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August Mencken letters to James H. Bready

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030133460]
Identifier: MS-0700
Overview August Mencken was an American civil engineer and author. He was the younger brother of Henry Louis Mencken, and the son of cigar magnate August Mencken, Sr. James Hall Bready was a Baltimore Evening Sun editorial writer for more than three decades and originator of the "Books and Authors" column that was published in The Baltimore Sun for nearly 50 years. This collection consists of 11 letters from August Mencken to James Bready, a columnist at The...

Broadus Mitchell papers

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030133619]
Identifier: MS-HUT-015
Overview Broadus Mitchell was an educator, historian, and biographer of Alexander Hamilton. Mitchell taught economics at Hopkins, 1919-1939, and was active in political affairs and issues of social justice in Baltimore. The collection consists of some papers related to Broadus Mitchell's research for his published work, William Gregg, Factory Master of the Old South, (1928) and Mitchell's biographical materials. The papers span from 1928 to 1929 and 1979-1986.

Charles Alphonso Smith papers

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030052298]
Identifier: MS-0050
Overview C. Alphonso Smith (1864 – 1924) was an American Professor of English, college dean, philologist, and folklorist. The collection consists largely of clippings from newspapers and periodical regarding the English language and the introduction of slang words used by the military, ranging from 1905-1923.

Douglas Southall Freeman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0019
Overview Douglas Southall Freeman (1886 – 1953) was an American historian, biographer, newspaper editor, and author best known for his multi-volume biographies of Robert E. Lee and George Washington. The collection spans the years 1902-1911, and consists primarily of correspondence between Freeman and his parents.

George Boas papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0010
Overview George Boas (1891 – 1980) was a Professor of Philosophy at Johns Hopkins University. The collection spans the years from 1920 to 1980, and consists of articles, correspondence, notebooks, reprints, short stories, and speeches.

Glenway Wescott collection

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030056547]
Identifier: MS-0497
Overview Glenway Wescott (1901–1987) was an American poet, novelist, essayist and a figure of the American expatriate literary community in Paris during the 1920s. The collection consists of two notecards, three letters, a photograph, and an article from the New Yorker. Materials range in date from 1945-1967.

H. L. Mencken collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0476
Overview This is an artificial collection made up of printed ephemera, letters, and photographs that accompanied books by and about H. L. Mencken.

Henry Phillips Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0045
Overview 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.

John Charles Geyer papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0343
Overview John Charles Geyer was as a teacher, writer, and consultant on environmental matters born in 1906. This collection consists largely of writings, subject files relating to environment consulting and teaching at Johns Hopkins University, and some personal items, spanning 1952-1980.

Johns Hopkins University Josephine Jacobsen collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0561
Overview Josephine Jacobsen was a poet, short story writer, and literary critic. She was educated by private tutors at Roland Park Country School and graduated in 1926. Jacobsen's papers include drafts of her works, correspondence, photographs, and other materials. They range from the 1920s to 1982.

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Frary, Richard, 1947- 3
Wilson, Robert, 1922- 3
Barth, John, 1930- 2
Boas, George, 1891-1980 2
Johns Hopkins University 2
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Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 2
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 2
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964 2
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 1
American Philosophical Society 1
Aristotle 1
Baker, Carlos, 1909-1987 1
Baltimore Museum of Art 1
Barth, Shelly 1
Bate, Walter Jackson, 1918-1999 1
Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956 1
Benét, Stephen Vincent, 1898-1943 1
Benét, William Rose, 1886-1950 1
Benoît-Smullyan, Mary Louise, 1914- 1
Benson, E. F. (Edward Frederic), 1867-1940 1
Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999 1
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 1
Bowra, C. M. (Cecil Maurice), 1898-1971 1
Bready, James H. 1
Brown, Bob, 1886-1959 1
Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961 1
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 1
Charcoal Club (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Chew, Samuel C. (Samuel Claggett), 1888-1960 1
Claire, William F. 1
Clarkson, Thomas, 1760-1846 1
Cleveland, E. E. (Edward Earl), 1921- 1
Colum, Padraic, 1881-1972 1
Cone, Claribel 1
Cone, Etta 1
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 1
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900 1
Curry, Kenneth 1
Darbishire, Helen, 1881-1961 1
Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Dixon, Antonia 1
Dixon, James R., -1960 1
Dixon, Sophia 1
Dixon, Stephen, 1936-2019 1
Dodsley, Robert, 1703-1764 1
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 1
Draper, John William, 1893- 1
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945 1
Edel, Leon, 1907-1997 1
Fair, Gordon Maskew, 1894-1970 1
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 1
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 1
Freeman, Walker Burford, 1843-1935 1
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 1
G.W.C. Whiting School of Engineering. Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering 1
Garmey, Stephen, 1933- 1
Geyer, John Charles, 1906-1995 1
Gohn, Ernest Salisbury, 1922- 1
Gough, Richard, 1735-1809 1
Gregg, William, 1800-1867 1
Guiterman, Arthur, 1871-1943 1
Hancock, Walker Kirtland, 1901-1998 1
Hart, Richard, 1908- 1
Havens, Raymond Dexter, 1880-1954 1
Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984 1
Hoffman, Daniel, 1923-2013 1
Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915‏ 1
Huxley, Julian, 1887-1975 1
Jacobsen, Josephine, 1908- 1
James, Henry, 1843-1916 1
Johansen, John C. (John Christen), 1876-1964 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of English 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Philosophy 1
Johns Hopkins University. Office of Public Relations 1
Joyce, James, 1882-1941 1
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971 1
Klinkowitz, Jerome, 1943- 1
Lamb, Charles, 1775-1834 1
Lattimore, Owen, 1900-1989 1
Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951 1
Lévy-Bruhl, Lucien, 1857-1939 1
Lindsay, Vachel, 1879-1931 1
Longsdorf, Kenneth 1
Maliszewski, Paul 1
Malone, Edmond, 1741-1812 1
Martin, Marty 1
McCarthy, Mary, 1912-1989 1
Mencken, August, 1889-1967 1
Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950 1
Milton, John, 1608-1674 1
Mitchell, Broadus, 1892-1988 1
Monroe, Harriet, 1860-1936 1
Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972 1
Morris, Wright, 1910-1998 1
Morrison, Murray 1
Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971 1
Nicoll, Allardyce, 1894-1976 1
Norris, Frank, 1870-1902 1
Noyes, Alfred, 1880-1958 1
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