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General Correspondence-"L - M.S. Lawson" (1882-1911)., 01/01/1882-12/31/1911

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 1
Identifier: 23305

Series-level Scope and Content Note

From the Series:

This series consists of General Correspondence of Martin J. Griffin.

Dates

  • 01/01/1882-12/31/1911

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Extent

From the Collection: 3 Linear Feet (7 Hollinger Document Case, 1 Slim Document Case)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Container Summary

This folder consists of Martin J. Griffin General Correspondence "L - M.S. Lawson" (1882-1911). Items of interest include: letter [from M.A.L. (Apr. 4, 1889)] pertaining to a proposed U.S. constitutional prohibitory amendment; letter [from Rev. A.A. Lambing (July 5, 1890)] supporting the idea of the pope making a pronouncement concerning abstinence from alcohol and "flesh" meats.

Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

PROHIBITION-U.S. CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT PROPOSAL: Manuscript

TEMPERANCE: Manuscript

CATHOLIC CLERGY-RE: PAPAL PRONOUNCEMENT ON ABSTINENCE: Manuscript

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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