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Angela Davis collection

Identifier: MS-0959
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to Angela Davis’s social and political activism and impact from 1970-1987. The bulk of the collection consists of booklets, posters, flyers, published articles, and petitions produced by Angela Davis legal defense and support committees from 1970-1972 as part of the “Free Angela Davis” campaign. The majority of these items were created in support of Davis following her arrest in October 1970; however, the collection does contain a single pamphlet...
Dates: 1970 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1971 - 1972

Ann Giroux collection of Estelle Dennis photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: PIMS-0093
Abstract Estelle Dennis was a dancer, choreographer, and teacher who founded the Estelle Dennis Dance Theatre in Baltimore in 1933. The collection contains 16 photographs of Estelle Dennis, her students, and her associates. Included is a photograph by Baltimore Sun photographer A. Aubrey Bodine of Dennis and other dancers performing on the beach in 1947, a photograph of a dance at Rusty Rocks, and several photographs of an event featuring a singer and pianist. The collection also contains one...
Dates: approximately 1935-1965
Found in: Peabody Archives

Applied Physics Laboratory VT Fuze poster

 Collection — Box: BW-4, Folder: 3
Identifier: MS-0974
Content Description

Poster diagram of the VT Fuze developed by the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, signed by the researchers who worked on the project. Signatures include Merle Tuve and Vannemar Bush. Signatures are not original to this item; it appears to be a copy of the original, printed on cardboard.

Dates: 1945 September

Bob and Frank Cicero oral histories about Globe Poster Printing Corporation

Identifier: MS-0786

Video-recorded oral history interviews (and accompanying transcripts) with Bob and Frank Cicero, who ran Globe Poster Printing Corporation from the 1970s until its closure in the late 2000s. The interviews were recorded by Emily Hikes, Globe Archivist, in Summer 2016.

Dates: 2016

Chinese Cultural Revolution poster collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0677

Collection of Chinese propaganda posters depicting Mao Zedong and scenes from Chinese life, 1956-1986.

Dates: 1956-1986

Chinese newspaper collection

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0393

The collection consists of several pages of a Chinese newspaper published February 3, 1940 in Canton, China (Guangzhou). At the time of publication, Canton was controlled by the Japanese army.

Dates: 1940 February 3

Chinese WWII poster

 Collection — Folder: OF-1
Identifier: MS-1035
Content Description

This collection contains a poster issued by the National Government of the Republic of China's Military Affairs Commission via their Politics Department during World War II. The poster features the slogan, "The nearer you get to victory the harder you should struggle" and shows a stylized image of the Chinese flag and a uniformed soldier carrying a rifle in front of a barbed wire fence.

Dates: between 1939-1945

Clinton Arrowood papers

Identifier: PIMS-0003

Clinton Arrowood was a flautist and illustrator best known for his unique drawings of animals as musicians. The collection contains Arrowood's illustrations for musical events at the Peabody Institute and elsewhere, as well as drawings for children's books and other media. It includes original drawings, reproductions, clippings, and other documents related to Arrowood's career.

Dates: 1961 - 1990
Found in: Peabody Archives

Costakis collection of World War I posters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0573

The collection includes a number of Russian propaganda posters ranging from the early days of World War I to the Russian civil war and the Revolution.

Dates: approximately 1914-1918

Diverse Sexuality and Gender Alliance records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-14-350

The Diverse Sexuality and Gender Alliance records primarily consist of meeting minutes, executive board manuals, correspondence, broadsides, and other materials created by DSAGA between 1986 and approximately 2017.

Dates: 1986-approximately 2017

Foreign Affairs Symposium records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-14-360

The Foreign Affairs Symposium (FAS) is a student-run lecture series sponsored by Johns Hopkins University. This record group contains posters, programs, and photographs for Symposium events from 2008 to 2020, as well as archived websites from 2015-Ongoing.

Dates: 2007 - 2020; 2015 - Ongoing

Frank D. Willis papers

Identifier: PIMS-0064

Frank Willis was a classical pianist and composer who attended Peabody Conservatory and was a composer and conductor for the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra. His papers include manuscript and published scores and some contextual material.

Dates: 1967-1996
Found in: Peabody Archives

Franz Schubert “Trout” Quintet recital poster

 Collection — Folder: OF-1
Identifier: MS-1017

A black and white publicity poster for a noontime concert of Schubert's "Trout" Quintet performed by students, faculty, and staff, which was held in Levering Hall in the spring of 1989.

