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Varia-Society of Jesus [2 N7-10]. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
39577
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 01/01/1786-12/31/1911 (Creation)

Notes

  • Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

    VARIA-SOCIETY OF J. (1786-1911) [2N 7-10]: Manuscript

    SOCIETY OF JESUS-GENERAL CHAPTER PROCEEDINGS-1786: Manuscript

    SOCIETY OF JESUS-CIRCULAR LETTER TO POPE-1789: Manuscript

    SOCIETY OF JESUS-PETITION FOR A BISHOP-(1789): Manuscript

    SOCIETY OF JESUS-RELATION TO THE CHURCH: Manuscript

    NEGROES-SLAVES OWNED BY SOCIETY OF JESUS [MD]-1789: Manuscript

    SOCIETY OF JESUS [MD]-NEGRO SLAVE HOLDINGS-1789: Manuscript

    DEVITT, (SJ) E.I.-"PROPAGANDA DOCUMENTS" RE: JOHN CARROLL: Printed Item

    SULPICIAN SEMINARY-BALTIMORE-1792: Manuscript

    CARROLL, (ABP) JOHN-APPOINTMENT:SEE OF BALTIMORE-1789: Manuscript

    SOCIETY OF JESUS-WHITE MARSH-CHAPTER PROCEEDINGS-(1792): Manuscript

    SOCIETY OF JESUS-ESTATES-(1786-1787): Manuscript

  • Shelf Location

    VAULT

  • Container Summary

    This folder [2N 7-10] consists of Maryland Province varia pertaining to the Society of Jesus. Items of interest include: Proceedings of the General Chapter for 1786 [proceedings re: procedure, particular resolves, debts, general resolves, institution of a school, etc., (synopsis provided)]; Circular letter (Mar. 25, 1789) concerns a memorial to be sent to the Pope representing the Church in the United States and petitions that a diocesan bishop be selected by the American clergy; Letter (1786-1787) pertains to the last Chapter and discusses the form of government, bishop, relation of the Society to the Church, Jesuit estates, future college, and summary of chapters; Resolves on selecting a bishop; Proceedings of the General Chapter at White Marsh (May 11, 1789). Among the topic discussed are slaves, Georgetown College, financial matters and Newtown; Letter (Nov. 14, 1789) from Leonardo [Cardinal] Antonelli congratulating John Carroll on his appointment to the bishopric of Baltimore; Proceedings of the General Chapter at White Marsh (Nov. 7, 1792). Items discussed consist of the Suplician Seminary in Baltimore, retired clergy, Georgetown College; "Propaganda Documents" (1911) [Appointment of the first bishop of Baltimore] by E.I. Devitt, S.J.

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