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Irish College Correspondence

 Fonds
Identifier: IRS

Scope and Content

Handwritten papers in Latin defending theses concerning church history and theology, probably produced by students at the Irish College circa 1866.

Microfilm containing letters from members of the American Catholic hierarchy to the rectors of the Irish College in Rome, who acted as their agents, namely Paul Cullen, later Cardinal Archbishop of Dublin, and Tobias Kirby; pertaining mostly to administrative affairs in the American hierarchy; with letters from Francis Patrick Kenrick, Bishop of Philadelphia and later Archbishop of Baltimore, John England, Bishop of Charleston, John Baptist Purcell, later Archbishop of Cincinnati, and many others.

Dates

  • 1828-1869.

Creator

Language of Materials

English.

Extent

1 linear inch. 1 reel of microfilm.

Title
Irish College Correspondence
Subtitle
Guide
Author
University of Notre Dame Archives
Date
2005
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Archives Repository

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