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Ella Shields collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0971
Content Description

This collection contains sheet music for "You Oughta See My Baby" and "Why Did I Kiss That Girl," both editions featuring Ella Shields on the cover, as well as a playbill for a 1949 showing of the nostalgia music hall show "Thanks for the Memory," and five photographs of Ella Shields from various points in her career.

Dates: Circa 1905-1949

Friedman Sheet Music

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-MUS-011
Dates: 1986 - 1987

Funk, reggae, hip hop, and soul concert flyers and handouts from California

 Collection — Box: BW-2, Folder: 4
Identifier: MS-0811
Abstract

A collection of 82 printed flyers and handouts from the 1980s to 1990s advertising California funk, reggae, hip hop, and soul concerts and venues.

Dates: 1980s-1990s

George Boas papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0010
Abstract

George Boas (1891 – 1980) was a Professor of Philosophy at Johns Hopkins University. The collection spans the years from 1920 to 1980, and consists of articles, correspondence, notebooks, reprints, short stories, and speeches.

Dates: 1920-1980

Harry S. Dickey collection of Byroniana

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0072
Abstract Harry S. Dickey was a Baltimore business man and collector, who was born in 1891 and received his B.A. degree from The Johns Hopkins University in 1912. Dickey an admirer of the English poet, Lord Byron. This collection is composed of handwritten letters and poems relating to Byron, as well as published or printed sheet music, engravings, and article clippings. Notably, there are a few handwritten Oscar Wilde letters and poems, as Dickey was a collector of Wilde as well. The collection spans...
Dates: 1815-1959, 1981

Hopkins Symphony Orchestra records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-10-100
Abstract

The Hopkins Symphony Orchestra (HSO) was established in its present form in 1981 by Peabody Conservatory graduate student Catherine Overhauser. This collection consists of promotional flyers and posters, concert programs, and audio recordings of performances by the Hopkins Symphony Orchestra spanning 1986 to 2014.

Dates: 1986-2014

Jacques Barzun papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0501
Abstract The collection consists of approximately 250 letters written to Joan Peyser by Jacques Barzun, as well as edits that Barzun made on five of Peyser's New York Times articles for the purpose of inclusion in her book, The Music of Our Time: Collected Essays and Articles. Most of the letteres reflect Barzun's relationship with Peyser as her mentor and editor. The correspondence often includes clipping of articles by Barzun and others, as well as invitations to...
Dates: 1970 - 2007

Jewett & Company Publishers handkerchief printed with lines of music and lyrics for "Little Eva Song"

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0802
Abstract Jewett & Company Publishers was a Boston publishing company owned by John P. Jewett, made famous by the publication of Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin, to which he owned the rights. This collection includes a linen handkerchief produced by Jewett & Co. Publishers in 1852, with two lines of sheet music from "Little Eva Song," which was written by John G. Whittier, with music set by Manuel Emilio, and inspired by ...
Dates: 1852

John C. French collection of sheet music based on the writings of Edgar Allan Poe

 Collection
Identifier: MS-MUS-034
Scope and Contents This collection consists of music inspired by the writings of Edgar Allan Poe--including both vocal settings of Poe's actual text as well as instrumental programmtic pieces more loosely based on a particular work of Poe--dating from 1865 to 1957. There are published and manuscript copies, as well as a few photostatic copies. Especially well-represented are the original manuscripts of Joseph Holbrooke, an English composer working in the first half of the 20th century, whose long-standing...
Dates: 1865 - 1957

John Carbonell sheet music collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-MUS-0064
Abstract

John Cole was one of the earliest and most prolific sheet music publishers in Baltimore. This collection spanning his publishing career was collected by John Carbonell and subsequently organized by engraving plate number.

Dates: 1824-1838 and undated

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Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 1
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Chapin, Patti, 1903-1990 1
Charles Scribner's Sons 1
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Coleman, Ralf M., 1896-1976 1
Columbia University 1
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Cone, Etta 1
Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889 1
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900 1
Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 1
Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Dickey, Harry Stanley, 1891-1971 1
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Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905 1
Doll, Joseph, 1747-1819 1
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Dutcher, Salem 1
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Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 1
Glanville, Maxwell, 1918-1992 1
Globe Poster Corp.‏ 1
Glover, Stephen, 1813-1870 1
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Grauer, Albert Lee, 1886-1946 1
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Grauer, Neil A. 1
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Hamerik, Asger, 1843-1923 1
Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886 1
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.) 1
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Huberman, Leo, 1903-1968 1
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