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Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve papers

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Identifier: MS-0005
Abstract Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve (October 23, 1831 – January 9, 1924), was a "classicist and Confederate apologist" (David Lupher and Elizabeth Vandiver, "Yankee She-Men and Octoroon Electra: Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve on Slavery, Race, and Abolition," 320), and one of the first faculty members hired at the founding of Johns Hopkins University in 1876. This collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, biographic data, diaries, notes, notebooks, drafts, published and unpublished...
Dates: 1820-1953; Majority of material found in 1847-1924

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

Gilbert V. Levin papers

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Identifier: MS-0620
Abstract A native of Baltimore, Gilbert V. Levin obtained his B.E. in Civil Engineering from Johns Hopkins University in 1947 and his M.S. in Sanitary Engineering in 1948, and received his Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering in 1963. He is the founder of Spherix Inc., and the principal investigator of the Mars Viking Mission Labeled Release Experiment. This collection of his papers represents Levin’s professional scientific career, including correspondence with colleagues, the pursuit of over 50...
Dates: 1950-2009

Hugh L. Dryden papers

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Identifier: MS-0147
Abstract

These papers consist of writings, diaries, printed material, photographs, and correspondence relating to NASA administrator and Johns Hopkins University alumnus Hugh L. Dryden's personal and professional life. Also included are his student work, diaries, sermons, awards, and honorary degrees. The overall collection spans from 1908 to 1966.

Dates: 1908-1966

Janney-White family papers

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Identifier: MS-0572
Abstract

The Janney-White family papers primarily contain material related to Johns Hopkins's great-nephew Richard Janney White (1867-1929), his parents Jane Janney and Francis White (1825-1904), and their immediate and extended families.

Dates: 1796, 1840s-1942

John Martin Vincent papers

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Identifier: MS-0032
Abstract

John Martin Vincent (1857-1939) years was a Professor of European History at Johns Hopkins University. This collection consists of correspondence, scrapbooks, subject files, and personal materials ranging in date from 1881 to 1925. The bulk of the material is correspondence dating from 1900-1910.

Dates: 1881-1925

John Pendleton Kennedy papers

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Identifier: PIMS-0058
Abstract

John Pendleton Kennedy (1795-1870) was an author, politician, lawyer, and original trustee of the Peabody Institute. The John Pendleton Kennedy papers, 1812-1896, contain correspondence, manuscripts, scrapbooks, and other documents related to Kennedy's varied personal and professional interests, including documents related to the founding and early years of the Peabody Institute.

Dates: 1812-1890
Found in: Peabody Archives

Johns Hopkins University Maryland ephemera collection

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Identifier: MS-0673
Abstract

This is an artificially-assembled collection with manuscript items selected by curators in Special Collections. This collection contains diaries, postcards, letters, and other material related to history and life in Maryland, 1818-2015 (Bulk: 1818-1957).

Dates: 1818-2015

Johns Hopkins University World's Fair collection

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Identifier: MS-0545
Abstract

This artificially-assembled collection consists of materials relating to international World's Fairs and Expositions, including photographs; postcards; written travelogues or personal accounts of the fairs; ephemera, including programs and printed souvenirs; lithographs and engravings; and physical objects. The materials date from the 1830s to the 1960s.

Dates: 1830s-1967

Keyser family papers

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Identifier: MS-0082
Abstract

Papers produced and collected by the Keyser family of Baltimore, Maryland. The Keysers accumulated wealth in the 19th and 20th centuries through mercantile businesses, inheritance, and a variety of industries, including the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, copper and iron works, and investments in land and real estate. They used some of this wealth to finance Baltimore’s public and private institutions, including Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: approximately 1784-1985; Majority of material found within 1870s-1950s

Klara Hechtenberg Collitz papers

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Identifier: MS-0015
Abstract Klara Hechtenberg Collitz was born in Germany at Rheydt in Rhenish Prussia on May 30, 1863. She lectured in philology and Romance Languages at the University of London, Victoria College in Belfast, Smith College, and Oxford University. The papers span the years 1881-1948 and consist of: correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, drafts, typescripts and reprints of articles by Klara Hechtenberg Collitz, notes and notebooks, diaries, invitations, bills and receipts, royalty statements,...
Dates: 1881-1948

