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Edna St. Vincent Millay letter

 Collection — Box: BW-11
Identifier: MS-0526
Abstract

Edna St. Vincent Millay (February 22, 1892 - October 19, 1950) was an American lyrical poet and playwright and the first woman to receive the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. Collection consists of a one page letter containing a 14-line handwritten poem. An envelope is included and post-marked in New York in 1954, four years after the author's death.

Dates: undated (postmarked 1954)

Elisabeth Gilman papers

 Collection
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

Elliott Coleman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0013
Abstract

Elliott Coleman founded the Department of Writing, Speech and Drama at Johns Hopkins University in September 1946, the predecessor to The Writing Seminars. The collection consist of correspondence, manuscript poems, printed materials, and photographs. It spans the years 1932 to 1980 with the bulk of the material from 1978-1979.

Dates: 1932-1980

Harry S. Dickey collection of Byroniana

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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

Henry Phillips Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0045
Abstract

Henry Phillips, Jr. (1838-1895), was an author, philologist, and numismatist. The collection consists largely of the manuscript writings of the author dating from 1862-1892.

Dates: 1852-1892

James R. Randall letter to Charles F. Gunther and poem My Maryland!

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0715
Abstract

James Ryder Randall (1839-1908) was a native of Maryland and penned the poem, Maryland, My Maryland! which was adopted as the state song in 1939. The collection includes autograph transcriptions of a letter to Charles F. Gunther of Chicago and the accompanying aforementioned poem.

Dates: 1884 - 1884

Jorge Guillén writings and letters to Nancy Palmer Wardropper

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0203
Abstract

Jorge Guillén y Alvarez was a Spanish poet as well as a university teacher, scholar and literary critic. The collection consists of writings and outgoing letters spanning 1957-1984.

Dates: 1957-1984

Marianne Moore correspondence with Stephen Garmey

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Identifier: MS-0696
Abstract Marianne Craig Moore (November 15, 1887 – February 5, 1972) was an American Modernist poet, critic, translator, and editor. Her poetry is noted for formal innovation, precise diction, irony, and wit. Stephen Garmley was a friend a Moore's an a longtime vicar of Calvary Eposicopal Church. Garley was also the author of Gramercy Park: An Illustrated History of a New York Neighborhood (1984). The collection spans 1957 to 1962 and chiefly is made up of letters...
Dates: 1956-1962

Mary C. Goodwillie papers

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Identifier: MS-0021
Abstract Mary C. Goodwillie was born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1870, the daughter of Thomas C. and Mary Goodwillie. She attended Miss Hershey's School in Boston, there developing a love and appreciation of literature. She came to Baltimore with her family in 1898. Goodwillie was for many years active in the Family Welfare Association and from 1924-1945 was president of the Baltimore Social Service Exchange. She was also president of the Friends of the Johns Hopkins University Library, and during World...
Dates: 1916 - 1949

Richard Frary collection of Stephen Crane materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0421
Abstract

Stephen Crane (1871-1900) was an American novelist, poet, and short story writer, who in 1895 wrote "The Red Badge of Courage", which earned him international acclaim. This collection of materials relating to Crane, compiled by Johns Hopkins University alumnus Richard Frary, includes letters (many by Crane), events ephemera, photographs, articles of literary criticism, and sheet music (inspired by his fiction). The materials date from the 1890s to the early 2000s.

Dates: 1890s-early 2000s

Sidney Lanier papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0007
Abstract

Sidney Clopton Lanier (1842-1881) was a Confederate soldier, musician, poet and author who lectured in English Literature at Johns Hopkins University and played flute in the Peabody Orchestra. The collection consists of correspondence, prose, poetry, lecture and music manuscripts, photographs, memorial information, newspaper clippings, and other materials.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1857-1950; 1850s-2009

William Hand Browne papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0011
Abstract

Correspondence, publications, writings, photographs, and other personal papers of William Hand Browne, an early Johns Hopkins University librarian and English Professor, a life-long resident of the Baltimore area, and a Confederate sympathizer who helped promote the racism of the "Lost Cause" mythology in the years following the American Civil War.

Dates: 1825-1999; Majority of material found in 1850s-1912

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Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 2
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 2
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 2
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 2
Spencer, Edward, 1834-1883 2
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Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 2
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 1
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
American Philosophical Society 1
Arnold, Matthew, 1822-1888 1
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 1
Blackmur, R. P. (Richard P.), 1904-1965 1
Boas, George, 1891-1980 1
Broughton, John Cam Hobhouse, Baron, 1786-1869 1
Browne, Lucy Hand 1
Browne, Owens Hand 1
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 1
Byron, Anne Isabella Milbanke Byron, Baroness, 1792-1860 1
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 1
Charles Scribner's Sons 1
Coleman, Elliott, 1906-1980 1
Coolidge, Susan, 1835-1905 1
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900 1
Cummings, E.E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 1
Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 1
Dickey, Harry Stanley, 1891-1971 1
Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905 1
Dutcher, Salem 1
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 1
Frary, Richard, 1947- 1
Freeman, Edward A. (Edward Augustus), 1823-1892 1
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 1
Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 1
Galton, Francis, 1822-1911 1
Garmey, Stephen, 1933- 1
Gayarré, Charles, 1805-1895 1
Gibson, Wilfrid Wilson, 1878-1962 1
Gide, André, 1869-1951 1
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 1
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 1
Gilman, Elisabeth Coit, 1867-1950 1
Gilman, Mary Van Winkler Ketcham, 1869- 1
Goodwillie, Mary C., 1870-1949 1
Guillén, Jorge, 1893-1984 1
Gunther, Charles Frederick, 1837-1920 1
Hamerik, Asger, 1843-1923 1
Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886 1
Hoffman, Daniel, 1923-2013 1
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 1
Hovey, Richard, 1864-1900 1
Howell, William H. (William Henry), 1860-1945 1
Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915‏ 1
Ingram, John Henry, 1842-1916 1
Jacob, Cary Franklin, 1885- 1
Jacobsen, Josephine, 1908- 1
James Cummins Bookseller 1
Johns Hopkins University 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of English 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Writing, Speech, and Drama 1
Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 1
Johnston, Richard Malcolm, 1822-1898 1
Kirk, John Foster, 1824-1904 1
Lane, Louise Gilman, 1838-1922 1
Lanier, Clifford Anderson, 1844-1908 1
Lanier, Mary Day 1
Lanier, Robert S. (Robert Sampson), 1880-1912 1
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 1
Lathrop, George Parsons, 1851-1898 1
LeConte, Joseph, 1823-1901 1
Leigh, Augusta, 1784-1851 1
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 1
Lounsbury, Thomas R., 1838-1915 1
Masefield, John, 1878-1967 1
Matthews, Albert, 1860-1946 1
McBryde, John McLaren, 1870-1956 1
Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950 1
Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972 1
Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852 1
Morgan, John Tyler, 1824-1907 1
Murray, John, 1778-1843 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977 1
Northrup, Milton Harlow 1
Parker, George F. (George Frederick), 1847-1928 1
Phillips, Henry, 1838-1895 1
Ramsay, William Mitchell, Sir, 1851-1939 1
Randall, James Ryder, 1839-1908 1
Rubenstein, Carol 1
Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878 1
Saintsbury, George, 1845-1933 1
Sargent, Epes, 1813-1880 1
Shearer, Cindy 1
Sitwell, Osbert, 1892-1969 1
Sorrentino, Paul 1
Spedding, James, 1808-1881 1
Spencer, Herbert, 1820-1903 1
Starrett, Vincent, 1886-1974 1
Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908 1
Stephens, James, 1882-1950 1
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