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Johns Hopkins University Maurice Sand collection

Identifier: MS-0495
Overview Jean-Franois-Maurice-Arnauld, Baron Dudevant, better known as Maurice Sand (1823-1889 in Nohant-Vic), was a French illustrator, writer, and playwright. This is an artificially assembled collection with manuscript material chosen by the curators of Special Collections, related to or created by Maurice Sand.

Johns Hopkins University "May 1968" protests collection

Identifier: MS-0678
Overview The volatile period of civil unrest in France during May 1968 was punctuated by demonstrations and massive general strikes as well as the occupation of universities and factories across France. At the height of its fervor, it virtually brought the entire advanced capitalist economy of France to a dramatic halt. This artificially-created collection contains posters, protest leaflets, tracts, and photographs from these student protests in May 1968.

Johns Hopkins University World's Fair collection

Identifier: MS-0545
Overview This artificially-assembled collection consists of materials relating to international World's Fairs and Expositions, including photographs; postcards; written travelogues or personal accounts of the fairs; ephemera, including programs and printed souvenirs; lithographs and engravings; and physical objects. The materials date from the 1830s to the 1960s.

J.P.R. Cuisin manuscript: Les Lunes Poétiques des Deux Mondes; Contemplations Philosophiques, Historiques, Morales et Religieuses

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151034441075]
Identifier: MS-0831
Overview An autographed manuscript by P. Cuisin, titled Les Lunes poétiques des deux-mondes; Contemplations Philosophiques, Historiques, Morales et Religieuses. The manuscript is undated, but was likely created in Paris between 1820 and 1845. P. Cuisin, also known as J.P.R Cuisin, was a Parisian author who was born in 1777 and died in approximately 1845.

Kinopocket French flip book depicting newlyweds

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030142453]
Identifier: MS-0792
Overview This item is a flip book containing gelatin silver prints which depict a pair of newlyweds as their car arrives amid a crowd of onlookers. The flip book was created in Paris in the early 1900s by a company called Kinopocket. There is currently no additional creator information available on Kinopocket.

Louis Buffier postcard featuring Guy Debord graffiti: "Les Conseils Superflus. Ne travaillez jamais"

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151034438071], Folder: 22
Identifier: MS-0820
Overview This item is a French postcard created in the 1960s. The postcard was designed by French postcard maker Louis Buffier, and features a colorized photograph of graffiti done by Guy Debord in Paris. Guy Debord was French Marxist theorist, philosopher, author, and filmmaker who was born in 1931 and died in 1964. Louis Buffier was a French postcard maker active during the 1960s.

Medieval manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030068195]
Identifier: MS-0528
Abstract Collection consists of a medieval manuscript granting half a farm, originating from France, dated July 22, 1359. The property is granted by Steue Decalmelas, inhabitant of the castle of Caylus.

Paris Commune photo album

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030133460]
Identifier: MS-0693
Overview Copied from dealer description: "Album offering extensive photographic documentation of the Paris Commune and its aftermath, 1871-circa 1985." The Paris Commune was a revolutionary socialist government that ruled Paris from 18 March to 28 May, 1871.

Pierre Lafon papers

Identifier: MS-0041
Overview Pierre Lafon or Lafond was a French stage actor born in Lalinde in the Dordogne on September 1, 1773.The collection consists of contracts, theatre bills, marriage documents, letters, totalling 47 items, which span the years 1797 - 1838.

Prosper Mérimée handwritten letter to A. Romieu

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030118933]
Identifier: MS-0734
Overview Prosper Mérimée (1803-1870) was a French dramatist, historian, archaeologist, and short story writer, perhaps best known for his novella Carmen. This item is a handwritten letter by Mérimée to Auguste Romieu, dated May 26, 1852, Paris. The letter spans one page and a half, in addition to two blank pages.

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Carreras Tobacco Company 1
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Century 21 Exposition (1962, Seattle, Wash.) 1
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Isou, Isidore 1
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Jamestown Ter-centennial Exposition (1907) 1
Janin, H. 1
Jannin, H. (lithographer) 1
Jaques and Son (London, England) 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of History 1
Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792 1
Jorn, Asger, 1914-1973 1
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Laboulaye, Édouard, 1811-1883 1
Lafon, Pierre, 1773-1846 1
Lancaster, Henry Carrington, 1882-1954 1
Launey, Bernard René Jourdan, marquis de, 1740-1789 1
Lawrence, John 1
Lemaître, Maurice, 1926- 1
Lemaître, Maurice, 1926- 1
Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company 1
Libri, Guillaume, 1803-1869 1
Littlefield, Walter, 1867-1948 1
Louis Philippe, King of the French, 1773-1850 1
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) 1
Luguet family 1
Luguet, René, 1813-1905 1
Mahérault, Marie Joseph François, 1795-1879 1
Malteste, Louis, 1862-1928 1
Martin, Marty 1
McLoughlin Bros. 1
McMaster, Richard H. 1
Meriwether, Robert Lee, 1890-1958 1
Milton Bradley & Co. 1
Montfort, Michael 1
Morrison, Murray 1
Mérimée, Prosper, 1803-1870 1
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.) 1
New York World's Fair (1964-1965 : New York, N.Y.) 1
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Pacific Coast Dry Goods Co. 1
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