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Subject Source: Genre Terms: A Thesaurus for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections Cataloguing

Found in 143 Collections and/or Records:

Helene R. Cope Papers

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Identifier: CPE
Scope and Content Papers include a book-length manuscript, The Sons of Partridge; notes, maps and bibliographical material used by Cope in her research; and correspondence concerning her work, 1958-1979.
Dates: 1950s-1979.

Henry A. Walter Papers

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Identifier: HAW
Scope and Content Papers concerning attempts to have the United States government ratify a leasing agreement for oil concessions near Brant, New York, made between Seneca Nation of Indians on Allegany and Oil Spring Reservations in the State of New York and Henry A. Walter as the representative of the Alden Aurora Gas Company and later the Shore Gas Company, both of Buffalo (the lease was ratified by the House of Representatives but never by the Senate); with copies of the lease, bills proposed, and...
Dates: 1928-1972.

Herbert Johnston Papers

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Identifier: JHN
Scope and Content Notes taken during lectures by Dan Morris, Jacques Maritain, Etienne Gilson, and Gerald Bernard Phelan, 1934- 1939; a few letters received in 1948; and manuscripts of essays by Johnston.
Dates: 1934-1948.

History Teachers' Club Records

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Identifier: HTC
Scope and Contents Club records including its constitution, minutes, programs of meetings; records of its annual history essay contest; copies of study guides produced by the club; correspondence of its moderator, secretary-treasurer, and bulletin editor; and financial records and membership lists. Individuals represented in the correspondence include Thomas T. McAvoy, CSC, Philip Gleason, Mercedes Muenz, Sister Mary Clarence, SSJ, Grace Modica, and Norbert Skvarla, OSB.
Dates: 1940-1967.

Home Mission Sisters of America Records

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Identifier: ZEF
Scope and Content Correspondence, mailings, reports, registers, and by-laws relating to the general history and activities of the Glenmary Sisters and the 1967 development in which many of the members of the order were given dispensation to form a lay organization.
Dates: 1936-1967.

Ivan Mestrovic Papers

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Identifier: MST
Scope and Content Correspondence and photocopies of correspondence with other artists, museums and galleries, admirers of his work, Yugoslav emigrants, clients who have commissioned work, and friends and family; contracts, reports, and architectural plans relating to his commissions; his unpublished manuscripts of poetry, a novel, a play, and two books on Michelangelo; articles on and interviews with Mestrovic; and contracts and inventories relating to the disposition of his homes, artwork, and other possessions...
Dates: 1924-1962.

James Alphonsus McMaster Papers

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Identifier: MMA
Scope and Content Correspondence with bishops, priests, prominent Catholics, and relatives, especially his son John; and drafts of a series of articles on prophecies.

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ms 67-528
Dates: 1844-1886.

James Coyle Papers

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Identifier: COY
Scope and Content Correspondence with Matthew Harkins, Bishop of Providence, William Stang, Bishop of Fall River, Daniel F. Feehan, Bishop of Fall River, John W. Cavanaugh, CSC, President of the University of Notre Dame, and others, 1878-1916; and clippings concerning Coyle's work, 1880s-1910s.
Dates: 1878-1916.

James E. Hagerty Papers

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Identifier: JHA
Scope and Content Correspondence, 1914-1941; notes and manuscript copies of Hagerty's writings such as "The Catholic Church and Social Reform;" and clippings concerning Hagerty's career and the death of Monsignor John A. Ryan in 1945.
Dates: 1913-1945.

James Harold McDonald Papers

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Identifier: MDO
Scope and Content Correspondence, notes and research material chiefly concerning his work on Robert Southwell's poetry and prose, 1924-1959; partial manuscript of English Poetry of Robert Southwell, S.J. (1945); bound manuscripts of notes on poetry, philosophy, and theology; radio and television scripts from Family Theater, produced by Patrick Peyton, C.S.C., collected by Fr. McDonald.
Dates: 1924-1959.

Jeremiah A. Spillard Papers

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Identifier: SPI
Scope and Content Unpublished manuscript of his "History of the 58th Regt. Illinois Infantry Volunteers From Sept. 1861 to April 1866" and a typewritten transcript of it; correspondence with members of the 58th Regiment, 1894-1905; clippings and pamphlets concerning the Civil War; manuscript essays by Spillard; and information on Brigadier General Robert W. Healy, Colonel William Lynch, and Daniel Joseph Spillard, CSC.
Dates: 1866-1952.

