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Aleine Austin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0397
Abstract

Aleine Austin was historian and author born in New York City, July 19, 1922. The papers, dating from 1940 to 1991, consist of student notes, lecture notes, published articles, manuscript notes, recordings, photographs, correspondence, and a selection of papers that document Aleine Austin's interest and work in the American labor movement.

Dates: 1940-1991

Alexandre Dumas handwritten note to François Buloz

 Collection — Box: BW-7
Identifier: MS-0733
Abstract Alexandre Dumas, born Dumas Davy de la Pailleterie (1802 – 5 December 1870), also known as Alexandre Dumas, père, was a French writer. Many of his historical novels of high adventure were originally published as serials, including The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers. Alexandre Dumas, fils (1824-1895) was a French writer and dramatist, best known for Camille (a.k.a. The Lady of the...
Dates: undated, 1894

Charles Alphonso Smith papers

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0050
Abstract

C. Alphonso Smith (1864 – 1924) was an American Professor of English, college dean, philologist, and folklorist. The collection consists largely of clippings from newspapers and periodical regarding the English language and the introduction of slang words used by the military, ranging from 1905-1923.

Dates: 1905-1923

Francese Hubbard Litchfield Turnbull papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0229
Scope and Contents This small collection gives a glimpse of the literary life of Baltimore in the late nineteenth century. Francese Turnbull was an author and patron of the arts. This collection is not her complete papers but deals with two of her interests: the patronage of Sidney Lanier and her membership in the Woman's Literary Club of Baltimore. The material on Lanier briefly describes the Turnbull's friendship with Sidney and Mary Day Lanier and details some of the activities the...
Dates: 1870-1927

Glenway Wescott collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0497
Abstract

Glenway Wescott (1901–1987) was an American poet, novelist, essayist and a figure of the American expatriate literary community in Paris during the 1920s. The collection consists of two notecards, three letters, a photograph, and an article from the New Yorker. Materials range in date from 1945-1967.

Dates: 1945-1967

Grace Denio Litchfield scrapbooks

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0417
Abstract

Grace Denio Litchfield (1849-1944) was an American poet and novelist. This collections consists of nine scrapbooks, with material dating from 1871 through 1936, including copies and reviews of Litchfield's literary work.

Dates: 1871-1936

H. L. Mencken collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0476
Abstract

This is an artificial collection made up of printed ephemera, letters, and photographs that accompanied books by and about H. L. Mencken.

Dates: 1900-1996

Paulene Elenora Myers collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0790
Abstract

This collection contains materials relating to Paulene Myers, an American actress who was born in 1913 and died in 1996. The collection dates from approximately the 1950s to the 1990s, and includes ephemera, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and notes documenting her career.

Dates: approximately 1950s-1990s

Raymond Dexter Havens papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0024
Abstract 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...
Dates: 1769-1954

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

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...
Dates: 1932-1997

William Churchill papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0225
Abstract 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, ...
Dates: 1908-1911

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Johns Hopkins University 3
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 2
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 2
Lanier, Clifford Anderson, 1844-1908 2
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Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 2
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 2
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Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 1
American Center of P.E.N. 1
Antioch College 1
Austin, Aleine, 1922- 1
Authors Guild Foundation (U.S.) 1
Baker, Carlos, 1909-1987 1
Bate, Walter Jackson, 1918-1999 1
Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956 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
Boas, George, 1891-1980 1
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 1
Bowra, C. M. (Cecil Maurice), 1898-1971 1
Bridges, Harry, 1901-1990 1
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 1
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 1
Buloz, Francois, 1803-1877 1
Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961 1
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 1
Chambers, William L. 1
Charles Scribner's Sons 1
Chew, Samuel C. (Samuel Claggett), 1888-1960 1
Churchill, William, 1859-1920 1
Clarkson, Thomas, 1760-1846 1
Cleveland, E. E. (Edward Earl), 1921- 1
Colum, Padraic, 1881-1972 1
Columbia University 1
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 1
Curry, Kenneth 1
Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 1
Darbishire, Helen, 1881-1961 1
Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905 1
Dodsley, Robert, 1703-1764 1
Draper, John William, 1893- 1
Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870 1
Dumas, Alexandre, 1824-1895 1
Dutcher, Salem 1
Edel, Leon, 1907-1997 1
Frary, Richard, 1947- 1
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 1
Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 1
George Polk Awards 1
Gohn, Ernest Salisbury, 1922- 1
Gough, Richard, 1735-1809 1
Guiterman, Arthur, 1871-1943 1
Hamerik, Asger, 1843-1923 1
Hancock, Walker Kirtland, 1901-1998 1
Havens, Raymond Dexter, 1880-1954 1
Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886 1
Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984 1
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.) 1
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 1
Horton, Myles, 1905-1990 1
Horton, Zilphia, 1910-1956 1
Hovey, Richard, 1864-1900 1
Huberman, Leo, 1903-1968 1
Huxley, Julian, 1887-1975 1
James, Henry, 1843-1916 1
Johansen, John C. (John Christen), 1876-1964 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of English 1
Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 1
Johnston, Richard Malcolm, 1822-1898 1
Kepple, Ernest Philip 1
Kirk, John Foster, 1824-1904 1
Lamb, Charles, 1775-1834 1
Lanier, Charles D. (Charles Day), 1868-1945 1
Lanier, Henry Wysham, 1873- 1
Lanier, Robert S. (Robert Sampson), 1880-1912 1
Lathrop, George Parsons, 1851-1898 1
LeConte, Joseph, 1823-1901 1
Lindsay, Vachel, 1879-1931 1
Litchfield, Grace Denio, 1849-1944 1
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 1
Longsdorf, Kenneth 1
Lounsbury, Thomas R., 1838-1915 1
Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 1
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 1
Malone, Edmond, 1741-1812 1
McLean, A. (Alexander) 1
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 1
Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950 1
Milton, John, 1608-1674 1
Mims, Edwin, 1872-1959 1
Monroe, Harriet, 1860-1936 1
Morgan, John Tyler, 1824-1907 1
Myers, Pauline, 1913-1996 1
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) 1
New York University 1
Nicoll, Allardyce, 1894-1976 1
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