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John Anthony Grassi, S.J. (35 of 39), 1816-04-10-1816-06-27

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 24
Identifier: 119_59_17
John Anthony Grassi, S.J. (35 of 39)
John Anthony Grassi, S.J. (35 of 39)

Scope and Contents

Contains ALS: from Young to Grassi on Ashton will 4/10/1816; from Abp L. Neale to Lucas on Norfolk trustees, mission to African Americans, absolution of Free Masons 4/19/1816; from Rev. Cornelius Geerts to Grassi recommending candidates for Society 4/27/1816; from Miquel to Grassi on events in Toulouse 4/23/1816, on former's effects left at Georgetown 5/5/1816; from a Wilson to Grassi on Kentucky Mission 5/5/1816; from Plowden to Grassi on Castlereagh and Parliament 5/15/1816; from E. Fenwick to Grassi on misc. financial matters 5/16/1816; from N. Sewall to Grassi (?) on former's assignment to Pomfret 5/21/1816; from Marshall to Grassi on Conewago farm 5/22/1816; from E. Fenwick to F. Neale on sale of slaves 5/24/1816; from Malou to Grassi on situation of Jesuits in New York 6/3/1816; from Vespre to Grassi on A. Kohlmann's ill health, ordering books from France 6/22/1816; from C. Neale to Cary on sending reapers to St. Thomas Manor 6/27/1816; to B. Fenwick on F. Neale's ill health (no year, probably 1817-18.

*Former finding aid locations: 119_59_17; 205Z13-205Z27*

Materials on Slavery

This folder contains materials related to Jesuit slaveholding.

Bishop Neale to Fr. Lucas on the regulations for slave marriages, April 1816 [GSA360]


  • 1816-04-10-1816-06-27

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From the Collection: 308 boxes (212 regular boxes, 25 oversized boxes, 58 restricted regular boxes, 13 restricted oversized boxes, plus 14 card catalog drawers )

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Multiple languages


Repository Details

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