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Vice President for Communications and Public Affairs records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-10-005
Abstract

On January 1, 1946, the Johns Hopkins University established a full-time office of public relations under Lynn Poole: to inform the public of scholarly achievements and activities at the University. The records of the Office of the Vice President for Communications and Public Affairs span the years 1982 to 2002. Record types include minutes of various meetings, financial records, correspondence and reports.

Dates: 1971-2000s

Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-11-001
Scope and Contents The records of the Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations span the years 1977 to 1991, with the bulk of the material dating from 1979 to 1990. The records document the Johns Hopkins University's fundraising efforts after the establishment of the Office of Development and Alumni Relations in 1979. The materials consist primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence and memoranda contained in the files of Robert J. Haley, Vice President of the Office of Development and Alumni...
Dates: 1977-1991

Vice President for Homewood Divisions records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-13-001
Scope and Contents The records of the Vice President for Homewood Divisions range in date from 1961 to 1976, when the position was abolished. The records, which consist primarily of the subject files of Vice President George Benton and his assistant, Larry Denton, are concerned with the management of academic support operations on the Homewood campus. These operations included the library, the Admissions Office, student housing, the registrar's office, and the campus computer center. Similar records on many of...
Dates: 1961-1976

Victor Frankel Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-MUS-018
Scope and Contents

Assorted popular songs, a few with string obbligati.

Dates: undated

Victor Lowe collection of Alfred North Whitehead materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0282
Abstract

Alfred North Whitehead was an English mathematician and philosopher born on the Isle of Thanet in 1861. The bulk of the collection is formed by correspondence between some members of the Whitehead family: Alfred North Whitehead, his wife Evelyn Willoughby-Wade Whitehead, their son T. North Whitehead, and their daughter-in-law Margaret Whitehead dating from the 1920s-1940s.

Dates: 1899-1949; Majority of material found within 1924-1939

Victor Lowe papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0284
Abstract

Victor Lowe (born 1907) was a professor of philosophy at The Johns Hopkins University, and the biographer of mathematician and philosopher, Alfred North Whitehead. This collection of papers largely relates to Lowe's research into the life of Whitehead and consists mainly of research notes, correspondence, and articles about Whitehead collected by Lowe. Included also are some personal papers which Lowe re-filed with these research files.

Dates: 1925-1988

Victoria Lincoln papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0313
Abstract

Victoria Lincoln was an American writer of fiction and journalistic articles born in 1904. The papers consist largely of drafts of her many articles, stories, poems, and novels. The collection spans 1833-1986, with the bulk of the material from 1925-1985.

Dates: 1833-1986; Majority of material found within 1925-1985

Victorian-era scrapbook collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0575
Abstract

Personal assemblages illustrating the Victorian preoccupation with collecting and arranging pictures, 1876-1896.

Dates: 1876-1896

Victorian manuscript proverb book

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0558
Dates: undated

Victorian-style scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-1024
Abstract

This scrapbook contains die-cut chromolithographed Victorian-style scraps which have been pasted into the album, dating from between 1876 and 1958.

Dates: 1876 - 1958

Villa Spelman records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-04-290
Abstract

The Johns Hopkins Center for Italian Studies at Villa Spelman was established in the early 1970s in accordance with the bequest of Leolyn and Timothy Mather Spelman. The property was sold by the university in September 2008. This collection consists of records of the Villa Spelman from 1961 to 2009; the bulk of the material dates from 1980 to 2000.

Dates: 1961 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2000

Vincent DeMarco papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0493
Abstract

Vincent DeMarco was an American advocate for handgun control and assault weapons bans, tobacco taxes, and universal health care born on May 23, 1957 in Trevico, Italy. The collection includes business correspondence, research, polls, newspaper articles, pictures, advertising tools, and video and cassette tapes from 1980-1998.

Dates: 1980-1998

Virginia C. Blackhead music manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0131
Abstract

Virginia C. Blackhead (1882-1969) was the superintendent of the Peabody Preparatory from 1932 to 1944. Blackhead was also the director of the Baltimore and Ohio Women's Music Club from 1925 to 1940 and a musical advisor to the Peabody Junior Choir (later renamed the Phoenix Choir of Baltimore). The Virginia C. Blackhead music manuscripts (approximately 1905-1955) contain manuscript scores of songs for voice and piano composed by Blackhead.

Dates: approximately 1905-1955
Found in: Peabody Archives

Virginia Patrick papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0208
Abstract

Virginia Patrick was the daughter of Hopkins Chemistry Professor, Walter A. Patrick. Consists of notes from undergraduate classes at Duke University from 1935 to 1938 on Plant Physiology and Botany, as well as some academic papers written on similar topics.

Dates: 1935-1936

Vladimir Padwa papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0012
Abstract Born in czarist Russia, composer and pianist Vladimir Padwa immigrated to the United States in 1932 and was heard regularly in concert halls, on radio, and in recordings for RCA Victor. He co-founded the First Piano Quartet and taught at the New York College of Music. The Vladimir Padwa papers contain manuscript scores, many of which are holographs, of nearly all of Padwa’s compositions, including works for piano, large ensemble, and the stage. The collection also includes Padwa’s musical...
Dates: 1900 - 1983; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1980
Found in: Peabody Archives

Vocal Chords a cappella group records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-14-430
Abstract

This collection constists of records created by the Vocal Chords, a student a cappella group at Johns Hopkins University.

Dates: approximately 2005, 2015-2020

W. Calvin Chesnut article about 1912 Democratic Convention

 Collection — Box: BW-13
Identifier: MS-0264
Abstract

W. Calvin Chesnut was a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University, 1892. He was an attorney in Baltimore. This collection consists of one article describing the National Democratic Convention held in Baltimore in 1912.

