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REV. WILFRID PARSONS, S.J. PAPERS
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Box: 7 Fold: 7 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Ass'n for Int'l Peace [Folder III]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1945]? - [12/31/1946]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 3 of 6] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1945-1946) pertaining to the Catholic Association for International Peace. Items of interest include: Report of the Ethics Committee Meeting (Mar. 7, 1946); "The Atomic Bomb and the United States" by Thomas H. Mahony, a proposed report of the Post-War World Committee and the Sub-committee on International Law and Organization.

Box: 7 Fold: 8 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Ass'n for Int'l Peace [Folder IV]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1945]? - [12/31/1946]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 4 of 6] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1945-1946) pertaining to the Catholic Association for International Peace. Items of interest include: "The Ethics of Total War and Armament Control," a report by Wilfrid Parsons, S.J.

Box: 7 Fold: 9 Gen. Corresp.-Topic File-Catholic Ass'n for Int'l Peace [Folder V]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1950]? - [12/31/1953]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 5 of 6] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1950-1953) pertaining to the Catholic Association for International Peace. Items of interest include: summary of CAIP committee work.

Box: 7 Fold: 10 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Ass'n for Int'l Peace [Folder VI]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1949]? - [12/31/1958]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 6 of 6] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1949-1958) pertaining to the Catholic Association for International Peace.

Box: 7 Fold: 11 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Book Club [Folder I]-(1928-1929)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1928]? - [12/31/1929]?


Box: 7 Fold: 12 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Book Club [Folder II]-(1930-1932)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1930]? - [12/31/1932]?


Box: 7 Fold: 13 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Book Club [Folder III]-(1933-1935)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1933]? - [12/31/1935]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 3 of 5] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1933-1935) pertaining to the Catholic Book Club.

Box: 7 Fold: 14 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Book Club-[Folder IV]-(1936-1947)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1936]? - [12/31/1947]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 4 of 5] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1936-1947) pertaining to the Catholic Book Club.

Box: 7 Fold: 15 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Bk Club/Sterns Cunningham [Folder V]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1936]? - [12/31/1940]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 5 of 5] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1936-1940) pertaining to Sterns Cunningham, Business Manager of the Catholic Book Club.

Box: 7 Fold: 16 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Cath.Comm.on Intellectual & Cultural Affairs
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1945]? - [12/31/1950]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1945-1950) pertaining to the Catholic Commission on Intellectual and Cultural Affairs. Items of interest include: Commission Directory (c. 1950).

Box: 7 Fold: 17 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Committee of the South [Folder I]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1929]? - [12/31/1940]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 1 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic material (1929-1940) pertaining to the Catholic Committee of the South. Items of interest include: Typescript [from all indication-an address (1940)] entitled "The Church in the South and the Negro" by Vincent D. Warren, S.S.J. In this address, a succinct sketch of missionary activities among the Negroes is presented.

Box: 7 Fold: 18 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Committee of the South [Folder II]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1941]? - [12/31/1951]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 2 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1941-1951) pertaining to the Catholic Committee of the South. Items of interest include: two (2) typescripts by Wilfrid Parsons, S.J.: 1) "The South Meets the Crisis," and 2) "Cleveland and Points South"; Proposed budget (1940-41) for the CCS; Report on the CCS containing information regarding the history, organization and finances of the CCS.



Box: 7 Fold: 19 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Conference on Industrial Problems
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1932]? - [12/31/1948]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1932-1948) pertaining to the Catholic Conference on Industrial Problems.

Box: 7 Fold: 20 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-The Catholic Hour (1937-1950)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1937]? - [12/31/1950]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1937-1950) pertaining to the Catholic Hour radio program. Items of interest include: typescripts of four (4) talks given by Wilfrid Parsons: 1) "The Evil of Racism," 2) "The Evil of Statism," 3) "What's Wrong with the World," and 4) "What Kind of a World? The Catholic Answer."

Box: 7 Fold: 21 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-The Catholic Hour/NBC Proposal-1950
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1950]? - [12/31/1950]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1950) pertaining to an NBC [National Broadcasting Corporation] proposal to the National Council of Catholic Men regarding The Catholic Hour.

