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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

Thomas S. Cullen letters

 Collection — Box: BW-13
Identifier: MS-0277
Abstract

Thomas S. Cullen was a graduate of and professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in the early 20th century. This collection consists of three letters of Thomas S. Cullen to members of the Johns Hopkins administration written in 1926, 1945, and 1949.

Dates: 1926, 1945, 1949

Tudor and Stuart Club records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-15-100
Abstract The formation of the Tudor and Stuart Club was initiated by Sir William Osler and his wife, Lady Grace Osler. Their intention to provide an endowment for these activities was expressed in a letter to Johns Hopkins University President Frank J. Goodnow, dated October 30, 1918. Their endowment provided not only interest bearing securities for the book purchasing and other operations of the Club, it also contributed to their son Edward Revere Osler's personal book collection, about 800 volumes,...
Dates: circa 1829-1997

Vernon Lidtke papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0571
Abstract

Vernon L. Lidtke (born 1930) was a Johns Hopkins professor of History. Collection consists of material dating from 1948 to 2005, including correspondence (which makes up the bulk of the collection), criticism, and files related to professional speeches and publications.

Dates: 1948-2005

Victor Lowe collection of Alfred North Whitehead materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0282
Abstract

Alfred North Whitehead was an English mathematician and philosopher born on the Isle of Thanet in 1861. The bulk of the collection is formed by correspondence between some members of the Whitehead family: Alfred North Whitehead, his wife Evelyn Willoughby-Wade Whitehead, their son T. North Whitehead, and their daughter-in-law Margaret Whitehead dating from the 1920s-1940s.

Dates: 1899-1949; Majority of material found within 1924-1939

Villa Spelman records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-04-290
Abstract

The Johns Hopkins Center for Italian Studies at Villa Spelman was established in the early 1970s in accordance with the bequest of Leolyn and Timothy Mather Spelman. The property was sold by the university in September 2008. This collection consists of records of the Villa Spelman from 1961 to 2009; the bulk of the material dates from 1980 to 2000.

Dates: 1961 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2000

Vincent DeMarco papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0493
Abstract

Vincent DeMarco was an American advocate for handgun control and assault weapons bans, tobacco taxes, and universal health care born on May 23, 1957 in Trevico, Italy. The collection includes business correspondence, research, polls, newspaper articles, pictures, advertising tools, and video and cassette tapes from 1980-1998.

Dates: 1980-1998

Walter de La Mare letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0285
Abstract

The collection consists of a letter written by English poet and novelist, Walter de La Mare to Amy L. Steiner.

Dates: 1953 March 27

Warren S. Torgerson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0644
Abstract

Dr. Warren S. Torgerson was internationally known for his work in psychological measurement at Johns Hopkins University. The files include primarily experiment notes and data sets, some lecture notes, and some correspondence, dating from 1962 through 1983.

Dates: 1962 - 1983

Wei-Liang Chow papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0762
Abstract

Wei-Liang Chow (1911-1995), known as Chow Wei-Liang in the Chinese tradition, was a Johns Hopkins University professor and mathematician, renowned for his breakthroughs in algebraic geometry. This collection includes some of the professional papers of Professor Chow, including typed letters to and from the mathematician, as well as typed, sometimes handwritten, drafts of some of his essays. The papers range from 1948 to 1995, with the bulk of the material dating from the 1940s and 1950s.

Dates: 1946 - 1995

William Bullock Clark papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0098
Abstract

William Bullock Clark was an American geologist born in Brattleboro, Vermont on December 15, 1860. The papers consist of correspondence, invoices, and a scrapbook spanning 1888-1925.

Dates: 1888-1925

William H. McClain papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0619
Abstract William H. McClain was born in Cleveland, OH in 1917 and died in 1994. McClain joined the Department of German at Johns Hopkins University in 1953 and retired in 1982, serving as Professor Emeritus until the end of his life. He served as chairman of the Department of German from 1972 to 1979, president of the local chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, and also chaired during its final years the Humanities Group (1968-70), the last instrument of interdepartmental self-government among the Hopkins...
Dates: 1950s-1994; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1994

William Hand Browne papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0011
Abstract

Correspondence, publications, writings, photographs, and other personal papers of William Hand Browne, an early Johns Hopkins University librarian and English Professor, a life-long resident of the Baltimore area, and a Confederate sympathizer who helped promote the racism of the "Lost Cause" mythology in the years following the American Civil War.

Dates: 1825-1999; Majority of material found in 1850s-1912

William S. Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0668
Abstract William S. Wilson (1932-), born in Baltimore, 1932, was graduated with Honors in Philosophy of Science from the University of Virginia, then went on to Yale University where he received an M.A. and Ph.D. in English literature. He has received a National Endowment for the Arts art-writer’s grant and Warhol Foundation Grant, 2012, for a book about the life and art of Ray Johnson. Wilson's mother was May Wilson (1905-1986), pioneer of the feminist and mail art movement, best known for her...
Dates: 1963 - 2009

William Stone Grauer papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0191
Abstract

William Stone Grauer (born 1915) entered the freshman class at Hopkins in 1932. The papers span the period 1926 through 1940 but the bulk revolve around his freshman and sophomore years, 1932-1934. The papers are largely the correspondence among William and his parents Mr. and Mrs. Albert Lee Grauer and his sister Betty Alice Grauer.

