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Argentinian Jesuits collection

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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...

Catholic Historical Manuscripts Collection

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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 Fenwick,...

Abraham J. Emerick, SJ, collection

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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 letters)...

Joseph P. Mobberly, SJ Papers

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS24
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The Joseph P. Mobberly, SJ Papers (1815-1827) consist of the remembrances, observations, and expositions of a Jesuit who worked principally as manager of St. Inigoes, a house and plantation in St. Mary’s County, and taught at Georgetown College. Brother Mobberly wrote passionately on a wide variety of topics: agricultural management, focusing particularly on the economic viability of enslaved labor and strategies for maximizing the production of wheat, corn, and other alternatives to tobacco...

Joseph Mosley, SJ Papers

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS25
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The sixteen letters which comprise this collection--fifteen of which Fr. Mosley sent to his sister, and the remaining one of which he sent to his brother, Michael Mosley , SJ -- are full of details not only on the state of local society, but on the flora and fauna of the area. A selection from among them was published in the Woodstock Letters, Vol.35, a hardbound offprint of which is included in this collection. (Note: Researchers are requested to use the photocopies of these letters, found in...

Gerard O'Brien Varia Collection

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

J. Havens Richards, SJ Papers

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Identifier: GTM-000010
Scope and Contents The J. Havens Richards, SJ papers primarily concern Richards' presidency of Georgetown College from 1888 to 1898. Boxes 1 and 2 contain correspondence written to Richards, chiefly of a mundane nature. The second box contains correspondence to Richards from the Provincial, Father General and the Curia. The correspondence concerns plans for the University, relations with Catholic University, and reflects some of the concerns in education prevalent during the Americanist controversies. Boxes 3 and...

George Schwarz Collection

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS29
Collection-level Scope and Content Note This is a collection of late seventeenth-century Latin letters relating to the Church and especially to the Society of Jesus, all bound into one volume. Among other places, they emanate from or discuss Genoa, the South Pacific, the Philippines, Lisbon, Austria, the Balkans, Japan,China, Indochina, Paraguay, Brazil, and Mexico.

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