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Charles Lane Poor papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0119
Overview Charles Lane Poor (1866-1951) was an alumnus of Johns Hopkins University and a professor of astronomy and celestial mechanics at Columbia noted for his opposition to Einstein's theory of relativity. Materials date from 1898-1945 and include reports, lectures, reprints, correspondence, photographs, and nine volumes of published articles.

David P. Stern archives

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0718
Overview Born in Czechoslovakia, David Stern grew up in Israel, studying physics at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and at the Israel Institute of Technology (Technion) in Haifa, where he wrote his doctoral thesis on an underground experiment on cosmic rays. Until his retirement in 2001, Stern was associated with Goddard Space Flight Center, studying theoretical aspects of the Earth's magnetosphere, in particular its large-scale electrodynamics, global description of its magnetic fields, and particle...

George Stock Benton papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0403
Overview George Stock Benton (1917-1999) was an American meteorologist and educator who helped create the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Johns Hopkins. This collection consists of materials dating from 1950-1990, including articles and reports, files on the US/China Working Group in Atmospheric Sciences and Technology, subject files, slides and photographs, and personal items.

Henry Rowland papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0006
Overview Henry Augustus Rowland (November 27, 1848 – April 16, 1901) was an American physicist. Between 1899 and 1901 he served as the first president of the American Physical Society. The collection spans the years 1793 to 1970, but the bulk of the material is that created by Rowland and dates from 1868 to 1901. The papers consist of correspondence, diaries, research notebooks, lab notes and calculations, patents and agreements, lectures, writings, bills and receipts, reprints, and newspaper clippings.

James C. Walker papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0754
Content Description Professional papers of physics professor, James Calvin "Cal" Walker, with some personal pieces of correspondence and photographs. Professional papers compose of grants and grant finances, letters of recommendation, conference and travel files, teaching files, general academic correspondence, manuscripts from early in his career, readers, organizational membership files, research notes and studies, charts, transparencies, and X-rays. The papers range from the 1960s to the early 2000s.

Jan Michael Minkowski papers

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Identifier: MS-0319
Scope and Contents The papers of Johns Hopkins University professor, Jan Michael Minkowski, document his demanding course work and research at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 1946-1948, and his teaching and research career at Hopkins, 1960-1987. Along with his student papers are lecture notes, and other course material from classes taught by Dr. Minkowski in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Included are notes and contract information from Dr. Minkowski's position as research...

Johns Hopkins University Joseph Sweetman Ames collection

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Identifier: MS-0061
Overview Joseph Sweetman Ames became Director of the Physical Laboratory at Johns Hopkins University in 1901. He taught until becoming provost of the University in 1926 and president from 1929 to 1935. This collection largely consists of speeches and lectures given at Johns Hopkins, but also includes correspondence, photographs, reprints, and biographical information.

Owen M. Phillips papers

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Identifier: MS-0636
Overview Owen Martin Phillips (1930-2010) was a Johns Hopkins University professor of Geophysics. This collection consists of the personal and professional papers of Professor Owen M. Phillips, which date from approximately the 1940s-1990s. This collection has not been processed.

Richard Threlkeld Cox papers

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051977]
Identifier: MS-0132
Overview The collection consists of a few items of correspondence, clippings, pamphlest, and a partially typed manuscript of "The Algebra of Probably Inference."

W. J. A. Bliss papers

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Identifier: MS-0110
Overview William Julian Albert Bliss was born in Washington, DC in 1867 and was both a student and a professor at Johns Hopkins University. The collection consists of notebooks lecture notes, writings, and correspondence. The material spans 1892-1927, with the bulk spanning 1892-1894 and 1925-1927, and cover two periods of Bliss's career at Hopkins.

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Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916 1
Benton, George Stock, 1917-1999 1
Bliss, W. J. A., 1867-1940 1
Carhart, Henry S. (Henry Smith), 1844-1920 1
Carlyle Barton Laboratory 1
Clark, William Bullock, 1860-1917 1
Courant, Richard, 1888-1972 1
Dunér, N. C. (Nils Christofer), 1839-1914 1
Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 1
Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule 1
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 1
Elsasser, Walter M., 1904- 1
G.W.C. Whiting School of Engineering. Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science 1
General Electric Company 1
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 1
Goddard Space Flight Center 1
Gonseth, Ferdinand, 1890-1975 1
Hale, George Ellery, 1868-1938 1
Hasselberg, B. (Bernhard), 1848-1922 1
Hastings, Charles S. (Charles Sheldon), 1849-1932 1
Howell, William H. (William Henry), 1860-1945 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Electrical Engineering 1
Johns Hopkins University. Radiation Laboratory 1
Langley, S. P. (Samuel Pierpont), 1834-1906 1
Marsh, Othniel Charles, 1831-1899 1
Maxwell, James Clerk, 1831-1879 1
Mendenhall, Thomas C. (Thomas Corwin), 1841-1924 1
Michelson, Albert A. (Albert Abraham), 1852-1931 1
Minkowski, Jan Michael, 1916-1991 1
Murnaghan, Francis D. (Francis Dominic), 1893-1976 1
Nichols, E. L. (Edward Leamington), 1854-1937 1
Northrup, Edwin F. (Edwin Fitch), 1866-1940 1
Pauli, Wolfgang, 1900-1958 1
Pfluger, Albert, 1907- 1
Phillips, O. M. (Owen M.), 1930-2010 1
Poor, Charles Lane, 1866-1951 1
Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927 1
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Francis Delano), 1882-1945 1
Rubin, Harry, 1926- 1
Seitz, Frederick, 1911-2008 1
Silliman, Justus M. (Justus Mitchell), 1842-1896 1
Sommerfeld, Arnold, 1868-1951 1
Stern, David P. (David Peter), 1931- 1
Stiefel, Eduard L., 1909- 1
Stokes, George Gabriel, 1819-1903 1
Trowbridge, John, 1843-1923 1
United States. National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics 1
Walker, James C. (James Calvin), 1935-2016 1
Welch, William Henry, 1850-1934 1
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company 1
Wiegand, Henry Hazlehurst, 1858-1943 1
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