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Gerard O'Brien Varia Collection

Identifier: GTM-150114
Items collected by Gerard O'Brien relating to American Catholic and Jesuit notables of the 17th and 19th century.


  • 1620 - 1897

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0.21 Linear Feet (1 box)

Materials Specific Details

Autograph letters signed -- 1. Cardinal Robert Bellarmine, SJ. Written from Rome to nephew Marcello Cervini in Florence (1620).

2. Cardinal James Gibbons. Written to Kate P. Laithrop, on Cardinal's Residence, Baltimore, stationery. Dated 20 May, 1897.

Carte de Visites -- Bernard Maguire, SJ; Archeveque de Baltimore; Cardinal McCloskey; Archbishop Hughes.

Other photographs -- Album of 14 salt prints, c.1860s; stereo card of Basilique de Notre Dame de Lourdes; and Notre Dame, Paris, c.1860.
Gerard O'Brien Varia Collection
Georgetown University Library
March 2017
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Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository