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Francis Dzierozynski, S.J. (4 of 16), 1840-05-04-1840-09-15

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 10
Identifier: 119_67_10
Francis Dzierozynski, S.J. (4 of 16)
Francis Dzierozynski, S.J. (4 of 16)

Scope and Contents

Contains ALS: from Grivel to Lancaster on misc. including intention to give up Goshenhoppen and Alexandria 5/4/1840, on misc. including Gov. Johnson's intention to build chapel for former White Marsh and St. Inigoes enslaved individuals 5/30/1840, on misc., including repair of mill at White Marsh 7/18/1840; from Cary to ? on former's epilepsy 5/8/1840; from B. Fenwick to G. Fenwick on founding of St. Vincent de Paul Church in Boston, funeral of Bp Brute 5/22/1840; from Ward to S. Barber on misc., including latter's ordination 5/25/1840; 2 from Bally to Dzierozynski on accounts of Goshenhoppen church and farms, death of Francis Varin, SJ 5/21 & 6/2/1840; from Bp Conwell to McElroy on return of bookcase to Society 6/20/1840; from Bp of Bardstown to Dzierozynski asking to borrow McElroy 6/29/1840; from Murphy to Ryder on former's apptmnt as Superior of St. Mary's College, KY 7/1/1840; from Dubuisson to Lopez asking for priest for Alexandria, on Dubuisson's reception at Shepherdstown 8/11/1840; 2 promiss. notes from Havermans to Vespre re purchase of stable house contiguous to St. Joseph's, Philadelphia 8/11/ & 9/15/1840; from Bro. H. Rieselman to Dubuisson on misc. 8/15/1840; from Dzierozynski to Lopez on misc. 8/19/1840.

**Former finding aid locations: 119_67_10; 213W0-213W11&&

Materials on Slavery

This folder contains materials related to Jesuit slaveholding.

"A cruel overseer": Letter from Fr. Grivel S.J. to Fr. Lancaster S.J. May 30, 1840 [GSA88]


  • 1840-05-04-1840-09-15

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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


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