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REV. HORACE B. MCKENNA, S.J., PAPERS: PART II
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Box: 1 Fold: 1 Brown, Vachel, S.J.
6/10/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (w/ envelope) dated 6/10/1929 from Vachel J. Brown, S.J. to Horace B. McKenna, S.J. congratulating him on being ordained a priest. Addressed from Cambridge, England.

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Burghardt, Walter J., S.J.
10/15/1943

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS dated 10/15/1943 from Walter J. Burghardt, S.J. to Horace B. McKenna, S.J. accepting an invitation to preach at St. Michael's Church in Ridge, Maryland in celebration of the Holy Name Society on the feast of Christ the King. Addressed from Carroll House, Washington, D.C.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Gannon, Robert Ignatius, S.J.
6/8/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 ACS (w/ envelope) dated 6/8/1929 from Robert I. Gannon, S.J. to Horace B. McKenna, S.J. bestowing a blessing on him.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 King, Alexander
10/15/1946 - 3/10/1947

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 10/15/1946 and 2 TLS dated 12/5/1946 and 3/10/1947 from Alexander King to Horace B. McKenna, S.J. References include Anne W. McKenna, clothes for the poor, and King's experiences at Fordham.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 LaFarge, John , S.J.
2/8/1928 - 3/25/1930

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence between Horace B. McKenna, S.J. and John LaFarge, S.J. 1 TL (carbon) dated 2/8/1928 from McKenna to LaFarge requesting information for an article on Jesuit work with African-Americans in the U.S.; 1 TLS in reply dated 2/14/1928 from LaFarge to McKenna detailing Jesuit work with African-Americans in the U.S.; and 1 attached printed newsletter: "The Cardinal's Note-Book: Thanksgiving, 1927" about the Cardinal Gibbons Institute. References to William M. Markoe, S.J.; St. Peter Claver's parish and parish school in Ridge, Maryland; and Morganza, Maryland. 1 TLS dated 6/22/1929 from LaFarge to McKenna congratulating him upon his ordination. 1 TLS dated 5/13/1930 from LaFarge to McKenna regarding a plan to start a Jesuit high school for boys in Harlem. 1 TLS dated 5/25/1930 from LaFarge to McKenna regarding the possibility of forming a Jesuit high school for boys in Harlem. Also, 1 typed manuscript: "A Plan for a Harlem Catholic High School."

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Loder, Raymond
6/23/1946-9/21/1948

DESCRIPTION: 9 ALS dated 6/23/1946-9/21/1948 from Raymond Loder to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 Marique, Joseph M. F., S.J.
5?/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 ACS (w/ envelope) from Joseph M. F. Marique, S.J. to Horace McKenna, S.J. bestowing a blessing on him. Dated Pentecost 1929. Addressed from Valkenburg, Holland.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Markoe, William M., S.J.
2/22/1928 - 8/6/1928

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS (and 1 TL carbon copy) dated 2/22/1928 from McKenna to William M. Markoe, S.J., of St. Louis University, asking for information on Jesuit work with African-Americans in the U.S. Markoe wrote answers to the questions by hand in the margins of the letter, signed it, and sent it back to McKenna. References to Markoe's St. Elizabeth's Parish in St. Louis. Also, 1 TL dated 8/6/1928 from McKenna to Markoe about Jesuit work with African-Americans in the U.S. Reference to St. Peter Claver and Cardinal Gibbons Institute.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 McCormick, Vincent A., S.J.
1/24/1930

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS (w/ envelope) dated 1/24/1930 from Vincent A. McCormick, S.J. to Horace B. McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 McManamy, Margaret Marie
1928- 1937

DESCRIPTION: 16 ALS and 2 ACS dated 1928-1937 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 11 McManamy, Margaret Marie
1/1938 - 6/1938

DESCRIPTION: 7 ALS dated 1/1938-6/1938 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 McManamy, Margaret Marie
1938

DESCRIPTION: 11 ALS dated 7/1938-12/1938 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 13 McManamy, Margaret Marie
1/1939 - 6/1939

DESCRIPTION: 9 ALS dated 7/1939-12/1939 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 14 McManamy, Margaret Marie
7/1939 - 11/1939

DESCRIPTION: 11 ALS dated 7/1/1939-12/31/1939 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 15 McManamy, Margaret Marie
12/1939

