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William McSherry, S.J. (14 of 16), 1836-07-12-1836-12-19

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 14
Identifier: 119_65_1
William McSherry, S.J. (14 of 16)
William McSherry, S.J. (14 of 16)

Scope and Contents

Contains ALS: from Wm. McSherry to McElroy on procuring marble slabs for St. John's church in Frederick 7/12/1836; from Dzierozynski to G. Fenwick on misc. 7/15/1836; from Duchess Julie of Anhalt to Dubuisson with general news 7/30/1836; from Kenney to James McCarthy, SJ on initiation of Jamaica mission, state of Calcutta mission, flourishing of Belgian province 8/8/1836; from Beschter to a Fr. Leary complaining of ill health 8/11/1836; from Congregation of Paradise to Wm. McSherry asking new church to be built on Brandt land in Frederick 9/4/1836; from James Ward, SJ to S. Barber on misc. including burning of convent at Charlestown 9/17/1836; to S. Barber on family news 9/18/1836; from Dubuisson to Wm. McSherry on travels in Europe, memo on Bp Kenrick's controversies, Fortis' threat to sever Maryland Mission from Society 10/8/1836; from Abp of Munich to Dubuisson on misc. 10/28/1836; from B. Fenwick to G. Fenwick on former's project of ecclesiastical history of Diocese 10/29/1836; from Grivel to Lancaster on misc. 11/18/1836; from Abp Samuel Eccleston of Baltimore to Wm. McSherry about a Fr. Hardy leaving Society 12/19/1836.

**Former finding aid locations: 119_65_1; 211 H1 - 211 H14**


  • 1836-07-12-1836-12-19

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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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