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Cleveland Abbe papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0060
Overview The collection consists of correspondence, manuscript notes, reports, meteorological observations, reprints, drawings, and lecture notes of astronomer and meterologist, Cleveland Abbe, dating from 1851 to 1952.

Ernest Bueding collection of Albert Schweitzer letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0069
Overview Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965) was an Alsatian musician, philosopher, physician, missionary, and author. Ernest Bueding was a parasite biochemist and pharmacologist who shared Schwitzer's interest in medicine and music. The collection consists of original manuscript letters of Albert Schweitzer, correspondence of Dr. Bueding concerning Schweitzer's work, printed material about Schweitzer, and original and copy photographs of Schweitzer.

Horatio Beauman Young papers

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030068195]
Identifier: MS-0522
Abstract Horatio Beauman Young entered the British Navy in 1819 and was appointed commander of the HMS Hydra in 1843. This collection, dating from 1834-1850, documents ongoing British efforts to suppress the slave trade in that area.

Mendes I. Cohen itinerary

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051969]
Identifier: MS-0189
Overview Mendes I. Cohen (1796-1879) was a Baltimore-based veteran of the War of 1812, banker, world traveler, and a member of the Maryland Legislature. This collection consists of a bound hand-written manuscript titled, "Diary of Six Years' Travels in Europe, Egypt, Nubia, Arabia, and the Holy Land from 1829 to 1835."

Philip D. Curtin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0364
Overview Philip D. Curtin (1922-2009) was a historian and author. The collection of author and historian, Philip D. Curtin, consists of materials related to his teaching and writing career dating from 1955 to 1993.

Slave Registration certificate

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0511
Overview This collection consists of a slave registration certificate issued on 24 March 1871 to Jacinto Texidor for his slave, Valentin, 51 years of age, born in Africa.

South Africa-Transvaal photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030072494]
Identifier: MS-0611
Scope and Contents These photographs portray rural and urban areas in South Africa near Krugersdorp, Hatherley, Pretoria, Lydenburg, Paard Kraal, Krugersdorp and Johansburg aorund 1892. The images show the development of Johannesburg: Market Buildings, Natal Bank, Grand National Hotel, Palace Buildings, Market Place, Wanderers' Club (the second oldest athletics club in South Africa), Post Office and other buildings. There are also images (and news clippings) of local businesses, such as Hatherly Distillery and...

William Churchill papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0225
Overview William Churchill, philologist, ethnologist, and writer, was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. in 1859. He was appointed United States consul-general to Samoa (1896-1899) where he pursued his interest in philology and ethnology. Churchill also studied African languages and culture but less seriously than those of Polynesia. This collection contains two scrapbooks which Churchill compiled on Africa and the South Pacific, respectively, as well as a written draft of his 1892 book, A...

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Names
Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916 1
American Leprosy Missions 1
American Mission to Lepers 1
Armstrong, S. C. (Samuel Chapman), 1839-1893 1
Bueding, Ernest, 1910-1986 1
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Cattell, James McKeen, 1860-1944 1
Chambers, William L. 1
Churchill, William, 1859-1920 1
Ciba Pharmaceutical Company 1
Clark, William Bullock, 1860-1917 1
Cohen, Mendes I., 1796-1879 1
Comstock, George C. (George Cary), 1855-1934 1
Curtin, Philip D. 1
Davis, William Morris, 1850-1934 1
Draper, Henry, 1837-1882 1
Eli Lilly and Company 1
Ferrel, William, 1817-1891 1
Finley, J. P. (John P.), 1854-1943 1
G.D. Searle & Co. 1
Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914 1
Gilbert, Grove Karl, 1843-1918 1
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 1
Goodale, George L. (George Lincoln), 1839-1923 1
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896 1
Gould, Benjamin Apthorp, 1824-1896 1
Greely, A. W. (Adolphus Washington), 1844-1935 1
Hall, Asaph, 1829-1907 1
Hoffmann-La Roche, Inc. 1
Houston, Edwin J. (Edwin James), 1847-1914 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Geology 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of History 1
Kelvin, William Thomson, Baron, 1824-1907 1
Kepple, Ernest Philip 1
Langley, S. P. (Samuel Pierpont), 1834-1906 1
Latham, I. A. 1
Lederle Laboratories 1
Margules, Max, 1856-1920 1
McLean, A. (Alexander) 1
Mendenhall, Thomas C. (Thomas Corwin), 1841-1924 1
Merck & Co. 1
Munroe, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1849-1938 1
Nichols, E. L. (Edward Leamington), 1854-1937 1
Packard, A. S. (Alpheus Spring), 1839-1905 1
Parke, Davis & Company 1
Pickering, Edward C. (Edward Charles), 1846-1919 1
Pupin, Michael, 1858-1935 1
Ritchie, Robert Welles, 1879-1942 1
Rowland, Henry Augustus, 1848-1901 1
Schott, Charles A. (Charles Anthony), 1826-1901 1
Schuster, Arthur, Sir, 1851-1934 1
Schweitzer, Albert, 1875-1965 1
Scribner, Charles, 1854-1930 1
Smyth, Herbert C. 1
Sorensen, Nels P. 1
Swarthmore College. Department of History 1
United States. Army. Signal Corps 1
United States. Weather Bureau 1
University of Wisconsin. Department of History 1
Very, Frank W. (Frank Washington), 1852-1927 1
Voeĭkov, A. I. (Aleksandr Ivanovich), 1842-1916 1
Ward, Robert DeCourcy, 1867-1931 1
Warner Observatory (Rochester, N.Y.) 1
Wayfarer's Bokshop 1
Wiley, Harvey Washington, 1844-1930 1
Winthrop Chemical Company (New York, N.Y.) 1
Young, Horatio Beauman 1
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