods of Roland Park, Guilford, Homeland, and Original Northwood. The records date from 1865-1970 (bulk 1891-1960), and consist primarily of correspondence, including every day activities, sales, and management of land and resources. The collection also contains the governance and operational records of the Roland Park parent company and its subsidiaries;...
Dates: 1865-1970 (bulk 1891-1960); Majority of material found within 1891 - 1960

Samson Feldman cartoons

 Collection
Identifier: CC-004
Abstract

Samson Feldman (circa 1901-1983) began submitting political cartoons to The Baltimore Sun after graduating from Baltimore City College. This collection contains 33 printed cartoons that were published in The Evening Sun editions of The Baltimore Sun from 1917 to 1918. The collection also includes one photograph of Feldman from circa 1966. This collection does not include original art work.

Dates: 1917-1918, circa 1966

Samuel H. Bryant correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0631
Abstract

Dr. Samuel H. Bryant, of Baltimore, Maryland, was born on March 25, 1905. This collection consists of about 350 letters written by Dr. Samuel H. Bryant of Baltimore, Maryland, to his wife, Edna C., between May 14, 1941 and November 15, 1944. Most of the letters were sent from undisclosed locations in the South Pacific (around the islands of Fiji).

Dates: 1941 May 14 - 1944 November 15

Saul collection of theater programs

 Collection
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

Sesquicentennial of Baltimore collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0139
Abstract

The collection consists of letters from out-of-town guests as well as Baltimoreans regarding attendance at the sesquicentennial celebration.

Dates: 1880

Seventeenth Century Maryland: A Bibliography collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0283
Abstract

The collection consists of approximately 230, loose photographs and photostats of title pages used as plates in the published volume: Seventeenth Century Maryland: A Bibliography published in 1949.

Dates: approximately 1949

Sidney Lanier papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0007
Abstract

Sidney Clopton Lanier (1842-1881) was a Confederate soldier, musician, poet and author who lectured in English Literature at Johns Hopkins University and played flute in the Peabody Orchestra. The collection consists of correspondence, prose, poetry, lecture and music manuscripts, photographs, memorial information, newspaper clippings, and other materials.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1857-1950; 1850s-2009

Solomon T. Wilson notebook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0176
Abstract

Colletion consists of one notebook containing an incomplete account of the Trial of Solomon T. Wilson for the murder of John P. Bradshaw in 1885.

Dates: 1858

Thomas family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0763
Abstract Included is a large group of letters and ephemera from the Thomas family, a family with deep Maryland roots known for its ancestors, politicians John Hanson and John Hanson Thomas. John Hanson (1715-1783) was the first elected President of the United States in Congress Assembled, the first to serve a one-year term under the provisions of the Articles of Confederation. Dr. John Hanson Thomas (1813-1881) was a renowned Maryland legislator arrested during the Civil War for voting for Secession,...
Dates: 1835 - 1976

Thomas Gresham Machen papers

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0036
Abstract

Thomas Gresham Machen (born 1886) was an architect and book collector. The collection consists of clippings of Baltimore newspapers from 1859, correspondence from 1909 and 1945 relating to rare books, and an undated biographical sketch of Maryland colonial settler, Margaret Brent.

Dates: 1859, 1909, 1945, undated

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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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