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Engraved and illuminated marriage charter from Lyon, France

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0835
Overview An illuminated and engraved marriage charter on parchment, created in Lyon, France in June 1623. Marriage charters contained a briefly worded declaration of marriage and were blessed by a priest and given by a groom to the bride as a part of their wedding ceremony.

Hopkins Family collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0078
Overview Johns Hopkins (1795-1873) was a highly successful Baltimore merchant and philanthropist. He left much of his wealth to found a university and hospital in Baltimore. This collection contains manuscripts, photographs and printed material by or about Johns Hopkins and his ancestors, 1743-2005.

Janney family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0572
Overview The Janney family papers include correspondence, photographs, marriage certificates, photocopies of family trees, and travel diaries. The collection spans the 19th and 20th centuries.

Marriage Application of Johns Hopkins (identity not verified)

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030133338], Folder: 7
Identifier: MS-0687
Overview Marriage application of a man named Johns Hopkins (not the University's founder), dated 1797. The identity of this Johns Hopkins has not been verified. It is not the founder of Johns Hopkins University. Please see acquisitions correspondence for more information.