Box: 7 Fold: 22 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Interracial Council [Folder I]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1944]? - [12/31/1947]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 1 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1944-1947) pertaining to the Catholic Interracial Council of Washington, D.C. Items of interest include: letter (Dec. 5, 1944) from Michael J. Curley, Archbishop of Baltimore, takes a slow and reserved stand regarding the issue of racial integration within the Church; Constitution of the Interracial Council; small pamphlet on the Conference on Negro Welfare.

Box: 7 Fold: 23 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Interracial Council [Folder II]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1948]? - [01/01/1951]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 2 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1948-1951) pertaining to the Catholic Interracial Council. Items of interest include: Pamphlet of the Phillips Gallery [Washington, D.C.] for exhibition of "Three Negro Artists-Horace Pippin, Jacob Lawrence, and Richmond Barthe"; Bylaws of the Catholic Interracial Council of Washington, D.C.

Box: 7 Fold: 24 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Library Ass'n (1939-1950)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1939]? - [12/31/1950]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1939-1950) pertaining to the Catholic Library Association. Items of interest include: Paper [by Wilfrid Parsons, S.J.] on the history of the Georgetown University [i.e., Riggs] Library; A List (c. 1940) of Bibles-predating 1600-held by Georgetown University.

Box: 7 Fold: 25 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Press Association
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1935]? - [12/31/1945]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1935-1945) pertaining to the Catholic Press Association.

Box: 7 Fold: 26 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Social Action Conference [Folder I]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1933]? - [12/31/1947]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 1 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic material (1933-1947) pertaining to the Catholic Social Action Conference. Items of interest include: [Pamphlet] Summary of the Priests' Meeting at the National Catholic Social Action Conference (May, 1938); Paper entitled "The Law of Economic Self-Government" by Wilfrid Parsons, S.J.

Box: 7 Fold: 27 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Social Action Conference [Folder II]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1937]? - [12/31/1937]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 2 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (c. 1937) pertaining to the Catholic Social Action Conference.

Box: 7 Fold: 28 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic University [Folder I]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1931]? - [12/31/1946]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 1 of 10] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1931-1946) pertaining to Catholic University [Washington, D.C.].

Box: 7 Fold: 29 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic University [Folder II]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1947]? - [12/31/1947]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 2 of 10] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1947) pertaining to Catholic University [Washington, D.C.].

Box: 7 Fold: 30 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic University [Folder III]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1945]? - [12/31/1947]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 3 of 10] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1945-1947) pertaining to Catholic University [Washington, D.C.].

Box: 7 Fold: 31 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic University [Folder IV]
DATE SPAN: 01/01/1940 - 12/31/1947

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 4 of 10] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1940-1947) pertaining to Catholic University [Washington, D.C.].



Box: 7 Fold: 32 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic University [Folder V]
DATE SPAN: 01/01/1940 - 12/31/1946

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 5 of 10] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1940-1946) pertaining to Catholic University [Washington, D.C.].

Box: 7 Fold: 33 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic University [Folder VI]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1929]? - [12/31/1944]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 6 of 10] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondece/topic file material (1929-1944) pertaining to Catholic University [Washington, D.C.].

Box: 7 Fold: 34 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic University [Folder VII]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1940]? - [12/31/1947]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 7 of 10] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1940-1947) pertaining to Catholic University [Washington, D.C.].

Box: 7 Fold: 35 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic University [Folder VIII]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1940]? - [12/31/1955]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 8 of 10] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1940-1955) pertaining to Catholic University [Washington, D.C.].

Box: 7 Fold: 36 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic University [Folder IX]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1947]? - [12/31/1947]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 9 of 10] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (c. 1947) pertaining to Catholic University [Washington, D.C.]. This folder includes material mostly concerning the Advisory Committee on the School of Social Science.



Box: 7 Fold: 37 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Catholic Univesity [Folder X]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1937]? - [12/31/1951]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [the last of 10] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1937-1951) pertaining to Catholic University [Washington, D.C.]. Much of this material concerns examinations.

Box: 7 Fold: 38 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Carroll House [at Cath. Univ.]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1940]? - [12/31/1948]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1940-1948) pertaining to Carroll House at Catholic University [Washington, D.C.].

Box: 7 Fold: 39 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-The Catholic World [Folder I]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1930]? - [12/31/1939]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 1 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1930-1939) pertaining to "The Catholic World." Items of interest include: typescript of article entitled "Hitler Marches On" by Wilfrid Parsons, S.J., which is a review of "Mein Kampf."

