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Final handwritten draft of Vom Werden deutscher Filmkunst by Oskar Kalbus, including a printed version of Volume I

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151034438097]
Identifier: MS-0806
Overview This collection contains a hardback handwritten copy of Oskar Kalbus's Vom Werden deutscher Filmkunst, Volumes I and II. This draft, composed in approximately 1935, is the first attempt at an extensive account of German cinema. The manuscript is divided into two volumes concerning silent films and sound films, respectively.

French prisoner-of-war journals from World War II: "La Dernière Heure"

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030141711]
Identifier: MS-0771
Overview This item is a prisoner-of-war camp journal made up of three issues prepared in April, May and July of 1943 by three French internees at the Baltic port of Wismar. There is currently no biographical information on the creators.

Johns Hopkins University Dashiell Hammett collection

Identifier: MS-0748
Overview Samuel Dashiell Hammett (1894-1961) was an American author of hard-boiled detective novels and short stories, a screenplay writer, and political activist. The items in this artificially-assembled collection were created by or are related to Hammett and his literary career. The holding spans 1942 to 1943.

Johns Hopkins University Paul Robeson collection

Identifier: MS-0674
Overview Born on April 9, 1898, in Princeton, New Jersey, Paul Robeson went on to become a stellar athlete, civil rights activist, and an immensely popular singer and actor, known for his stage and film performances in The Emperor Jones and Show Boat. The collection contains ephemera documenting Robeson's career from 1924 to 1973, including: programs, souvenir books on his life story, magazines, playbills, photographs (black-and-white movie stills),...

Johns Hopkins University Robert Pirosh collection

Identifier: MS-0747
Overview Robert Pirosh (1910-1989) was an American film and television screenwriter, director, and producer. The holding contains materials relating to, owned, or created by Robert Pirosh. The collection is composed of primarily leather bound typewritten screenplays, which were Pirosh's presentation volumes of his scripts from movie productions he was involved in. The rest of the collection includes film stills, candid photographs, photographic negatives, and a press book relating to his films. The...

SAIS Reischauer Center records

Identifier: RG-07-275
Overview This collection consists of records of the Reischauer Center at the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University and are primarily audio and visual material. The dates of these materials have not been established, but do date from 1998 and before.

Screenplays and publicity materials featuring African American actors

Identifier: MS-0450
Overview The collection contains screenplays and publicity materials of movies that feature African American actors, dating from 1933 to 2004.

Screenplays portraying Asian and Asian American characters

Identifier: MS-0778
Overview This collection consists of film scripts that closely follow the depiction of Asian characters in Hollywood film history. It includes drafts, revisions, and final shooting scripts of film screenplays dating from 1929-2003. The scripts illustrate portrayals of Asians by Caucasian actors, as well as Asian American actors.

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