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Manuscripts - Miscellaneous

 Series
Identifier: 1132
The papers of Fr. Walsh throw considerable light on most aspects of his exceptional career: as founder and guiding spirit of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service; as head of the Papal Relief Mission to Russia in the early 1920s; as president of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association; as a representative of the Catholic Church in Mexico; and as an extremely involved consultant at the Nuremburg War Crimes Trials. Significant correspondents include Herbert Hoover, J. Edgar Hoover, Cardinal Gasparri, Archbishop Cieplak, and Karl Haushofer.

Dates

  • From the Collection: 1885 - 1955
  • From the Collection: Majority of material found within 1920 - 1952

Collection-level Access Restrictions

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Extent

From the Collection: 22.5 Linear Feet (15 boxes)

General Note

Series No. in Collection: 15

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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