Dates: 1989 Spring

Frary collection of William Faulkner materials

Identifier: MS-0902

This collection contains correspondence, screenplays, typescripts, film posters and stills, and other materials which document William Faulkner's career, collected by Richard Frary. The collection dates from 1920 to 2000; the bulk of the material dates from 1930 to 1970.

Dates: 1920 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1970

Glenroy C. Stein papers

Identifier: PIMS-0020

The Glenroy C. Stein papers contain scores and method books written by Stein and various other composers. Also included are personal papers which include newspaper clippings, correspondence, posters, and concert programs.

Dates: 1865 - 1967
Found in: Peabody Archives

Globe Poster Printing Corporation records

Identifier: MS-0755
Abstract Globe Poster Printing Corporation was founded in 1929 in Baltimore, Maryland by business partners Harry Shapiro and Norman Goldstein. The shop specialized in printing showcard posters for movie theaters, vaudeville and burlesque acts, the earliest performers of country and Western music, motorsports events, and carnivals. The company later extended its services to a variety of products such as banners, tickets, and bumper stickers, in the process reaching a clientele based in the birth of...
Dates: 1929-2011

Jargon Society promotional materials

 Collection — Box: BW-2, Folder: 3
Identifier: MS-0810

This collection contains promotional materials and a signed poster printed by The Jargon Society, an independent press based in North Carolina. The items were printed from 1951 to 1986.

Dates: 1951-1986

Jean-Jacques Lebel "3e Festival de la Libre Expression" poster

 Collection — Box: BW-22, Folder: 3
Identifier: MS-0883

Poster advertising the daily events of the third annual Festival de la Libre Expression, organized by Jean-Jacques Lebel.

Dates: 1966

Jean-Marie Goulemot Dreyfus affair collection

Identifier: MS-0422

The Jean-Marie Goulemot Dreyfus affair collection contains published and illustrated material that documents the trial of Alfred Dreyfus, accused of treason in 1894 during the French Third Republic (1871-1940). The collection is entirely in French. Materials date from 1895-1900, 1906, and 1994, and include published writings, original drawings, posters and other illustrations that capture the events and reactions of leading figures.

Dates: 1895-1900; 1906; 1994

Johns Hopkins University collection of African American political activism

Identifier: MS-0848

The Johns Hopkins University collection of African American political activism in the United States consists of broadsides, photographs, and newspaper clippings that were primarily created around the time of the Civil Rights and Black Power movements between the 1950s and 1970s.

Dates: 1861 - 2004

Johns Hopkins University Maurice Sand collection

Identifier: MS-0495

Jean-Franois-Maurice-Arnauld, Baron Dudevant, better known as Maurice Sand (1823-1889 in Nohant-Vic), was a French illustrator, writer, and playwright. This is an artificially assembled collection with manuscript material chosen by the curators of Special Collections, related to or created by Maurice Sand.

Dates: 1848-approximately 1880

Johns Hopkins University "May 1968" protests collection

Identifier: MS-0678

The volatile period of civil unrest in France during May 1968 was punctuated by demonstrations and massive general strikes as well as the occupation of universities and factories across France. At the height of its fervor, it virtually brought the entire advanced capitalist economy of France to a dramatic halt. This artificially-created collection contains posters, protest leaflets, tracts, and photographs from these student protests in May 1968.

Dates: 1968

Johns Hopkins University Paul Robeson collection

Identifier: MS-0674
Abstract Born on April 9, 1898, in Princeton, New Jersey, Paul Robeson went on to become a stellar athlete, civil rights activist, and an immensely popular singer and actor, known for his stage and film performances in The Emperor Jones and Show Boat. The collection contains ephemera documenting Robeson's career from 1924 to 1973, including: programs, souvenir books on his life story, magazines, playbills, photographs (black-and-white movie stills),...
Dates: 1924-1978

Johns Hopkins University Vietnam War ephemera

Identifier: MS-0825

The Johns Hopkins University Vietnam War ephemera collection, 1960 to 1970, is an artificially assembled collection with manuscript material chosen by the curators of Special Collections. The collection contains posters, leaflets, handbills, and curricula materials created during the Vietnam War. Please see the series descriptions for biographical or historical information regarding specific items.

Dates: 1960-1970

Johns Hopkins University women's suffrage collection

Identifier: MS-0857

The Johns Hopkins University women's suffrage collection documents the history of the women's suffrage movement both in the United States and abroad from 1879 to approximately 1970, with the bulk of the material dating from 1900 to 1920. It is an artificially assembled collection of materials selected by the curators of Special Collections.

Dates: 1879-approximately 1970s; Majority of material found within 1900-1920

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