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Walter Finch interview of Owen Lattimore

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0643
Abstract Owen Lattimore was born in the United States in 1900, but was raised primarily in Tianjin, China. He became one of the foremost scholars and political thinkers in the United States on Asian affairs. He taught at Johns Hopkins University from 1938 to 1963. Senator Joseph McCarthy notably accused Lattimore of espionage and treason based on suspicions of Lattimore's international work. Walter G. Finch was a graduate of Hopkins (1940) and after earning his law degree in 1973, he served as the...
Dates: 1973 August 14

Walter Hines Page School of International Relations records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-08-010
Scope and Contents The records of the Walter Hines Page School of International Relations range in date from 1923 to 1955 and are subdivided as follows: Subgroup 1: Establishment of Page School, 1923-1929 Subgroup 2: Administrative Records, 1924-1955 Series 1: Advisory Board Minutes, 1924-1933 Series 2: J.V.A. MacMurray, Director, 1930-1933 Series 3: F.S. Dunn, Executive Secretary, 1930-1938 Series 4: Owen Lattimore, Director, 1931-1955 Subseries 1: Administrative and...
Dates: 1923-1955

Walter M. Elsasser papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0151
Scope and Contents Elsasser's papers consist of correspondence, writings and some personal material. They span the period 1927-1989 although the manuscript material does not begin until 1955. Although best known for his geophysical work, Elsasser believed his controversial ideas in theoretical biology were what historians would want to study. The papers, therefore, are most complete in theoretical biology.The papers include a small amount of correspondence relating to geophysics, but the largest...
Dates: 1927-1989

Walter Milne autograph album

 Item
Identifier: MS-0567
Scope and Contents Dated 1914 in the owenership inscription, this little volume includes a number of quotations and original verses inscribed by family and friends, a pencil sketch of a Sopwith Pup, and a caricature of two black waiters with a caption reading "Cook's Tours Personally Conducted." There are also two nicely accomplished pen-and-ink drawings of ships. Friends have noted favorite authors, "authoresses," and heroines, with two pages devoted to a series of cut-out autographs (possibly not original)...
Dates: 1914

Walter Romeyn Benjamin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0009
Scope and Contents

A collection of letters from contemporary literary figures and publishers.

Dates: 1823-1928

Walter Spencer Huffman music manuscripts and recordings

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0082
Abstract

Walter Spencer Huffman was a composer and music teacher who studied and served on the faculty of the Peabody Conservatory of Music in the 1940s and 1950s. From 1955 until his death in 2005, Huffman taught music privately in Maryland and continued to compose. The collection consists of holograph scores of approximately 150 works, including chamber music, symphonies, and choral music.

Dates: 1941-1990, 1997, 2007
Found in: Peabody Archives

Walter Summer papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0122
Abstract Walter Summer (1923-2015) was a composer, writer, artist, and art exhibitor. He graduated in 1947 with a Bachelor of Science from Johns Hopkins and a Bachelor of Music and certificate in Harmony from the Peabody Conservatory. Summer wrote music, poetry, and prose throughout his adult life, often under the pen name Walter Summer d'Eté. His works were never published. In the 1990s he created computer-generated visual art and prepared computer-engraved scores of his earlier compositions. The...
Dates: 1940 - 2005
Found in: Peabody Archives

Walter Vincent Johnson collection on slavery

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0201
Abstract

Walter Johnson began a study of slavery in Delaware in 1910, but died two years later. The collection consists of notecards on sources from the time of the Swedish settlements (approximately 1690) through 1860, including his own interview with a formerly enslaved person.

Dates: 1690-1860

Warner Brothers Company uncut advertising paper doll set: "Dolly's Trunk"

 Collection — Box: BW-2, Folder: 6
Identifier: MS-0815
Abstract

This collection is one brochure-like advertisement, which includes an uncut paper doll with its corsets. It was published by the Bridgeport, Connecticut corset firm, the Warner Brothers Company, likely sometime from 1915 to approximately 1929.

Dates: 1915-approximately 1929

Warren S. Torgerson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0644
Abstract

Dr. Warren S. Torgerson was internationally known for his work in psychological measurement at Johns Hopkins University. The files include primarily experiment notes and data sets, some lecture notes, and some correspondence, dating from 1962 through 1983.

Dates: 1962 - 1983

Wei-Liang Chow papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0762
Abstract

Wei-Liang Chow (1911-1995), known as Chow Wei-Liang in the Chinese tradition, was a Johns Hopkins University professor and mathematician, renowned for his breakthroughs in algebraic geometry. This collection includes some of the professional papers of Professor Chow, including typed letters to and from the mathematician, as well as typed, sometimes handwritten, drafts of some of his essays. The papers range from 1948 to 1995, with the bulk of the material dating from the 1940s and 1950s.

