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Catholic Historical Manuscripts Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: GTM-820831
Scope and Contents The Catholic Historical Manuscripts Collection is an artificial collection containing documents generated by significant Jesuits associated with Georgetown University in the eighteenth, nineteenth, and early twentieth centuries. It 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,...
Dates: 1738 - 1927; Majority of material found within 1800 - 1900

Beeston, Francis - 1, 1787

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 25
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The American Catholic Sermon collection was formed from manuscript sermons from the Woodstock College Archives, the Maryland Province Archives, and the Georgetown University Archives. It consists of some 456 autograph manuscript sermons, two contemporary written transcriptions, and four printed items (some only fragments) by 44 different preachers, including 55 texts by Archbishop John Carroll and seven by Georgetown's first president, Rev. Robert Plunkett. The sermons are arranged...
Dates: 1787

Beeston, Francis - 2, 1792

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 26
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The American Catholic Sermon collection was formed from manuscript sermons from the Woodstock College Archives, the Maryland Province Archives, and the Georgetown University Archives. It consists of some 456 autograph manuscript sermons, two contemporary written transcriptions, and four printed items (some only fragments) by 44 different preachers, including 55 texts by Archbishop John Carroll and seven by Georgetown's first president, Rev. Robert Plunkett. The sermons are arranged...
Dates: 1792

Carroll, John - Correspondence., 01/01/1788-12/31/1788

 File — Box: 23, Folder: 17
Identifier: 80270
Series-level Scope and Content Note From the Series:

Consists of transcripts of John Carroll correspondence. Shea used these transcripts to write 'Life and Times of Most Rev. John Carroll,' volume two of his four-volume history of the Catholic Church in America. The transcripts are arranged in rough chronological order.

Dates: 01/01/1788-12/31/1788

Bohemia (10 of 12), 1800 - 1881

 File — Box: 43, Folder: 3
Identifier: 119_30_4
Scope and Contents Land and legal records:Notice (1800) of establishment of commission to mark and bound land tracts at Little Bohemia; Letter (Feb. 24, 1801) of Francis Beeston, S.J., to Hugh Matthews; Petition (Mar. 1, 1801) to the justices of Cecil County to mark and bound lands at Bohemia; Letter (Mar. 3, 1801) from Archbishop John Carroll to Fr. Beeston or Hugh Matthews; Order of Cecil County Court (1801) appointing commissioners to mark and bound Bohemia tracts; Official survey of Bohemia...
Dates: 1800 - 1881

Bohemia (7 of 12), 1714 - 1790

 File — Box: 42, Folder: 10
Identifier: 119_30_7
Scope and Contents Legal records: Indenture (1714) between Denis Nowland and James Heath; Survey of Skelton, Hocton and Sarah's Joynture has on reverse plat of Herman's Branch and Augustin's Creek; Indenture (1721) between James Heath and Thomas Mansell; Indenture (1728) between John Bennett and Peter Attwood; Indenture (1730) between Ephraim A. Herman and Vachel Denton; Indenture (1730) between Joshua George and Vachel Denton; Indenture (1731) between Joshua George and Peter Attwood; Indenture...
Dates: 1714 - 1790

Philadelphia (2 of 9), 1733 - 1882

 File — Box: 56, Folder: 5
Identifier: 119_22_4
Scope and Contents Legal documents and correspondence regarding St. Joseph's Church:Decree (1841) by Francis P. Kenrick, Bishop of Philadelphia to Ignatius Combs, S.J.; Note (c. 1841) concerns history and property of Jesuits in Philadelphia; Indenture [Deed (1842)] between Peter Havermans, S.J., and Revs. John McElroy, Ignatius Comos and Benjamin A. Young, S.J., is attached to document [certificate] signed by Secretary of State Daniel Webster; List of standing debts of St. Joseph's Residence...
Dates: 1733 - 1882

Power of Attorney, 1797 - 1867

 File — Box: 97, Folder: 9
Identifier: 119_23_12
Scope and Contents Documents related to the assignment of power of attorney, including letters from Thomas Mulledy, S.J., to John McElroy, S.J., assigning POA when he was in Europe between 1840 and 1841 to handle outstanding financial matters, including details related to the 1838 sale:Extract from laws of Maryland Assembly governing conveyances of corporations by attorney (1822); Form model (1867) for letters of attorney; Letter of Attorney-Charles Sewall et alii to John Bolton (1797) for care and...
Dates: 1797 - 1867

Goshenhoppen (4 of 6), 1786 - 1905

 File — Box: 48, Folder: 10
Identifier: 119_33_8
Scope and Contents Land and legal records with correspondence: tenant contracts arrange chronologicall (105V10); Letters between Bally and Lancaster describe sales of lands. Within this set, there is a letter requesting a middle-aged "colored woman" to replace the servant of the residence who needed to take care mother and was expected to become a Franciscan nun. (10V 1/2)Twelve letters (1864-71) of Augustine Bally, S.J., to Charles C. Lancaster, S.J.; Note (1867) concerns sale of woodland on...
Dates: 1786 - 1905

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