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REV. PATRICK J. CORMICAN, SJ PAPERS
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Box: 1 Fold: 1 Cormican, Rev. Patrick J., SJ: Poems, Parts I & II, 1925
DATE SPAN: 01/01/1925 - 12/31/1925

DESCRIPTION: Approximately 200 pp. of hectographed poems preceded by a Foreword explaining how they came to be written and preserved.

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Cormican, Rev. Patrick J., SJ: Patriotic & Humorous Poems
DATE SPAN: 01/01/1920 - 12/31/1926

DESCRIPTION: Approximately 100 typed or hectographed pages of poems. Preceded by a foreword discussing American politics in World War I and evaluating it as a complete failure and disaster. As an Irishman, Cormican particularly loathed Britain's role in bringing the U.S. into the war.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Cormican, Rev. Patrick J., SJ: Copies of Poems frm Folder 1--with Tabl
DATE SPAN: 01/01/1895 - 01/01/1926

DESCRIPTION: Holds the first 115 pages of the poems found in Folder 1, but this one has a Table of Contents making it easier to find the person or institution memorialized. This copy transferred to Georgetown University in 1969 from Visitation Convent.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 Cormican, Rev. Patrick J., SJ: Poems & 1926 autobiographical sketch
DATE SPAN: 01/01/1895 - 06/24/1926

DESCRIPTION: Approximately 110 hectographed pages of poetry, duplicating part of Folder 1. Also includes, at the end, 8 pp. of Cormican's autobiography. This is among the few bits of personally revelatory information available on him.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Cormican, Rev. Patrick J., SJ: Corresp w/ Jeannie Gourlay Struthers
DATE SPAN: 01/09/1924 - 12/31/1924

DESCRIPTION: Three letters of Mrs. Struthers, Montclair, NJ, to Cormican, largely on personal and family matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Cormican, Rev. Patrick J., SJ: Jeannie Gourlay Struthers: Autobiog
DATE SPAN: 01/01/1924 - 12/31/1926

DESCRIPTION: Contains 6 p. typescript with introduction of letter in which Struthers, who was acting at Ford's Theatre the night Lincoln was assassinated, describes that evening and provides a general sketch of her life.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 Cormican, Patrick J., SJ: Photo & sketches of Jeannie G. Struthers
DATE SPAN: 01/01/1865 - 01/01/1870

DESCRIPTION: One photo of Struthers when she was a young actress, much as she appeared in 1865 at Ford's Theatre in "Our American Cousin." Two drawings derived from the photo.

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