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CHARLES KENT PAPERS
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Box: 1 Fold: 1 Letter from William Gladstone to Henry Edward Manning
May 18, 1871

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 5/18/1871 from Prime Minister William Gladstone to Archbishop Henry Edward Manning with reference to the Archbishop of Paris.

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Letter from Henry Edward Manning to Mrs. Robinson
December 31, 1862

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 12/31/1862 with envelope from Henry Edward Manning to Mrs. Robinson regarding Cuthbert Robinson.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Letter from Henry Edward Manning
June 1, 1865

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 6/1/1865 from Henry Edward Manning to "My dear Child" regarding a paper the recipient had written and discussing spiritual matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 Letter from Henry Edward Manning to Charles Kent
November 15, 1865

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 11/15/1865 with envelope from Henry Edward Manning, Archbishop of Westminster, to Charles Kent comparing the Sun Newspaper to the Catholic Papers of the time and expressing his confidence in Kent as the editor.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Letter from Henry Edward Manning to Charles Kent
November 13, 1867

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 11/13/1867 from Henry Edward Manning to Charles Kent with thanks.

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Letter from Henry Edward Manning to Mrs. M. Smyth
March 13, 1876

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 3/13/1876 from Cardinal Henry Edward Manning to Mrs. M. Smyth expressing spiritual condolences after the death of her husband.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 Letter from Henry Edward Manning to Charles Kent
March 26, 1878

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 3/26/1878 with envelope from Henry Edward Manning to Charles Kent requesting that he not publish a report in the Weekly Register concerning a dignity the Pope is conferring to Manning.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Letter from Henry Edward Manning to Charles Kent
July 28, 1878

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 7/28/1878 with envelope from Cardinal Henry Edward Manning to Charles Kent requesting six copies of the Weekly Register.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Letter from Henry Edward Manning to Charles Kent
October 22, 1880

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 10/22/1880 with envelope from Cardinal Henry Edward Manning to Charles Kent with reference to Kent's book on the Life and Works of Father Prout (Rev. Francis Sylvester Mahony).

Box: 1 Fold: 10 Letter from Henry Edward Manning to Father Smythe
April 13, 1889

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4/13/1889 from Cardinal Henry Edward Manning to Father Smythe expressing sympathy upon the occasion of another death in the family.

Box: 1 Fold: 11 Letter from John Henry Newman to Charles Kent
April 4, 1872

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4/4/1872 with two envelopes from John Henry Newman to Charles Kent thanking him for the skillfully written biographical article he wrote on Newman for the Illustrated Review and asking him to accept a volume of Miscellanies written by Newman.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 Letter from John Henry Newman to Charles Kent
January 23, 1875

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1/23/1875 with envelope from John Henry Newman to Charles Kent with reference to a pamphlet written by Newman.

Box: 1 Fold: 13 Letter from John Henry Newman to Charles Kent
February 15, 1879

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 2/15/1879 with envelope from John Henry Newman to Charles Kent requesting a copy of Kent's Corona Catholica. 1 copy of a description of "A Curiosity of Literature: Corona Catholica." The Corona Catholica is a book of an epigram written for Pope Leo XIII translated into 50 languages.

Box: 1 Fold: 14 Letter from Nicholas Wiseman to Charles Kent
April 23, 1863

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4/23/1863 from Cardinal Nicholas Wiseman to Charles Kent expressing support for a daily Catholic newspaper and making reference to "The Sun" newspaper and also to Rev. Bishop Baggs.

Box: 1 Fold: 15 Letterbook with 2 transcribed letters signed by Wiseman and Manning
April 23, 1863 and November 15, 1865

DESCRIPTION: A.M.D.G. Letterbook with title page "Autograph Letters from Cardinal Wiseman April 23rd 1863 and Archbishop Manning November 15th 1865 to Charles Kent Esquire Proprietor and Editor of The Sun Newspaper." The letters are transcribed by others and signed by Wiseman and Manning. The original letters are contained in this collection Folders 4 and 14.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 Box for A.M.D.G. Letterbook
1965

DESCRIPTION: Box that contained A.M.D.G. Letterbook which is held in Folder 15 of this collection.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 List of Typescript Contents
1867-1896

DESCRIPTION: Typed content list of typescript by Charles Kent numbered 1 to 18.

Box: 1 Fold: 18 Anecdotes about Cardinal Wiseman
1848-1864

DESCRIPTION: Typescript by Charles Kent titled "Anecdotes About Cardinal Wiseman" (30 pages) including two copies of a listing of the contents numbered 1 to 17. Not all of the listed anecdotes are included with the typescript. Contained in the anecdotes are references made to Signor Rossi's assassination, the Dublin Review, Wiseman's book "Story of the Catacombs: Fabiola," Eustace de Lisle, Ambrose Phillips de Lisle, Edward Bulwer Lytton (Lord Lytton), Pere Ravignan, Abbe de la Mennais, Father Herbert Vaughan, Edwin de Lisle, Miles Gerald Keon, William Manning, St. Francis Xavier, and Henry Edward Manning. Notes are made to Mr. Wilifrid Ward, Wiseman's biographer,throughout the typescript. Also included is a bibliography for Wiseman, an entry from Kent's diary, and a small slip with a copy of an inscription from Wiseman.

Box: 1 Fold: 19 Letter from Charles de Montalembert
April 17, 1867

DESCRIPTION: Typed copy of a letter dated 4/17/1867 from Charles de Montalembert to Charles Kent discussing the Catholic newspapers of the day with references made to the Westminster Gazette, the Sun and to his own book Les Moines d'Occident.

Box: 1 Fold: 20 Charles Kent Diary Entries
March 21, 1896 and March 26, 1896

DESCRIPTION: 2 Typed diary entries kept by Charles Kent dated 3/21/1896 and 3/26/1896 with references to Lord Lyons, the Duke of Norfolk, Cardinal Vaughan, Lord Esher, Gainsford Bruce, Sir E. Maunde Thompson, and the last letter of Charles Dickens.

Box: 1 Fold: 21 Anecdotes about Cardinal Manning
1865-1891

DESCRIPTION: Incomplete Typescript by Charles Kent titled "Anecdotes About Cardinal Manning" (3 pages) including a 1 page listing of the contents numbered 1 to 17. 1 page dated 5/8/1865 describing Archbishop Manning's first blessing. 1 page of extracts from Kent's diary for 1891 with references to Colonel Gouraud, Stephen Moriarty, Cardinal Gibbons, Pope Leo XIII, Father Kenelm and John Vaughan.

Box: 1 Fold: 22 Notes kept by Charles Kent for Manuscript
1896

DESCRIPTION: Notes on Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal, formerly Sir Donald A. Smith.

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