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Mission Superiors (1 of 6), 1804-08-19-1846

 File — Box: 20, Folder: 1
Identifier: 119_93_2
Mission Superiors (1 of 6)
Mission Superiors (1 of 6)

Scope and Contents

Contains ALS correspondence from Gabriel Gruber to Prov. Angliae 8/19/1804; 3 AMs copies letter from Gruber to Bp Carroll of Baltimore 5/12/1804 delegating latter to appoint superior in U.S.; ALS from Tadeusz Brzozowski 7/29/1805; ALS Letters Patent from Brzozowski to Rbt. Molyneux 2/22/1806; AMs copies 6 pages letters from Francis Dzierozynski; ALS copy (?) Rbt. Molyneux appointing C. Neale Vice-Superior in Charles and St. Mary's Counties 10/1/1806; ALS from Brzozowski to Anthony Kohlmann 9/2/1807; ALS from Brzozowski to A. Kohlmann 10/4/1808; ALS from Brzozowski to Paul Kohlmann 3/21/1809, 6/13/1809, 8/8/1809; ALS from Brzozowski to Charles Neale 3/10/1810 (includes two copies), 8/16/1810 (includes one copy); ALS from Brzozowski to P. Kohlmann 10/12/1810; ALS from E. Desperamus to John Grassi 5/10/1810; ALS from E. Desperamus to Grassi 6/3/1811 (with discussion of disordered state of Georgetown College); ALS from Malou and Rantzau to Charles Neale 4/17/1811; ALS from Brzozowski to Grassi re latter's being made Superior (includes letter from Desperamus to Grassi on reverse) 10/16/1811 plus copy; ALS from Brzozowski and Desperamus to Grassi 2/20/1812; ALS and copy from Desperamus and Brzozowski to Grassi 3/18/1812 (Desperamus summarizes content of his recent correspondence to Province); ALS and copy from Brzozowski to Grassi 8/5/1812; ALS from Brzozowski to Malou 8/15/1812 (repeats appointment of Grassi as Superior, expresses concern, in light of French invasion of Russia, re correspondence reaching destination); ALS from Desperamus to Grassi 10/14/1811, 10/22/1812 (latter on relation of Georgetown College to the Corporation); ALS from Brzozowski to Grassi 3/22/1813, 7/22/1813; ALS from Brzozowski to Grassi 3/25/1813, 4/30/1813, 8/1/1813, 8/16/1813, 9/30/1813, 12/25/1813 (Missing: 7/8/1813).

**Former finding aid locations: 119_93_2; 500:1A-500:15**

Materials on Slavery

This folder contains materials related to Jesuit slaveholding.

The President of Georgetown, Robert Molyneux, asks Fr. C. Neale to secure payment for his slave, Suckey, October 1806 [GSA112]


  • 1804-08-19-1846

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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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