Dates: 1912

W. Cameron Slack Music Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-MUS-051
Dates: undated

W. Edwin Moffett papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0148
Abstract

W. Edwin Moffett (1871-1957) was a double bass player in the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and other Baltimore area music ensembles. The W. Edwin Moffett papers, approximately 1889-1953, contain correspondence, programs, and other documents related to Moffett's activities as a musician.

Dates: 1889 - 1953
Found in: Peabody Archives

W. J. A. Bliss papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0110
Abstract

William Julian Albert Bliss was born in Washington, DC in 1867 and was both a student and a professor at Johns Hopkins University. The collection consists of notebooks lecture notes, writings, and correspondence. The material spans 1892-1927, with the bulk spanning 1892-1894 and 1925-1927, and cover two periods of Bliss's career at Hopkins.

Dates: 1892-1927

W. W. Holland papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0231
Abstract

W.W. Holland was an industrial chemist and Hopkins researcher. Collection deals largely with Holland's work (1930-1934) on the Gyro process of cracking petroleum to produce gasoline. Includes research data, reports, correspondence, and printed material.

Dates: 1903 - 1956

Wagner Music Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-MUS-049
Scope and Contents

Hitchcock series of popular music, and operatic scores.

Dates: 1840 - 1890

Walt Whitman photographic portraits

 Collection — Box: BW-18, Folder: 5
Identifier: MS-0894
Abstract

Walt Whitman (1819-1892) was an American poet and writer. The collection consists of thirty photographic portraits of Walt Whitman from 1854 to 1889, half of which are duplicates. All are photo service prints, stamped "Culver Pictures" or "Culver Service" on the reverse.

Dates: 1854 - 1889

Walter Albert Patrick papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0113
Abstract

Walter Albert Patrick was a chemist whose research focused on devising a quick and cheap method of making silica gel, a desiccant, in large quantities. This collection consists of research, correspondence, typescripts, student papers, and publications from 1901-1968.

Dates: 1901-1968

Walter de La Mare letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0285
Abstract

The collection consists of a letter written by English poet and novelist, Walter de La Mare to Amy L. Steiner.

Dates: 1953 March 27

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Johns Hopkins University 167
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 22
Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 18
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 18
Johns Hopkins University. Department of History 17
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Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 16
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Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927 13
Lovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962 12
Ames, Joseph Sweetman, 1864-1943 11
Frary, Richard, 1947- 11
Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924 11
Johns Hopkins University. Department of English 11
Haupt, Paul, 1858-1926 9
Rowland, Henry Augustus, 1848-1901 9
Boas, George, 1891-1980 8
Goodnow, Frank J., 1859-1939 8
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Philosophy 8
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 8
Malone, Kemp, 1889-1971 8
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 8
Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935 8
French, John Calvin, 1875- 7
Lattimore, Owen, 1900-1989 7
Roosevelt, Théodore, 1858-1919 7
Scharf, J. Thomas (John Thomas), 1843-1898 7
School of Arts and Sciences. Department of Chemistry 7
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 6
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947 6
Fleisher, Leon 6
Hollander , Jacob H. (Jacob Harry), 1871-1940 6
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 6
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Classics 6
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Physics 6
Johns Hopkins University. School of Engineering 6
Peabody, George, 1795-1869 6
School of Advanced International Studies 6
School of Arts and Sciences. Department of Mathematics 6
Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 6
Welch, William Henry, 1850-1934 6
Adams, Herbert Baxter, 1850-1901 5
Albright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971 5
Allen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972 5
Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943 5
Barth, John, 1930- 5
Brooks, William Keith, 1848-1908 5
Carroll, Charles, 1737-1832 5
Clark, William Bullock, 1860-1917 5
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 5
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 5
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 5
Eisenhower, Milton Stover, 1899-1985 5
Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926 5
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 5
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 5
Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940 5
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 5
Grauer, Neil A. 5
Havens, Raymond Dexter, 1880-1954 5
Jameson, J. Franklin (John Franklin), 1859-1937 5
Jennings, H. S. (Herbert Spencer), 1868-1947 5
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Geology 5
Johns Hopkins University. Department of German 5
Johns Hopkins University. Department of Political Economy 5
Kelvin, William Thomson, Baron, 1824-1907 5
Kennedy, John Pendleton, 1795-1870 5
Lane, Frederic C. (Frederic Chapin), 1900-1984 5
Latané, John Holladay, 1869-1932 5
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 5
Mabie, Hamilton Wright, 1846-1916 5
Macksey, Richard, 1931-2019 5
Painter, Sidney, 1902-1960 5
Pritchett, Henry S. (Henry Smith), 1857-1939 5
Robinson, David M. (David Moore), 1880-1958 5
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Francis Delano), 1882-1945 5
Shaw, Albert, 1857-1947 5
Washington, George, 1732-1799 5
Willard, Daniel, 1861-1942 5
Willoughby, Westel Woodbury, 1867-1945 5
Abbe, Cleveland, 1838-1916 4
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 4
Associated Press 4
Baker, Newton Diehl, 1871-1937 4
Birney, William, 1819-1907 4
Bloomfield, Maurice, 1855-1928 4
Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893 4
Bronk, Detlev W. (Detlev Wulf), 1897-1975‏ 4
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 4
Bryn-Julson, Phyllis, 1945- 4
Buckler, W.H. (William Hepburn), 1867-1952 4
Chew, Samuel C. (Samuel Claggett), 1888-1960 4
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956 4
Dreyfus, Alfred, 1859-1935 4
Elliott, A. Marshall, 1844-1910 4
Fabian, Franklin, 1853-1939 4
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 4
Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 4
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 4
Goethe , Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 4
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