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"The Flying Brigade" manuscript

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0606
Scope and Contents A 61 page manuscript item related to black Americana being a typed story written by a woman named Janet Hay Houston. She was a missionary and one of nine children born from Margaret Parks Paxton and noted minister, Samuel Rutherford Houston. "The Flying Brigades" is essentially a story of a missionary who gathers a group of other women to provide Christian outreach to the lumber camps of West Virginia. In lumber camps, the workers referred to itinerant ministers who conducted...
Dates: 1922

William Worthy papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0524
Abstract

William Worthy (July 7, 1921 – May 4, 2014) was an African American journalist and activist. The collection includes the following topics and genres: correspondence, biographical information, writings, newspaper clippings, advocacy, teaching (including his tenure at Boston University), travel (specifically Cuba, the USSR, China and Iran), notes, files, and printed matter.

Dates: approximately 1940s - 2007

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Subject
letters (correspondence) 9
United States 5
correspondence 5
drafts (documents) 4
notebooks 4
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Maryland--Baltimore 3
articles 3
clippings (information artifacts) 3
manuscripts (documents) 3
minutes (administrative records) 3
photographic prints 3
reports 3
Comparative linguistics 2
Maryland 2
Universities and colleges--Alumni and alumnae 2
administrative records 2
annual reports 2
diaries 2
lecture notes 2
lectures 2
notes (documents) 2
photographs 2
programs (documents) 2
publications (documents) 2
reprints 2
scrapbooks 2
Authors, English 1
Bibliographers 1
Civil rights 1
College students 1
College teachers 1
Communism 1
Contracts 1
Course schedules 1
Creative writing 1
Curriculum and teaching (university function) 1
Curriculum planning 1
Diaries 1
Discoveries in geography 1
Drafts 1
Economics 1
Economics teachers 1
Education and state 1
Educational publishing 1
English literature 1
Exploration of Mars (Planet) 1
Fiction writing 1
Files (document groupings) 1
Frisian philology 1
Georgia 1
German philology 1
Germany 1
Gothic philology 1
Historians 1
History 1
Invoices 1
Journalism 1
Legal documents 1
Life on other planets 1
Linguists 1
Low German philology 1
Lumber camps 1
Mars (Planet) 1
Mars surface samples 1
Minutes (Records) 1
Old Norse philology 1
Old Saxon language 1
Peace movements 1
Philologists 1
Political science 1
Politics and government 1
Propaganda 1
Public schools 1
Publications 1
Publishing (university function) 1
Reel-to-reel videotapes 1
Schedules, School 1
Scientists 1
Sewage--Purification 1
Social conditions 1
Social history 1
Socialists--Political activity 1
Soviet Union 1
Students 1
Surface of Mars (Planet) 1
Surfaces 1
Teachers--Training of 1
Travel 1
Universities and colleges 1
Universities and colleges--Administration 1
Universities and colleges--Faculty 1
VHS 1
War work 1
Women and socialism 1
Women in public life 1
Women--Political activity 1
World War (1914-1918) 1
World War (1914-1918)--War work 1
agendas (administrative records) 1
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Language
English 10
German 1
Undetermined 1
 
Names
Johns Hopkins University 5
Ames, Joseph Sweetman, 1864-1943 2
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 2
Collitz, Hermann, 1855-1935 2
Collitz, Klara Hechtenberg, 1863-1944 2
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Havens, Raymond Dexter, 1880-1954 2
Kurrelmeyer, W. (William), 1874- 2
Malone, Kemp, 1889-1971 2
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 2
Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927 2
Ackerman, Barbara 1
Ackerman, Jack (John R. ) 1
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 1
Albright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971 1
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 1
American Friends Service Committee. New England Regional Office 1
American Friends Service Committee. Peace Education Division 1
Anderson, Edwin Hatfield, 1861-1947 1
Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943 1
Appelton-Century-Crofts 1
Arnold, Matthew, 1822-1888 1
Baker, Thomas Stockham, 1871-1939 1
Barton, George A. (George Aaron), 1859-1942 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Bell, Alexander Graham, 1847-1922 1
Bender, Harold H. (Harold Herman), 1882- 1
Bernstorff, Johann Heinrich, Graf von, 1862-1939 1
Bibliographical Society of America 1
Block, George H., Jr., died 2015 1
Bloomfield, Leonard, 1887-1949 1
Bloomfield, Maurice, 1855-1928 1
Bodian, Brenda 1
Boggs, Grace Lee 1
Brickman, John M. 1
Bridges, Robert, 1844-1930 1
Bruce, William Cabell, 1860-1946 1
Brugmann, Karl, 1849-1919 1
Bryce, James Bryce, Viscount, 1838-1922 1
Burdach, Konrad, 1859-1936 1
Byron, Nicholas G. 1
Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961 1
Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933 1
Chew, Samuel C. (Samuel Claggett), 1888-1960 1
Christ, Carl F. 1
Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts 1
Cole, George Watson, 1850-1939 1
Coleman, Elliott, 1906-1980 1
Columbia University. Teachers College 1
Commager, Henry Steele, 1902-1998 1
Coolidge, Susan, 1835-1905 1
Cortissoz, Royal, 1869-1948 1
Cowles, R. P. (Rheinart Parker), 1872-1948 1
Crowninshield, Frank, 1872-1947 1
Curme, George O. (George Oliver), 1860-1948 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Devries, William Levering 1
Dietz, Adolph 1
Drinkwater, John, 1882-1937 1
Eames, Wilberforce, 1855-1937 1
Elliott, A. Marshall, 1844-1910 1
Farber, Mindy, 1954- 1
Farrand, Max, 1869-1945 1
Faunce, William Herbert Perry, 1859-1930 1
Faust, Albert Bernhardt, 1870-1951 1
Faÿ, Bernard, 1893-1978 1
Fick, August, 1833-1916 1
Fiske, Thomas Scott, 1865-1944 1
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 1
Flexner, Simon, 1863-1946 1
Forgione, Nancy Ellen, 1952- 1
Francke, Kuno, 1855-1930 1
Frazer, Persifor, 1844-1909 1
Gambrill, J. Montgomery (John Montgomery), 1880-1953 1
Garrison, Fielding H. (Fielding Hudson), 1870-1935 1
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 1
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 1
Gilman, Elisabeth Coit, 1867-1950 1
Gilman, Mary Van Winkler Ketcham, 1869- 1
Goebel, Julius, 1857-1931 1
Goethe , Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 1
Goldman, Eric Frederick, 1915-1989 1
Goodman, Randy 1
Goodnow, Frank J., 1859-1939 1
Gosse, Edmund, 1849-1928 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gudger, E. W. (Eugene Willis), 1866-1956 1
Hale, William Gardner, 1849-1928 1
Hall, G. Stanley (Granville Stanley), 1844-1924 1
Haupt, Paul, 1858-1926 1
Hempl, George, 1859-1921 1
Hiebert, Deirdre 1
Hill, Michael 1
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Jr., 1841-1935 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hopkins, Edward Washburn, 1857-1932 1
Houston, Janet Hay, 1855 1
Howell, William H. (William Henry), 1860-1945 1
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 1
James, Edmund J. (Edmund Janes), 1855-1925 1
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