Dates: 1926 - 1940

William Sulzer scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0187
Abstract

A scrapbook containing letters, newspaper articles, and speeches of William Sulzer.

Dates: undated

William Worthy papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0524
Abstract

William Worthy (July 7, 1921 – May 4, 2014) was an African American journalist and activist. The collection includes the following topics and genres: correspondence, biographical information, writings, newspaper clippings, advocacy, teaching (including his tenure at Boston University), travel (specifically Cuba, the USSR, China and Iran), notes, files, and printed matter.

Dates: approximately 1940s - 2007

Willie Lee Rose papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0905
Abstract

Professional and personal papers of Willie Lee Rose, a historian of the Civil War and the Reconstruction era and faculty member in the history department at Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: 1944-2014

Yvonne Ferrand-Weyher poetry chapbooks and autograph letter

 Collection — Box: BW-18
Identifier: MS-0884
Abstract

This collection consists of eight chapbooks and one letter written by French poet Yvonne Ferrand-Weyher between 1939 and 1949 about her experiences during World War II.

Dates: 1939 - 1949

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Johns Hopkins University 47
Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 8
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 8
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 7
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Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 4
Frary, Richard, 1947- 4
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 4
Goodnow, Frank J., 1859-1939 4
Johns Hopkins University. Department of English 4
Johns Hopkins University. Department of History 4
Malone, Kemp, 1889-1971 4
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Francis Delano), 1882-1945 4
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 3
Bloomfield, Maurice, 1855-1928 3
Collitz, Hermann, 1855-1935 3
Collitz, Klara Hechtenberg, 1863-1944 3
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 3
Havens, Raymond Dexter, 1880-1954 3
Jennings, H. S. (Herbert Spencer), 1868-1947 3
Johns Hopkins University. School of Engineering 3
Lattimore, Owen, 1900-1989 3
Miller, Charles William Emil, 1863-1934 3
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 3
Robles Pazos, José, 1897-1937 3
Sand, George, 1804-1876 3
Smyth, Herbert Weir, 1857-1937 3
Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946 3
Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 3
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964 3
Wilson, Robert, 1922-2016 3
Albright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971 2
Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943 2
Baltimore Museum of Art 2
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company 2
Barth, John, 1930- 2
Bell, Alexander Graham, 1847-1922 2
Blackmur, R. P. (Richard P.), 1904-1965 2
Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999 2
Bridges, Robert, 1844-1930 2
Bruce, William Cabell, 1860-1946 2
Bryce, James Bryce, Viscount, 1838-1922 2
Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961 2
Chew, Samuel C. (Samuel Claggett), 1888-1960 2
Claire, William F. 2
Clark, William Bullock, 1860-1917 2
Coleman, Elliott, 1906-1980 2
Cox, Richard Threlkeld, 1898-1991 2
Cummings, E.E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 2
Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 2
Davis, William Morris, 1850-1934 2
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870 2
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 2
Elliott, A. Marshall, 1844-1910 2
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 2
Fabian, Franklin, 1853-1939 2
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 2
Ferguson, Frances, 1947- 2
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 2
Freeman, Walker Burford, 1843-1935 2
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 2
Hale, William Gardner, 1849-1928 2
Hall, G. Stanley (Granville Stanley), 1844-1924 2
Hart, Albert Bushnell, 1854-1943 2
Haupt, Paul, 1858-1926 2
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 2
Holt, Henry, 1840-1926 2
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 2
Hopkins, Edward Washburn, 1857-1932 2
Jacobsen, Josephine, 1908- 2
James, Edmund J. (Edmund Janes), 1855-1925 2
James, Henry, 1843-1916 2
Jameson, J. Franklin (John Franklin), 1859-1937 2
Jastrow, Morris, Jr., 1861-1921 2
Johns Hopkins University. Alumni Association 2
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Classics 2
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Geology 2
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Philosophy 2
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Romance Languages and Literatures 2
Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 2
Johns Hopkins University. Sheridan Libraries 2
Judson, Harry Pratt, 1849-1927 2
Katz, M. Benjamin 2
Keidel, George C. (George Charles), 1868-1942 2
Keyser, R. Brent, 1859-1927 2
Kinley, David, 1861-1944 2
Kurrelmeyer, W. (William), 1874- 2
Latrobe, John H. B. (John Hazlehurst Boneval), 1803-1891 2
Lounsbury, Thomas R., 1838-1915 2
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 2
Mallory, Walter H. (Walter Hampton), 1892-1980 2
Michael Brown Rare Books, LLC 2
Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950 2
Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972 2
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