Margaret Donaldson Boehm papers

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Identifier: MS-0044-a
Abstract Margaret Donaldson Boehm was born in Baltimore, MD in 1894. She attended Roland Park Country School and later The Johns Hopkins University where she was a student of Arthur O. Lovejoy, professor of Philosophy. The collection consists of 47 diaries (1910-1956) of Margaret Donaldson Boehm; one diary (1883) of her father, G. Herbert Boehm; letters (1928-1951) of Henry Woodd Nevinson and his wife, Evelyn Sharp; and a copy of Miss Boehm's master's essay (1925), "The Conception of Pride in 17th...
Dates: 1883-1956

Ruth J. Stocking Lynch papers

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Identifier: MS-0190
Scope and Contents Dr. Lynch's papers consist of correspondence, commonplace books, diaries, reminiscences, and travel journals.The correspondence dates from l9l0 to l947 and has about 500 items.The bulk of the letters are between Ruth Stocking and Vernon Lynch from l9l5 to their marriage in l918. Ruth's letters detail her teaching at Agnes Scott College, Wells College, and the Carnegie Institute. The letters also discuss her attempts to get new teaching or research positions. These letters are...
Dates: 1906-1979

Sidney Lanier papers

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Identifier: MS-0007
Abstract

Sidney Clopton Lanier (1842-1881) was an American musician, poet and author. The collection spans the years 1838 to 1998, with the bulk dating from 1838 to 1972. The material consists of correspondence, prose, poetry, lecture and music manuscripts, photographs, memorial information, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1838-1972; 1838-1998

Thomas family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0763
Abstract Included is a large group of letters and ephemera from the Thomas family, a family with deep Maryland roots known for its ancestors, politicians John Hanson and John Hanson Thomas. John Hanson (1715-1783) was the first elected President of the United States in Congress Assembled, the first to serve a one-year term under the provisions of the Articles of Confederation. Dr. John Hanson Thomas (1813-1881) was a renowned Maryland legislator arrested during the Civil War for voting for Secession,...
Dates: 1835 - 1976

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Adams, Henry, 1838-1918 1
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Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
American Historical Association 1
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 1
Ames, Joseph Sweetman, 1864-1943 1
Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943 1
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell), 1820-1906 1
Arnold, Matthew, 1822-1888 1
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Bloomfield, Maurice, 1855-1928 1
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Buck, Carl Darling, 1866-1955 1
Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 1
Buckler, W.H. (William Hepburn), 1867-1952 1
Butcher, S. H. (Samuel Henry), 1850-1910 1
Callahan, James Morton, 1864-1956 1
Cameron, V. V. , Dr. 1
Capps, Edward, 1866-1950 1
Carlton, Phebe, Mrs. 1
Carroll, Marion V., Miss 1
Carter, Franklin, 1837-1919 1
Causten, James H., 1788-1874 1
Century 21 Exposition (1962, Seattle, Wash.) 1
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Charles Scribner's Sons 1
Church, Ann 1
Churchill, William, 1859-1920 1
Clark, Juliana Brent Keyser, 1891-1975 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Cook, Albert S. (Albert Stanburrough), 1853-1927 1
Coolidge, Susan, 1835-1905 1
Cooper, Lane, 1875-1959 1
Creamer, David 1
Crystal Palace (Great Exhibition, 1851, London, England) 1
Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 1
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Dewey, Davis Rich, 1858-1942 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Dodd, William Edward, 1869-1940 1
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Dryden, Hugh L. (Hugh Latimer), 1898-1965 1
Dutcher, Salem 1
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Eaton, Charles James Madison, 1808-1893 1
Ellis, Robinson, 1834-1913 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Englar, Mildred F. 1
Exposition internationale (1937 : Paris, France) 1
Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France) 1
Fabian, Franklin, 1853-1939 1
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874 1
Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940 1
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 1
Frank, Tenney, 1876-1939 1
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 1
Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 1
Garnett, James M. (James Mercer), 1840-1916 1
Garrison, Wendell Phillips, 1840-1907 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
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