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Oliver Wendell Holmes collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0025
Overview 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.

Raymond Dexter Havens papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0024
Overview Raymond Dexter Havens, educator and author, was born in Rochester, New York in 1880. In 1925, he joined The Johns Hopkins University faculty as Caroline Donovan Professor of English, a post he held until his retirement in 1949. In 1931, Havens was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.The collections consists of correspondence; reprints, articles, and clippings; outlines, course note, study guides, and bibliographies; an autograph album contains holographic messages from...

Richard Davis Harding collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0016
Overview Richard Harding Davis was an American journalist, war correspondent, and novelist. The collection consists of autograph letters and manuscript fragments of well-known literary figures of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Most of the items were exhibited at the World's Fair in 1893.

Richard Frary collection of 20th-century authors' materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0398
Abstract The collection includes letters, manuscripts, photographs, and other material related to 20th-century authors, including John Dos Passos, the artist Rockwell Kent, Sinclair Lewis, James Joyce, Theodore Dreiser, Frank Norris, and Carl Van Vechten, 1897-1990.

Richard Frary collection of Stephen Crane materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0421
Overview Stephen Crane (1871-1900) was an American novelist, poet, and short story writer, who in 1895 wrote "The Red Badge of Courage", which earned him international acclaim. This collection of materials relating to Crane, compiled by Johns Hopkins University alumnus Richard Frary, includes letters (many by Crane), events ephemera, photographs, articles of literary criticism, and sheet music (inspired by his fiction). The materials date from the 1890s to the early 2000s.

Richard Frary collection of Theodore Dreiser materials

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030056539]
Identifier: MS-0463
Overview Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser (1871–1945) was an American novelist and journalist of the naturalist school. The collection consists of ten items and includes reviews of Dreiser's works; articles on Dreiser; and a copy of one of his short stories, "The Lost Phoebe." Dates of the items in the collection range from 1943~1949, 1965~1969, and 1986.

Robert A. Wilson collection of Gertrude Stein materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0785
Overview Robert A. Wilson (1922-2016) was a Baltimore native who owned the Phoenix Book Shop in Greenwich Village, New York and was a well-known collector of signed first editions of works by his favorite literary figures, particularly Gertrude Stein. Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) was an American expatriate novelist, playwright, poet, and art collector. She was born outside Pittsburgh, lived in Oakland, California, and then spent the rest of her life in Paris, France, becoming a part of the Parisian...

Robert Wilson papers

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Identifier: MS-0496
Overview Robert A. Wilson (1922-2016) was the fifth owner of the Phoenix Bookshop in Greenwich Village, which he ran until it closed in 1988. The collection consists of materials dating from 1938 to 2006, including correspondence, photographs and copies of Wilson's published writings.

Sidney Offit papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0395
Scope and Contents The papers of Sidney Offit relate his career as writer, teacher, and active participant in the literary and civic life of New York City. The collection spans the years 1928-1997 and includes photographs and mementos from his early life in Baltimore, MD to the reviews and accolades for his published volume, Memoir of the Bookie's Son. Series 1: Writings forms the largest part of the collection, and it is in this series where examples of Offit's manuscript writings and...

Spelman Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0392
Overview The collection consists primarily of writings with additional family papers, photographs, and correspondence. The materials range in date from 1726 to 1972. The content is mostly related to the lives of Leolyn Louise Everett Spelman and Timothy Mather Spelman.

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Johns Hopkins University 6
Frary, Richard, 1947- 5
Barth, John, 1930- 3
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945 3
Wilson, Robert, 1922- 3
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Bayard, Thomas F. (Thomas Francis), 1828-1898 2
Boas, George, 1891-1980 2
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 2
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 2
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 2
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 2
Johns Hopkins University. Department of English 2
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 2
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 2
Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951 2
Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 2
Mabie, Hamilton Wright, 1846-1916 2
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 2
Mims, Edwin, 1872-1959 2
Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914 2
Poole, Gray Johnson 2
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 2
Russell, George William, 1867-1935 2
Scharf, J. Thomas (John Thomas), 1843-1898 2
Starrett, Vincent, 1886-1974 2
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964 2
Wertheim, Stanley 2
Abbott, Benjamin Vaughan, 1830-1890 1
Abbott, Lyman, 1835-1922 1
Adams, Charles Francis, 1835-1915 1
Adams, Charles Kendall, 1835-1902 1
Adler, Betty, 1918-1973 1
Adler, Felix, 1851-1933 1
Agle, Nan Hayden 1
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
Alleman, Gellert Spencer, 1913- 1
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 1
Allen, Fred H. (Fred Hovey), 1845-1926 1
Allen, James Lane, 1849-1925 1
Allibone, S. Austin (Samuel Austin), 1816-1889 1
American Center of P.E.N. 1
American Philological Association 1
American Philosophical Society 1
Anderson, Rasmus Björn, 1846-1936 1
Andrew, John A. (John Albion), 1818-1867 1
Antioch College 1
Aristotle 1
Armstrong, S. C. (Samuel Chapman), 1839-1893 1
Atkinson, Edward, 1827-1905 1
Austin, Aleine, 1922- 1
Authors Guild Foundation (U.S.) 1
Babcock, James F. (James Francis), 1844-1897 1
Badeau, Adam, 1831-1895 1
Baker, Carlos, 1909-1987 1
Baldwin, Simeon E. (Simeon Eben), 1840-1927 1
Ballou, Maturin Murray, 1820-1895 1
Baltimore Museum of Art 1
Bancroft, Frederic, 1860-1945 1
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918 1
Barth, Shelly 1
Bartlett, John, 1820-1905 1
Bate, Walter Jackson, 1918-1999 1
Beal family (New York) 1
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 1
Becker, Ruth Ann 1
Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956 1
Beers, Henry A. (Henry Augustin), 1847-1926 1
Beirne, Francis F., 1890-1972 1
Bell, Alexander Melville, 1819-1905 1
Benét, Stephen Vincent, 1898-1943 1
Benét, William Rose, 1886-1950 1
Benoît-Smullyan, Mary Louise, 1914- 1
Benson, E. F. (Edward Frederic), 1867-1940 1
Bessey, Charles E. (Charles Edwin), 1845-1915 1
Biklé, Henry Wolf, 1877-1942 1
Biklé, Lucy Leffingwell Cable, 1875- 1
Biklé, Lucy Leffingwell Cable, 1875- 1
Birney, William, 1819-1907 1
Blatchford, Samuel, 1820-1893 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Booth, Junius Brutus, 1796-1852 1
Borden, Lizzie, 1860-1927 1
Bourne, Edward Gaylord, 1860-1908 1
Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999 1
Bowles, Samuel, 1851-1915 1
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 1
Bowra, C. M. (Cecil Maurice), 1898-1971 1
Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth, 1848-1895 1
Boys' Latin School (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Bready, James H. 1
Brenner, Philip 1
Bridges, Harry, 1901-1990 1
Brigham, Amariah, 1798-1849 1
Brown, Bob, 1886-1959 1
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 1
Brush, Charles Francis, 1849-1929 1
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Buck, Alvin, 1838-1922 1
Buck, Elizabeth Ann Ashby, 1820?-1904 1
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