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALS dated 12/1939 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 McManamy, Margaret Marie
1/1940 - 6/1940

DESCRIPTION: 10 ALS and 2 ACS, dated 1/1940-6/1940 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal. Also, 1 ALS dated 2/20/1940 from Mary Butler; from the Cardinal Gibbons Institute in Ridge, Maryland; to Mrs. McManamy, regarding a student trip to Rock Castle, Virginia.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 McManamy, Margaret Marie
7/1940 - 12/1940

DESCRIPTION: 6 ALS dated 7/1940-12/1940, from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 18 McManamy, Margaret Marie
1/1941 - 6/1941

DESCRIPTION: 6 ALS dated 1/1941-6/1941 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 19 McManamy, Margaret Marie
7/1941 - 12/1941

DESCRIPTION: 10 ALS dated 7/1941-12/1941 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 20 McManamy, Margaret Marie
1/1942 - 6/1942

DESCRIPTION: 11 ALS dated 1/1942-6/1942 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal. Also, 1 ALS dated 6/23/1942 from Henry F. McManamy to McKenna.

Box: 1 Fold: 21 McManamy, Margaret Marie
7/1942 - 12/1942

DESCRIPTION: 6 ALS dated 7/1942-12/1942 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal. Includes 2 ALS dated 7/8/1942 and 7/26/1942 from Henry F. McManamy to McKenna.

Box: 1 Fold: 22 McManamy, Margaret Marie
1943

DESCRIPTION: 11 ALS dated 1943 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal. 1 ALS dated 7/9/1943 from Henry F. McManamy to McKenna.

Box: 1 Fold: 23 McManamy, Margaret Marie
1944

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALS and 1 ACS dated 1944 from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 24 McManamy, Margaret Marie
1945 - 1950

DESCRIPTION: 9 ALS and 2 ACS from Margaret Marie McManamy to Horace McKenna, S.J., mostly personal. 5 ALS from Francis J. McManamy to McKenna. Date span: 1945-50.

Box: 1 Fold: 25 McManamy, Margaret Marie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated correspondence to Horace McKenna, S.J.: 6 ALS and 1 ACS from Margaret Marie McManamy and 1 ALS from Francis J. McManamy.

Box: 1 Fold: 26 Moran, James P., S.J.
7/7/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 printed invitation for the First Solemn Mass of Rev. James P. Moran, S.J., on 7/7/1929 in Marlboro, Massachusetts.

Box: 1 Fold: 27 Mulqueen, Eleanor
1928 - 1940

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALS dated 1928-40 from Eleanor Mulqueen to Horace B. McKenna, S.J., with discussion of friends and family matters. Addressed from the Convent of the Sacred Heart, Elmhurst, Providence, Rhode Island. Also, 1 undated ACS from Eleanor to McKenna.

Box: 1 Fold: 28 Mulqueen, Harold, S.J.
1923? - 1930

DESCRIPTION: 16 ALS dated 1923?-1930 from Harold Mulqueen, S.J. to Horace McKenna, S.J. Discussion of studies, family news, and friends. Includes references to McKenna's ordination and Mulqueen's studies in Rome.



Box: 1 Fold: 29 Quigley, Daniel J. S.J.
6/20/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 6/20/1929 from Daniel J. Quigley, S.J. to Horace McKenna, S.J. congratulating him upon his ordination.

Box: 1 Fold: 30 Thibbits, Aloysius M., S.J.
8/6/1928 - 6/21/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 TL (carbon) dated 8/6/1928 from Horace McKenna, S.J. to Aloysius M. Thibbits, S.J. asking questions about the operations of the parish in Ridge, Maryland. Makes reference to a letter to William M. Markoe, S.J. Also, 1 ALS dated 6/21/1929 from Thibbits to McKenna congratulating him on his ordination.

Box: 1 Fold: 31 Ambrose, Murray J.
1931 - 1942

DESCRIPTION: 8 ALS and 2 TLS dated 1931-42 from Murray J. Ambrose to Horace McKenna, S.J., with references to Thomas E. Ambrose and Helen (McKenna) Ambrose.

Box: 1 Fold: 32 Ambrose, Thomas E.
1929 - 1950

DESCRIPTION: 15 ALS and 1 ACS dated 1929-50 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his brother-in-law Thomas E. Ambrose. References to Thomas' wife Helen (McKenna) Ambrose, Thomas' son Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J., and family news.