Box: 7 Fold: 40 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-The Catholic World [Folder II]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1940]? - [12/31/1946]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 2 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1940-1946) pertaining to "The Catholic World."

Box: 7 Fold: 41 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Censorship (1949-1952)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1949]? - [12/31/1952]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1949-1952) pertaining to censorship.

Box: 7 Fold: 42 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Church of the Air Broadcast (1932-1940)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1932]? - [12/31/1940]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1932-1940) pertaining to the Church of the Air broadcasts. Items of interest include: two (2) radio addresses by Wilfrid Parsons, S.J.-1). "Culture, Constitution and Religion" 2). "Religion and Human Liberty."

Box: 7 Fold: 43 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Citizens Council for Community Planning
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1946]? - [12/31/1946]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1946) pertaining to the Citizens Council for Community Planning, Inc. [Washington, D.C.].

Box: 7 Fold: 44 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Columbia Broadcasting [Folder I]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1935]? - [12/31/1938]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 1 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1935-1938) pertaining to Columbia Broadcasting.

Box: 7 Fold: 45 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Columbia Broadcasting [Folder II]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1939]? - [12/31/1951]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 2 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1939-1951) pertaining to Columbia Broadcasting.

Box: 8 Fold: 1 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Columbus Council [Folder I]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1927]? - [12/31/1939]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 1 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1927-1939) pertaining to Columbus Council 126 of the Knights of Columbus. Items of interest include: Meeting minutes (May 12, 1927/Sept. 18, 1928) of the Committee on Catholic Interests.

Box: 8 Fold: 2 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Columbus Council [Folder II]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1931]? - [12/31/1949]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 2 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1931-1949) pertaining to Columbus Council 126 of the Knights of Columbus.

Box: 8 Fold: 3 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Comte. of Catholics to Fight Anti-Semitism
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1939]? - [12/31/1940]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1939-1940) pertaining to the Committee of Catholics to Fight Anti-Semitism.

Box: 8 Fold: 4 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-"The Commonweal" (1936-1941)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1936]? - [12/31/1941]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1936-1941) pertaining to "The Commonweal" [weekly review].

Box: 8 Fold: 5 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Communism and the WPA [Folder I]-(1936)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1936]? - [12/31/1936]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 1 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic material (1936) pertaining to Communism and the WPA [i.e., Works Progress Administration].

Box: 8 Fold: 6 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Communism and the WPA [Folder II]
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1936]? - [12/31/1936]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder [No. 2 of 2] consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1936) pertaining to Communism and the WPA. Material is comprised of newsclippings, flyers and brochures.

Box: 8 Fold: 7 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Conference on Science, Philosophy & Religion
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1941]? - [12/31/1949]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1941-1949) pertaining to the Conference on Science, Philosophy and Religion [New York City]. Items of interest include: typescript by Van Wyck Brooks which reveals aims and purposes of the conference; typescript [copy] of commentary on paper of John LaFarge, S.J., by Simon Marcson.

Box: 8 Fold: 8 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-COR (1949)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1949]? - [12/31/1949]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1949) pertaining to COR, a pulbication of the Apostolate of the Sacred Heart.

Box: 8 Fold: 9 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Council for Civil Rights in Washington, D.C.
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1946]? - [12/31/1948]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1946-1948) pertaining to the Council for Civil Rights in the Nation's Capital [Washington, D.C.]. Much of this material centers around playwright Eugene O'Neill's position regarding the segregation of the races in theaters where his plays were performed. Included is a photograph of Wilfrid Parsons, S.J., as well as a telegram from O'Neill.

Box: 8 Fold: 10 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Critics Forum [Addresses] (1940-1948)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1940]? - [12/31/1948]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1940-1948) pertaining to the Critics Forum.

Box: 8 Fold: 11 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Documents (1919-1936)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1919]? - [12/31/1936]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1919-1936) is comprised of documents pertaining to Manuel Perez Rosas. Also included is a New York Supreme Court legal document: Jamaica Savings Bank vs. Natalie C. Parsons and America Press (1936).

Box: 8 Fold: 12 Gen. Corresp./Topic File-Family Planning (1933-1939)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1933]? - [12/31/1939]?

DESCRIPTION: This folder consists of Parsons Papers general correspondence/topic file material (1933-1939) pertaining to Family Planning. Items of interest include: Article (Feb. 25, 1933) by Wilfrid Parsons, S.J., entitled "Is This Catholic Birth Control?"

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