Dates: 1946 - 1995

Whiting School of Engineering Office of Communication records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-06-006
Abstract

This collection consists of photographs, slides, negatives, and associated materials relating to the G.W.C. Whiting School of Engineering, and its academic departments, circa 1980s-1990s.

Dates: 1980s-1990s

Whiting School of Engineering Office of Development and Alumni Affairs records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-06-005
Abstract

This collection consists of subject files and reports, mainly concerning development, from circa 1978 to circa 1991.

Dates: circa 1978-circa 1991

Wilbert E. Locklin papers

 Collection — Box: BW-3, Folder: 6
Identifier: MS-0686
Abstract

Wilbert E. "Bill" Locklin served as Vice President and Assistant (?) to President Milton Eisenhower. This colleciton includes correspondence and reports reflecting university business, 1965-1976, including copies of letters sent to President Milton S. Eisenhower and two handbooks: "An Experimental Approach to English" and "The Undergraduate at Johns Hopkins."

Dates: 1965-1976

Wilhelm Braune lectures

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0353
Abstract

The collection consists of one bound volume containing three lectures given by German philologist, Wilhelm Braune at the University of Leipzig, 1876-1877.

Dates: 1876-1877

William A. Chrystal papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0008
Abstract

William A. Chrystal was a pianist, composer, arranger, and conductor based in the Pittsburgh area for most of his career. He attended the Peabody Conservatory in the 1950s and earned degrees in piano performance. The William A. Chrystal papers contain music manuscripts, programs, clippings, professional documents, and sound recordings.

Dates: 1946 - 2015
Found in: Peabody Archives

William Benson Jr. notebook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0158
Abstract

The notebook (1865-1885) which forms this collection is a bound, holographic volume containing unpublished poetry and prose of William Benson, Jr. Biographical information of William Benson, Jr. has not been found. It is likely that Benson was a physician residing in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dates: 1865-1885

William Bland papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0049
Abstract

William Bland is a pianist and composer who graduated from the Peabody Conservatory with a doctor of musical arts degree in 1973. His papers include manuscript and photocopied scores of his compositions.

Dates: 1970-2001
Found in: Peabody Archives

William Bullock Clark papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0098
Abstract

William Bullock Clark was an American geologist born in Brattleboro, Vermont on December 15, 1860. The papers consist of correspondence, invoices, and a scrapbook spanning 1888-1925.

Dates: 1888-1925

William Churchill papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0225
Abstract William Churchill, philologist, ethnologist, and writer, was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. in 1859. He was appointed United States consul-general to Samoa (1896-1899) where he pursued his interest in philology and ethnology. Churchill also studied African languages and culture but less seriously than those of Polynesia. This collection contains two scrapbooks which Churchill compiled on Africa and the South Pacific, respectively, as well as a written draft of his 1892 book, ...
Dates: 1908-1911

William Cobbett petition

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

Collection consists of one hand-written petition to the House of Commons, February 15, 1830. The bound manuscript numbers eight pages. Cobbett's address was presented during the end of Tory rule. In the petition, cobbett argued for economic and political reform and the relief in agricultural areas where the farmers were seriously deprived.

Dates: 1830 February 15

William Dwight Pierce papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0434
Abstract

William Dwight Pierce, born in 1881, led a class at the U.S, Department of Agriculture's Bureau of Entomology during the Fall of 1918. This collection is comprised of a folder of typed and mimeographed minutes, lecture notes and reports all produced for a class on the Entomology of Disease, Hygeine and Sanitation.

Dates: 1918

William Edmond Gates papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0148
Abstract

The collection consists of a mimeographed typescript, "The William Gates Collection," Sections C-G, and contains correspondence between William Gates and General Gildardo Magana about the Mexican revolutionary, E. Zapata. It also includes photos of Mayan inscriptions.

Dates: 1922-1923

William F. Lucas family papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0057
Abstract

William F. Lucas and family owned the Lucas Bros. printing and stationery business in Baltimore in the 19th century. The Lucas family papers include correspondence, diaries, financial documents, photographs, and scrapbooks relating to the family and their business, including writing books by William F. Lucas' daughter, Bertha E. Lucas, and papers related to William's brother, art collector George A. Lucas.

Dates: 1839-1940
Found in: Peabody Archives

William Frick papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0067
Abstract

William Frick was a poet, lawyer, Maryland state senator, and city court judge, and associate judge of the Court of Appeals, and was elected first judge of the Superior Court of Baltimore city in 1851. His papers date from 1833 to 1846 and include correspondence with colleagues in the fields of law and politics, publications, photographs, clippings, and invitations.

Dates: 1833-1846
Found in: Peabody Archives

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Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 22
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Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 18
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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
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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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