Jesuits Records

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Identifier: JES
Scope and Content Letters sent by the American hierarchy and various missionaries to correspondents in Europe (primarily England) concerning the activities, suppression, and restoration of the Jesuits; including letters from Jesuit Archbishops John Carroll (1735-1815) and Leonard Neale (1746-1817); with a printed copy of a Maryland bill entitled "An Act for Securing Certain Estates and Property for the Support and Uses of the Ministers of the Roman Catholic Religion" (no date) and a pamphlet entitled "A Short...
Dates: 1772-1835.

John Dawson Gilmary Shea Papers

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Identifier: JSH
Scope and Content Correspondence dealing mostly with Shea's writing and his financial difficulties; manuscripts of the first three volumes of his History of the Catholic Church in the United States; and a manuscript of his American Martyrology: lives of Catholic missionaries killed on the Indian missions in Canada and the United States from the earliest times.

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Dates: 1857-1892.

John J. Cavanaugh Papers

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Identifier: JJC
Scope and Content Correspondence with members of the Joseph Kennedy family (Rose, Edward, Jacqueline, Joe, and Kathleen), clippings, a plaque given Cavanaugh by the Commerce Council, a scrapbook from the testimonial for Cavanaugh by the Notre Dame Club, Los Angeles, 1952, a copy of the homily delivered by Father Hesburgh at Cavanaugh's funeral, and photographs.
Dates: 1952-1979.

John Mary Odin Papers

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Identifier: ODN
Scope and Content Diary and ledger of John Mary Odin, with names of those baptised and married, the days he preached, and a sketchy itinerary of his trip to Europe in 1852 as well as journeys in the United States; also three letters of 1843 and 1850 to church officials in New Orleans.

The original diary is in the Catholic Archives of Texas, Chancery Office, Austin Texas.
Dates: 1840-1852.

John W. Cavanaugh Papers

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Identifier: JWC
Scope and Content Personal correspondence, much of it concerning life at Notre Dame, 1891-1935; correspondence concerning Rhodes Scholarships, 1911-1914, Laetare Medals, 1908-1919, Cavanaugh's work with the Liquor Control Board of the State of Indiana, 1933-1934, and his work in the preparation of Knute Rockne's autobiography, 1931; correspondence of Joseph Burke, CSC, concerning Cavanaugh's death, 1935; Cavanaugh's diary, 1908; his sermons, speeches, class notes, writings, clippings and scrapbook; a draft of...
Dates: 1865-1955.

Joseph Dutton Papers

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Identifier: DUT
Scope and Content Correspondence (originals and copies), with Daniel E. Hudson, CSC, editor of The Ave Maria; Mrs. B.J. Semmes, his god-mother, and her daughter-in-law, Mrs. J. M. Semmes; and Thomas Kilby Smith and Walter George Smith (1854-1924), sons of a Civil War companion; with a copy of a journal that Dutton kept during the Civil War, 1855- 1864, articles about, and relics of, Father Damien, and a copy of Charles J. Dutton's The Samaritans of Molokai.
Dates: 1855-1981.

Joseph Henry Fichter Papers

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Identifier: FIC
Scope and Content Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, and meeting material relating to Fichter's membership on the board of directors for the National Catholic Reporter.
Dates: 1966-1984.

Joseph M. Davis Papers

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Identifier: DAV
Scope and Content Correspondence, 1970-1978; manuscripts of talks and articles by Davis; subject files, 1970-1977; an oral history interview with Davis, 21 January 1972; and printed material collected by Davis, 1970s.
Dates: 1970-1978.

Joseph Maguire Correspondence

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Identifier: MCR
Scope and Content Four files of correspondence generated during his tenure as President of St. Edward's University, Austin, Texas, 1934-1937, and as Superior to the Holy Cross Community House at Notre Dame.

St. Edward's was operated by the Indiana Province of the Congregation of Holy Cross, and correspondence reflects this relationship. Includes letters from Fathers Thomas A. Steiner (Assistant Provincial), James A. Burns (Provincial), James W. Donahue (Superior General), and others.
Dates: 1933-1949.

