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Joseph Schillinger papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0048
Abstract

Joseph Schillinger was a theorist and composer famous for developing the Schillinger System, a method of deconstructing music using geometric phase relationships. The collection contains correspondence, recordings, scrapbooks, photographs, artwork, manuscript scores, and other documents related to his professional and personal life.

Dates: 1901-1996
Found in: Peabody Archives

Junius Griffin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0622
Abstract

Junius Griffin was an African-American journalist born in Stonega, Virginia on January 13th, 1929. The papers contain news clippings, photographs, and documents spanning 1955-1977.

Dates: 1955-1977

Kent D. Currie papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0556
Abstract

Kent D. Currie was an expert of printing and typography who lived in Baltimore, Maryland. The bulk of the collection is formed by Currie's collection of type samples. It includes brochures from Europe, in particular Holland and United States, with a significant attention to Baltimorean type designers. Noteworthy is also Currie's correspondence. The papers span the 1920s to 1950s.

Dates: 1920s-1950s

Keyser family papers

 Collection
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

Leon Fleisher papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0081
Abstract Pianist, conductor, and teacher Leon Fleisher (1928-2020) has had a career in music stretching more than 70 years, including nearly 50 years as a faculty member of the Peabody Conservatory of Music. After making his debut at age 16 with Pierre Monteux conducting, Fleisher toured internationally as a soloist until a neurological condition caused him to lose the full use of his right hand. After three decades of focusing on performing the piano repertoire for the left hand, conducting various...
Dates: 1938 - 2020
Found in: Peabody Archives

Lester Dequaine collection on Rosa Ponselle

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0004
Abstract The most sought-after soprano of the 1920s and 1930s, Rosa Ponselle (née Rosa Ponzillo, 1897–1981) began her musical career in a vaudeville act with her sister Carmela Ponselle. Upon hearing Rosa Ponselle for the first time, Enrico Caruso took her under his wing and they appeared on the Metropolitan Opera stage together in La Forza del Destino and La Juive. She would go on to sing the title role in the Metropolitan's revival...
Dates: 1907 - 2013; Majority of material found within 1918-1938
Found in: Peabody Archives

Marion Buchman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0141
Abstract

This collection pertains to the writing career and personal life of Baltimore poet Marion Buchman. The materials cover the period circa 1913 to 2000, and the bulk of the materials date from 1932 to 1986.

Dates: 1913-1986

Marion Rosette papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0033
Abstract

The Marion Rosette papers contain scores, working documents, personal papers, and recordings from Rosette’s career as a composer and arranger of children's music.

Dates: Approximately 1935-1990
Found in: Peabody Archives

Mary C. Walker papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0015
Abstract

This collection contains Mary C. Walker’s papers acquired throughout her time working at Peabody and years thereafter. The collection consists of personal correspondence, working documents, programs, newspaper clippings of music events, photographs, and personal items.

Dates: 1912 - 2012
Found in: Peabody Archives

Maurice Bessman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0667
Abstract

Maurice Bessman is an emeritus professor of biochemistry and enzymology in the Department of Biology at Johns Hopkins University. This collection consists of workbooks, lecture notes, slides, transparencies, research notes, manuscripts, exams, conference papers and journal articles, photographs, and correspondence. These materials span 1956 to 2007.

Dates: 1956-2007

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Johns Hopkins University 15
Frary, Richard, 1947- 3
Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 3
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Francis Delano), 1882-1945 3
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Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 2
Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921 2
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 2
Goodnow, Frank J., 1859-1939 2
Keyser, R. Brent, 1859-1927 2
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 2
United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps 2
Wilson, Robert, 1922-2016 2
Ackerman, Barbara 1
Ackerman, Jack (John R. ) 1
Afghanistan Information Center (Peshawar, Pakistan) 1
Afghanistan Relief Committee 1
Al G. Kelly & Miller Bros. Circus 1
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 1
American Advisory Commission of Railway Experts to Russia 1
American Cotton Picker Co. 1
American Geographical Society of New York 1
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 1
American Missionary Association 1
Antioch Gospel Swingers of Camden N.J. 1
Archdale, Mary Alice, 1890-1962 1
Armstrong, Hamilton Fish, 1893-1973 1
Arnold, Rosie J. 1
Association of Railway Executives (U.S.) 1
Bailey, James A., 1847-1906 1
Baker, Newton Diehl, 1871-1937 1
Ball, James Presley, 1825-1904 1
Baltimore (Md.). Burnt District Commission 1
Baltimore (Md.). Sewerage Commission 1
Baltimore Oriole Festival 1
Baltimore Stationery Company 1
Baltimore sun 1
Barnes, Patrick Henry, Jr. 1
Barnes, R. Bowling, Jr. 1
Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891 1
Baruch, Bernard M. (Bernard Mannes), 1870-1965 1
Beckett, Lucille, Katherine, 1884-1979 1
Behring, Emil von, 1854-1917 1
Berthelot, M. (Marcellin), 1827-1907 1
Bessman, Maurice J., 1928- 1
Block, George H., Jr., died 2015 1
Bodian, Brenda 1
Bondu, Dave 1
Bondu, Mayme 1
Booze, Marshall 1
Bornschein, Franz C. (Franz Carl), 1879-1948 1
Bowman, Robert G. (Robert Goldthwait), 1912- 1
Boyd, Albert 1
Brent family (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Brickman, John M. 1
Bromo-Seltzer 1
Brooks, William H. (William Hathorne), 1805-1877 1
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 1
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Bryn-Julson, Phyllis, 1945- 1
Buchman, Marion 1
Buchman, Marion, 1913-2000 1
Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 1
Buckler, W.H. (William Hepburn), 1867-1952 1
Bunting, Basil 1
Byron, Nicholas G. 1
C&C Photo Studio 1
Cameron, V. V. , Dr. 1
Carlton, Phebe, Mrs. 1
Carroll, Charles, 1702-1782 1
Carroll, Charles, 1737-1832 1
Carroll, Marion V., Miss 1
Caruso, Dorothy 1
Cathedrale de Chartres 1
Causten, James H., 1788-1874 1
Centennial Celebration 1
Century 21 Exposition (1962, Seattle, Wash.) 1
Century of progress international exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Chamber Music Society of Baltimore 1
Charles Scribner's Sons 1
Chateaubriand, François-René, vicomte de, 1768-1848 1
Chester, Frances 1
Chester, Slick 1
Church, Ann 1
Cicero, Bob 1
Cicero, Frank 1
Circus Fans Association of America 1
Circus World Museum (Baraboo, Wis.) 1
Clark, Juliana Brent Keyser, 1891-1975 1
Cleveland and the Eruptions Band 1
Coleman, Elliott, 1906-1980 1
Compton, K. T. (Karl Taylor), 1887-1954 1
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 1
Council on Foreign Relations 1
Cowles, R. P. (Rheinart Parker), 1872-1948 1
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900 1
Creamer, David 1
Crystal Palace (Great Exhibition, 1851, London, England) 1
Cummings, E.E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 1
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