Box: 1 Fold: 33 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
1928 - 1938

DESCRIPTION: 8 ALS and 2 TLS dated 1928-38 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his nephew Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J., with discussion of a summer camp, family news, and studies. 2 of the letters were addressed from the Jesuit Novitiate in Wernersville, Pa.

Box: 1 Fold: 34 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
1939

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLS and 1 ALS dated 1939 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his nephew Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J., with discussion of friends and family.

Box: 1 Fold: 35 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
1940

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALS and 3 TLS dated 1940 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his nephew Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J. Addressed from Woodstock College, Woodstock, Maryland.

Box: 1 Fold: 36 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
1941

DESCRIPTION: 5 TLS dated 1941 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his nephew Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J., mostly regarding family news and Thomas' experiences at Woodstock College. Addressed from Woodstock College, Woodstock, Maryland.

Box: 1 Fold: 37 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
1942

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALS, 1 TCS, and 1 ACS dated 1942 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his nephew Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J.

Box: 1 Fold: 38 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
1944 - 1945

DESCRIPTION: 5 TLS, 2 ALS, and 2 TCS dated 1944-45 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J., mostly regarding family news.

Box: 1 Fold: 39 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
1946 - 1948

DESCRIPTION: 6 TLS dated 1946-48 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his nephew Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J., mostly regarding family news.5 of the letters addressed from Woodstock College, Woodstock, Maryland.

Box: 1 Fold: 40 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
1949 - 1950

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLS and 2 TCS dated 1949-50 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his nephew Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J., mostly personal. 5 of the letters addressed from St. Peter's, Jersey City, New Jersey.

Box: 1 Fold: 41 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
1951 - 1952

DESCRIPTION: 5 TLS, 1 ALS, 1 TCS, and 3 ACS dated 1951-52 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his nephew Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J., mostly regarding family news and parish news. Addressed from St. Peter's, Jersey City, New Jersey and from the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, New York City, to which Ambrose was transferred in 1952.

Box: 1 Fold: 42 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
1953

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLS and 1 ALS dated 1953 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his nephew Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J., mostly regarding family news and parish news from the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, New York City.

Box: 1 Fold: 43 Ambrose, Thomas E., S.J.
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS, 1 TLS, 1 ACS, 1 TC, and 3 ACS (all undated) to Horace McKenna from his nephew Thomas E. Ambrose, S.J.

Box: 1 Fold: 44 Fargis, Elizabeth (Betty McKenna)
1922 - 1928

DESCRIPTION: 13 ALS and 1 ACS dated 1922-28 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his sister Elizabeth Fargis (Betty McKenna), regarding family matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 45 Fargis, Elizabeth
1929

DESCRIPTION: 9 ALS dated 1929 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his sister Elizabeth Fargis, regarding family news.

Box: 1 Fold: 46 Fargis, Elizabeth
1930 - 1939

DESCRIPTION: 23 ALS and 1 ACS dated 1930-39 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his sister Elizabeth Fargis and some members of her family, regarding family matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 47 Fargis, Elizabeth
1942 - 1948

DESCRIPTION: 17 ALS dated 1942-48 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his sister Elizabeth Fargis and members of her family, regarding family news. Also, 2 ALS dated 1/1/1948 and 9/30/1948 to McKenna from Elizabeth's daughter Tina Fargis.

Box: 1 Fold: 48 Fargis, Elizabeth
1949 - 1952

DESCRIPTION: 9 ALS dated 1949-52 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his sister Elizabeth Fargis and member of her family, regarding family matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 49 Fargis, Elizabeth
1922 - 1952

DESCRIPTION: 6 ALS, 2 ACS, and 1 TC (all undated) to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his sister Elizabeth Fargis, regarding family news. Also, 2 undated ALS to McKenna from Elizabeth's daughter Tina Fargis.

Box: 1 Fold: 50 Fargis, George B.
1932 - 1951

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS and 5 TC dated 1932-51 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his brother-in-law George B. Fargis, mostly regarding family news. Reference to George opening a law office in New York City.

Box: 1 Fold: 51 Fargis, George, Jr.
4/11/1950 - 11/5/1951

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALS dated 4/11/1950 and 11/5/1951 to Horace McKenna, S.J. from his nephew George Fargis, Jr., with discussion of George's classes at Holy Cross college.

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