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Caleb Smith letters sent from Hong Kong to Ethelbert Marshall Smith in Amoy (Xieman), China

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030142453]
Identifier: MS-0796
Overview This collection consists of two letters written on May 28 and December 3, 1864 from Caleb Smith to his younger brother Ethelbert Marshall Smith. The letters describe business dealings overseas during the 19th century, as well as personal matters. Caleb Smith worked in Hong Kong at a small merchant firm, and Ethelbert worked in Amoy (Xiamen, China) as the United States unnoficial Vice-Consul before moving to work at an unnamed private company.

George B. Coale letters

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030055580]
Identifier: MS-0269
Overview George B. Coale (1819-1887) was an insurance executive in Baltimore. This collection consists of ten letters to George B. Coale ranging in date from 1832 to 1881.

James R. Randall letter to Charles F. Gunther and poem My Maryland!

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030134492]
Identifier: MS-0715
Overview James Ryder Randall (1839-1908) was a native of Maryland and penned the poem, Maryland, My Maryland! which was adopted as the state song in 1939. The collection includes autograph transcriptions of a letter to Charles F. Gunther of Chicago and the accompanying aforementioned poem.

Sidney Lanier papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0007
Overview Sidney Clopton Lanier (1842-1881) was an American musician, poet and author. The collection spans the years 1838 to 1998, with the bulk dating from 1838 to 1972. The material consists of correspondence, prose, poetry, lecture and music manuscripts, photographs, memorial information, and newspaper clippings.

Thomas family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0763
Overview 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,...

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Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 2
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 2
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
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Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 1
Gifford, Sanford Robinson, 1823-1880 1
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 1
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 1
Gunther, Charles Frederick, 1837-1920 1
Hamerik, Asger, 1843-1923 1
Hanson, John, 1715-1783 1
Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886 1
Hovey, Richard, 1864-1900 1
James Cummins Bookseller 1
Johns Hopkins University 1
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Johnston, Richard Malcolm, 1822-1898 1
Kirk, John Foster, 1824-1904 1
Lanier, Clifford Anderson, 1844-1908 1
Lanier, Mary Day 1
Lanier, Robert S. (Robert Sampson), 1880-1912 1
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 1
Lathrop, George Parsons, 1851-1898 1
LeConte, Joseph, 1823-1901 1
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 1
Lounsbury, Thomas R., 1838-1915 1
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 1
McEntee, Jervis, 1828-1891 1
Morgan, John Tyler, 1824-1907 1
Northrup, Milton Harlow 1
Oppersdorff, Mathias T., 1935- 1
Randall, James Ryder, 1839-1908 1
Sargent, Epes, 1813-1880 1
Smith, Caleb Tangier 1
Smith, Ethelbert Marshall 1
Spedding, James, 1808-1881 1
Spencer, Edward, 1834-1883 1
Spencer, Herbert, 1820-1903 1
Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908 1
Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 1
Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878 1
Thomas, Douglas H. (Douglas Hamilton) 1
Thomas, Douglas H., Jr. (Douglas Hamilton) 1
Thomas, John Hanson, 1813-1881 1
Thompson, Launt, 1833-1894 1
Ward, William Hayes, 1835-1916 1
Wheeler, John H. (John Hill), 1806-1882 1
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 1
Wilkinson, James John Garth, 1812-1899 1
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