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Edward E. Ayer typescript memoir

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0719
Abstract Edward Everett Ayer (1841-1927) was an American business magnate, best remembered for the endowments of his substantial collections of books and original manuscripts to the Newberry Library and Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. He had over time built an immense fortune out of supplying timber to the 19th century's fast-growing railroad industry. The collection contains a bound volume of a memoir written by Ayer, titled Reminiscences and Travels of Edward E....
Dates: circa 1924

Edward Spencer papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0149
Scope and Contents Papers consist largely of Edward Spencer's personal papers although there are some papers of his parents and of his grandson Gellert S. Alleman. Edward Spencer's papers relate to his literary career. The earliest papers are school notebooks from the Trinity School in Baltimore (1848-49) and Princeton University (1853-58). Spencer reused his student notebooks for his later literary work so some of these notebooks also contain his stories. Also in the papers are notebooks and drafts of...
Dates: 1803-1960

Edwin Booth papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0253
Scope and Contents

Collection consists largely of clippings related to Edwin Booth and other 19th century actors. Booth items include notice of a birthday celebration in Baltimore (1898), and the dedication of a memorial window in a church in New York City (1898). Also included are orbituaries of other actors of the period: Stuart Robson, John Sleeper Clarke and Creston Clarke. A photograph of John Wilkes Booth and a clipping describing Greenmount cemetery, where Booth is buried.

Dates: 1890-1940

Edwin Litchfield Turnbull papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0103
Abstract

Edwin Litchfield Turnbull (1872-1927) was a musician who helped create both the Johns Hopkins University and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. The collection spans the years 1881-1971 and consists of approximately 400 letters, photographs, loose newspaper clippings, juvenile notebooks, and 13 scrapbooks of newspaper clippings relating to musical, social, or other events.

Dates: 1881-1971

Elisabeth Gilman papers

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Identifier: MS-0235
Abstract

Elisabeth Gilman was born in New Haven, Connecticut, December 25, 1867. She was the younger daughter of Daniel Coit and Mary (Ketcham) Gilman. Her father was a college professor and the first president of The Johns Hopkins University. The papers consist of correspondence, speeches, writings, diaries, newspaper clippings, printed material, memorabilia, and photographs.

Dates: 1872-1949

Ernst Cloos papers

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Identifier: MS-0124
Abstract

Ernst Cloos (1898-1974) was a structural geologist and professor at The Johns Hopkins University. The collection documents Cloos's field work and research through his meticulous, detailed field notebooks and research data dating from 1921-1980.

Dates: 1921-1980

Family and Children's Society records

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Identifier: MS-0360
Scope and Contents The collection spans the years, 1849-1977, and is a study of the Family and Children's Society and its predecessor agencies in Baltimore, MD. The history materials, office files, and financial records provide a remarkable record of more than a century of charity work in an American city. The collection does not include any references to the most recent merger completed in 1985 from which the Society became known as Family and Children's Services of Central Maryland. The collection...
Dates: 1849-1977

Ferdinand Hamburger, Jr. papers

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Identifier: MS-0738
Abstract Ferdinand Hamburger, Jr. contributed over fifty years of service to The Johns Hopkins University as a student, faculty member and administrator. The personal papers of Ferdinand Hamburger, Jr., spanning the years 1924 to 1986, include professional publications, lectures, addresses, and class and seminar notes. There are also records pertaining to Hamburger's service as Director of Centennial Planning for The Johns Hopkins University, records concerning the founding of the Archives, and files...
Dates: 1924-1986

Floyd-Urner family papers

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Identifier: MS-0629
Scope and Contents The collection includes correspondence, ephemera, a small collection of material related to the "Colored Normal Industrial Agricultural and Mechanical College of South Carolina," photographs, and a scrapbook. Correspondence is primarily written by and to members of the Floyd and Urner families from the 1890s to the 1930s. The small collection of materials relating to the "Colored Normal Industrial Agricultural and Mechanical College of South Carolina" spans 1896 to 1915 and...
Dates: 1800-1984; Majority of material found within 1800 - 1945

Francese Hubbard Litchfield Turnbull papers

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Identifier: MS-0229
Scope and Contents This small collection gives a glimpse of the literary life of Baltimore in the late nineteenth century. Francese Turnbull was an author and patron of the arts. This collection is not her complete papers but deals with two of her interests: the patronage of Sidney Lanier and her membership in the Woman's Literary Club of Baltimore. The material on Lanier briefly describes the Turnbull's friendship with Sidney and Mary Day Lanier and details some of the activities the...
Dates: 1870-1927

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Malone, Kemp, 1889-1971 3
Marburg, Theodore, 1862-1946 3
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 3
Scharf, J. Thomas (John Thomas), 1843-1898 3
Spencer, Edward, 1834-1883 3
Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 3
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 2
Charity Organization Society of Baltimore City 2
Family Welfare Association of Baltimore 2
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 2
Grauer, Neil A. 2
Greenlaw, Edwin, 1874-1931 2
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 2
Hughes, Charles Evans, 1862-1948 2
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Geology 2
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Lanier, Charles D. (Charles Day), 1868-1945 2
Lanier, Clifford Anderson, 1844-1908 2
Lanier, Henry Wysham, 1873- 2
Lattimore, Owen, 1900-1989 2
Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 2
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 2
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 2
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) 2
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Stimson, Henry L. (Henry Lewis), 1867-1950 2
Thomas, Douglas H. (Douglas Hamilton) 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
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Abercrombie, Lascelles, 1881-1938 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
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Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 1
Ageton, Arthur A. (Arthur Ainslie), 1900-1971 1
Agle, Nan Hayden 1
Aguirre Velásquez, Eduardo 1
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
Alfaro, Ricardo J. (Ricardo Joaquín), 1882-1971 1
Allam, M. W. 1
Alleman, Gellert Spencer, 1913- 1
Allen, Douglas H. 1
Alling, Duncan W. 1
American Ballet Theatre 1
American Veterans Committee 1
American Water Works Association 1
Ancel, Richard 1
Anderson, Dillon, 1906-1974 1
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Arias Madrid, Harmodio, 1886-1962 1
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Armour, Norman, 1887-1982 1
Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801 1
Arnold, Matthew, 1822-1888 1
Artôt, Désirée, 1835-1907 1
Astor, Vincent, 1891-1959 1
Atherton, Ray, 1883-1960 1
Auer, Leopold, 1845-1930 1
Austin, Warren Robinson, 1877-1962 1
Ayer, Edward Everett, 1841-1927 1
Balk, Robert, 1899-1955 1
Ballantine, Arthur A. (Arthur Atwood), 1883-1960 1
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Bard, Philip, 1898-1977 1
Barney, Joshua, 1759-1818 1
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Bayard, Thomas F. (Thomas Francis), 1828-1898 1
Bayle, Henri de 1
Beale, Marie Oge, 1880-1956 1
Beaulac, Willard Leon, 1899- 1
Beck, James M. (James Montgomery), 1861-1936 1
Behn, Hernand 1
Behn, Sosthenes, 1882-1957 1
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Bell, James Ford, 1879-1961 1
Belmont, Perry, 1850-1947 1
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Bertil, Prince, son of Gustav VI Adolf, King of Sweden, 1912- 1
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Birckhead, Hugh, -1929 1
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Blair, Floyd C. 1
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Boas, George, 1891-1980 1
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Boehm, Margaret Donaldson, 1894- 1
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