Digitized and born-digital surrogates of collections managed by the Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries Special Collections department. To inquire about items in this community, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
This digital collection features items from the Gilman papers' correspondence, which contains a number of letters from prominent, contemporary educators, scientists, politicians, and literary figures. Daniel Coit Gilman was Johns Hopkins University's first president, serving from 1876 to 1902.
Digitized copies of correspondence and related material created and collected by Johns Hopkins Univeristy librarian, Edna C. Goodall, concerning her efforts to write a biography about Rachel Carson. The collection spans 1940 to 1972.
Freshman Fellows is an academic opportunity designed to introduce students to conducting research with rare books, manuscripts, and archival material during their first year at Hopkins. This collection features projects created by students awarded the fellowship.
Johns Hopkins (1795-1873) was a highly successful Baltimore merchant and philanthropist. He left much of his wealth to found a university and hospital in Baltimore. This collection contains manuscripts, photographs and printed material by or about Johns Hopkins and his ancestors, 1743-2005.