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Johns Hopkins University World's Fair collection

 Collection
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

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

Manet Harrison Fowler papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0615
Abstract

An archive of letters, notes, documents, research papers, and ephemera handwritten by or to noted Black American activist, educator, and performance artist, Manet Harrison Fowler spanning 1933-1973.

Dates: 1933-1973

Paulene Elenora Myers collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0790
Abstract

This collection contains materials relating to Paulene Myers, an American actress who was born in 1913 and died in 1996. The collection dates from approximately the 1950s to the 1990s, and includes ephemera, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and notes documenting her career.

Dates: approximately 1950s-1990s

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

Robert A. Wilson collection of Gertrude Stein materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0785
Abstract Robert A. Wilson (1922-2016) was a Baltimore native who owned the Phoenix Book Shop in Greenwich Village, New York and was a well-known collector of signed first editions of works by his favorite literary figures, particularly Gertrude Stein. Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) was an American expatriate novelist, playwright, poet, and art collector. She was born outside Pittsburgh, lived in Oakland, California, and then spent the rest of her life in Paris, France, becoming a part of the Parisian...
Dates: 1874-2009

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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Frary, Richard, 1947- 2
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American Geographical Society of New York 1
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Aylett, Judith Page Waller, 1804-1860 1
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Berkeley Public Library 1
Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999 1
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950 1
Bowman, Robert G. (Robert Goldthwait), 1912- 1
Boyd, Albert 1
Bromo-Seltzer 1
Brown, Bob, 1886-1959 1
Brown, Lloyd A. (Lloyd Arnold), 1907-1966 1
Buckler, W.H. (William Hepburn), 1867-1952 1
Cameron, V. V. , Dr. 1
Carlton, Phebe, Mrs. 1
Carroll, Marion V., Miss 1
Causten, James H., 1788-1874 1
Century 21 Exposition (1962, Seattle, Wash.) 1
Century of progress international exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Church, Ann 1
Compton, K. T. (Karl Taylor), 1887-1954 1
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 1
Council on Foreign Relations 1
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900 1
Creamer, David 1
Crystal Palace (Great Exhibition, 1851, London, England) 1
Currie, Kent D. 1
Davis, William Morris, 1850-1934 1
Derr & Thompson 1
Dielman, Louis Henry, 1864-1959 1
Dietze, Gottfried 1
Eastern Female High School (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Englar, Mildred F. 1
Enoch Pratt Free Library 1
Exposition internationale (1937 : Paris, France) 1
Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France) 1
Field, Henry, 1902-1986 1
Fowler, Manet Harrison, 1895-1976 1
Friedheim, Arthur, 1859-1932 1
Friedheim, Eric 1
George Peabody Library 1
Goodnow, Frank J., 1859-1939 1
Gordon, Douglas Huntly, Jr., 1903-1986 1
Gordon, Douglas Huntly, Sr., 1867-1918 1
Goudy, Frederic W. (Frederic William), 1865-1947 1
Great Exhibition (1851: London, England) 1
H. Chipault (Firm) 1
Hanson, John, 1715-1783 1
Harris, Sally 1
Hebb, George 1
Hecht, Anthony, 1923-2004 1
Hejos, Mitzi 1
Hess, Sol, 1886-1953 1
Hoffman, Agnes Augusta 1
Hoffman, Daniel, 1923-2013 1
Hoffman, Ernst H. 1
Hopkinson, B. 1
Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915‏ 1
Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955 1
Huntington, Archer M. (Archer Milton), 1870-1955 1
J.H. Schaefer & Son 1
Jamestown Ter-centennial Exposition (1907) 1
Jefferson, Mark, 1863-1949 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Political Economy 1
Jones, Frank N., 1906- 1
Katz, M. Benjamin 1
Kell, Thomas, 1772-1846 1
Keyser, R. Brent, 1859-1927 1
Koppers Company (Pittsburgh, Pa.) Bartlett-Hayward Divison (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Latrobe, John H. B. (John Hazlehurst Boneval), 1803-1891 1
Lattimore, Owen, 1900-1989 1
Lester, John, active 1825-1864 1
Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company 1
Liebman, Charles Joseph, Jr. 1
Longsdorf, Kenneth 1
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) 1
Mallory, Walter H. (Walter Hampton), 1892-1980 1
Martin, Marty 1
McDonald, Christie, 1875-1962 1
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 1
Michael Brown Rare Books, LLC 1
Mitchell, Clarence, III 1
Morison, Nathaniel Holmes, 1815-1890 1
Morris, John G. (John Gottlieb), 1803-1895 1
Morrison, Murray 1
Myers, Pauline, 1913-1996 1
National Research Council (U.S.) 1
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.) 1
New York World's Fair (1964-1965 : New York, N.Y.) 1
Norddeutscher Lloyd 1
Oppersdorff, Mathias T., 1935- 1
Parker, John, 1852-1927 1
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