Joseph Maria Finotti Papers

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Identifier: FIN
Scope and Content Five letters to Finotti (1855-1877), among them one concerning the exhumation of Bishop Frederic Baraga, one concerning the Society of California Pioneers, and one concerning the school question; and scrapbooks of political cartoons, including caricatures of Jefferson Davis, and newspaper clippings on the Civil War, popular poetry, and Catholicism.
Dates: 1844-1881.

Joseph N. Garvin Papers

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Identifier: GRV
Scope and Content Files representing Garvin's interest in medieval bibliography and his work on an edition of Stephen Langton's writings; one folder of personal correspondence with Sister Stella Spangler, O.P.; and 103 issues of Speculum with marginalia by Garvin, 1941-1979.
Dates: 1941-1979.

Joseph P. Evans Papers

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Identifier: JPE
Scope and Content Correspondence, 1929-1979; articles and lectures by Evans, 1929-1969; subject files from Evans' work on such projects as the Head Injury Committee, National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1967-1969, and the Adlai Stevenson Institute of International Affairs, 1969; and travel diaries of Evans, 1953-1972. Also personal documents such as genealogical records, weekly reminders, and diplomas and honors; photographs; and records of Evans' involvement with the Catholic...
Dates: 1929-1979.

Joseph Selinger Papers

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Identifier: SEL
Scope and Content Chiefly correspondence, including letters written by Selinger during his years as a student at the North American College in Rome and as a teacher at St. Francis Seminary in Milwaukee to Rev. Anton Pauk of St. Louis; letters from H.J. Heuser, O.J.S. Hoog, and Bede Maler, OSB, some of them concerning Selinger's views on agnosticism; letters from rectors of the Catholic University of America John J. Keane, D.J. O'Connell, and Thomas J. Conaty; and letters from M. Cardinal Faulhaber, A. Cardinal...
Dates: 1878-1936.

Lawrence Kehoe Papers

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Identifier: KEH
Scope and Content Business correspondence, advertising circulars, clippings, and two copies of a "Catalogue of the Library of the Late Lawrence Kehoe, Brooklyn, N.Y., 1891."
Dates: 1870-1890.

Leo L. Ward Papers

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Identifier: LLW
Scope and Content Correspondence with members of his family and such Notre Dame personalities as Vincent Fagan and Richard Sullivan; and manuscripts and handwritten notes for short stories and poems, a collection of his stories Men in the Field, and an unpublished novel, Gold and Fiddles.
Dates: 1930-1948.

Lewis J. Murphy Papers

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Identifier: LJM
Scope and Content Scrapbooks, books, a photograph, and memorabilia dating from the 1930s; a few letters, essays, and other material from the 1950s.
Dates: 1930s-1950s.

Louis J. Neyron Collection

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Identifier: ZCL
Scope and Content A letter from Neyron to James McIntyre concerning acquaintances at Notre Dame (1866), a letter received by Neyron from Bishop M.J. Spalding of Louisville concerning Know Nothingism in Indiana (1855), and a letter from a former student at Notre Dame requesting help (1888); a fragment of a document, a lock of Neyron's hair, three surgical knives and one piece of embossed wood. Also material gathered in 1977 for a memorial service in Albany, Indiana; and one reel of microfilm...
Dates: 1855-1977.

Louis J. Papas Scrapbook

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Identifier: PAP
Scope and Content Scrapbook prepared by Papas for presentation to the Joseph Kennedy family on the 23rd anniversary of the death of Joseph Kennedy, Jr. Papas was in the same WWII squadron as Joseph Kennedy Jr. and was also his roommate, 1943- 1944. Scrapbook includes pictures of Papas with Kennedy and correspondence with Joseph Kennedy, Sr., Rose Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, and Edward Kennedy, 1967-1969.
Dates: 1943-1969.

Louis J. Thornton Papers

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Identifier: THO
Scope and Content Correspondence of O'Hara and Thornton with Rev. Robert J. Chisholm, George T. Quinlivan, Hugh O'Donnell, CSC, Constantine E. Zielinski, and others, some of it concerning prisoners of war in Germany; notes written by O'Hara; military ordinariate circulars; mailing lists; Christmas cards; and printed material.
Dates: 1944-1945.