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American Teilhard de Chardin Association Archives

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-070730
Scope and contents note The American Teilhard de Chardin Association Archives document the activities of a major organization devoted to preserving the writings and legacy of the noted French Jesuit Rev. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, S.J. The collection includes materials concerning the administrative functions of the society. The archive also contains files regarding prominent individuals, such as Romano S. Almagno, George Barbour, Minna Cassard, Robert T. Francoeur, Thomas King, Ursula King, Mary Lukas, Ellen...
Dates: 1912 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1989

Archives of the Maryland Province of the Society of Jesus

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-000119
Scope and Contents **The Archives of the Maryland Province of the Society of Jesus is currently being digitized, and has recently been reorganized. This finding aid represents the collection's new organization, and replaces the former finding aid (GTM119). If you need assistance locating materials using older citations, please contact staff at the Booth Family Center for...
Dates: 1630-1985

Argentinian Jesuits collection

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS93
Scope and Contents note The Argentinean Jesuits Collection consists of eleven documents from early nineteenth century Buenos Aires, during the period of the return of the Society of Jesus and the South American liberation from Spain. The collection covers a variety of topics relating to the Society of Jesus in Buenos Aires. The first two documents from 1800 to 1802, relate to the Capuchin fathers in Buenos Aires. Several of the documents in the collection are petitions to the governing body of Buenos Aires, the...
Dates: 1800-1819; Majority of material found within 1800 - 1819

Virgil H. Barber, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS008
Collection-level Scope and Content Note

Letters, notebooks, and clippings relating to Barber's work in missions in New England and to his conversion and that of his wife, Jerusha, to Catholicism.

Dates: 1804-1847; Majority of material found within 1804 - 1846

Francis A. Barnum, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS56
Collection-level Scope and Content Note

The Rev. Francis A. Barnum, SJ Papers contain a wide variety of material, including correspondence, Fr. Barnum's notebooks on language and other topics, a mass of printed ephemera relating to the World War I and its aftermath, and manuscripts and correspondence on Eskimo languages and Alaska. Note: In keeping with Fr. Barnum's terminology, all references to Central Yup'ik are indexed as 'Innuit.'

Dates: 1869-1985; Majority of material found within 1869-1921

Edward W. Bodnar, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-120731
Scope and content note Series I includes only works by Edward Bodnar, whether originally authored by Bodnar or translated by him. The series contains multiple drafts of many of these works, from first draft tentative "sense-translations" to final drafts. The card catalogs included in the series also contain photographs of manuscripts found in many of the archives listed. Series II includes not only copies of Ciriaco manuscripts, but also Bodnar's notes on them, meticulously organized by archive, then...
Dates: 1960-2010

Philip Cardella, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS44
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The papers in this collection cover a wide and curious variety of places and events--not all clear in their relationship to Cardella. Most are in Spanish (letters to and from Central America as well as sermons for his New York community), a considerable number are in Italian, many are in English. A certain number are in French. Some, as occurs with a variegated collection, have no identifiable relevance to Cardella, his life, or his interests. There are seven folders of correpondence,...
Dates: 1872-1920; Majority of material found within 1887-1901

Catholic Historical Manuscripts Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: GTM-820831
Scope and Contents The Catholic Historical Manuscripts Collection contains documents generated by significant Jesuits who were assocaited with Georgetown University in the eighteenth, nineteenth, and early twentieth centuries. The collection includes correspondence, handwritten documents, financial account information, and bound manuscripts. Noteworthy individuals include Simon Brute, Joseph-Pierre de Cloriviere, Pierre Jean DeSmet, Alphonsus Donlon, Louis William DuBourg, Francis Dzierozynski, Benedict...
Dates: 1738 - 1927; Majority of material found within 1800 - 1900

Walter J. Ciszek, SJ interviews

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS191
Collection-level Scope and Content Note Consisting of audio taped interviews with Walter J. Ciszek, SJ, this collection documents the American-born Jesuit's life, ca. 1938-1963. Discussed are: his mission work in Poland and Russia, 1938-1941; arrest by Soviet secret police in 1941; imprisonment in Moscow and Siberia; and eventual release and return to the United States in 1963. The interviews are contained on 9 tapes (duplicates of tapes 1-8 included). The tapes give no indication, either on their face or by their content, of...
Dates: 1964

James Curley, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS42
Dates: 1832-1889; Majority of material found within 1868-1889

Francis X. DeNeckere, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS36
Collection-level Scope and Content Note

Francis X. DeNeckere (1810-1879), entered the Society in 1844. He may have written these meditations.

Dates: 1844-1879

Edward Devitt, SJ Papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-000007
Scope and Contents The papers of Rev. Edward Devitt, S.J. (1841-1920) who, during his years in the Society, taught at Gonzaga College, Woodstock College, Holy Cross College, and Georgetown College. He was also, at one time, rector of Boston College and editor of the "Woodstock Letters." Fr. Devitt also gained wide recogntion as a historian of early Catholic history in the United States. The papers include a series of diaries (1865-1929), a commonplace book of verse and sundry documents, in addition to numerous...
Dates: 1865 - 1920

John Digges, Jr., SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS14
Scope and Contents

The John Digges, Jr., SJ Papers consist of sevral manuscripts. None of these manuscripts bear Digges's name, and have been identified by handwriting comparisons with documents in Maryland Province Archives. They probably came into the hands of Baltimore Archbishop Leonard Neale (d. Georgetown, 18 June 1817), and thence to Georgetown. One is bound in an 1815 Baltimore newspaper.

Dates: 1734-1746

John E. Dooley, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS49
Collection-level Scope and Content Note John Dooley, SJ was born July 12, 1842 in Richmond, VA. He began studies at Georgetown College in 1856. During the time Dooley was at Georgetown, sectional feeling was on the rise; by 1858, in fact, he belonged to a Cadet company formed on campus by Southern students. He attained the rank of Second Lieutenant. Though still at Georgetown when war broke out, by early 1862 he left the College in order to fight for the Confederacy. In August of 1862, Dooley enlisted as a private in D Company,...
Dates: 1862-1865

William H. Duncan, SJ, papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS52
Dates: 1855-1888

Abraham J. Emerick, SJ, collection

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-180101
Collection level scope and contents note Father Abraham J. Emerick, S.J., [1856 - 1931] served as a missionary in Jamaica and pastor of various missions in St. Mary's County, Maryland, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The A. J. Emerick Collection consists of correspondence referring to his activities as a Jamaica missionary as well as pastor of the Mission of Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament, which was supported by the Blessed Sacrament Sisters for Indians and Colored People. Most of the correspondence in the collection (38...
Dates: 1890-1917

Peter Epinette, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS38
Scope and Contents

The Peter Epinette, SJ Papers consist of his manuscrpit exhortation on the common rules and his bound volume containing some of his writings.

Dates: 1805-1830

George Fenwick, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS45
Collection-level Scope and Content Note

The Rev. George Fenwick, SJ Papers contain some of Fr. Fenwick's poetry, sermons, correspondence, and educational reports.

Dates: 1796-1887; Majority of material found within 1815-1855

Joseph M. Finotti, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS10
Collection-level Scope and Content Note

The Rev. Joseph M. Finotti, SJ Papers contain Finotti's diaries and scrapbooks from 1846 until just before his death, as well as correspondence.

Dates: 1846-1878

A. W. Forstall, SJ papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS37
Collection-level Scope and Content Note

Forstall seems to have taught algebra, geometry, and physics. These are his bound notebooks, in French, perhaps used for teaching.

Dates: 1880-1910