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REV. BRIAN A. MCGRATH, S.J. PAPERS
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Box: 1 Fold: 1 A - G Correspondence (1 of 3)
DATE SPAN: 04/26/1966 - 12/09/1968

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL and TL [carbon] correspondence from BAM's alphabetized file deriving from BAM's tenure as Administrative Vice President. Matters discussed include Heating Plant building construction, admissions, and Rosary College exchange program for junior wishing to spend a year at GU SFS.

Box: 1 Fold: 2 A - G Correspondence (2 of 3)
DATE SPAN: 01/15/1969 - 12/25/1969

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL and TL [carbon] correspondence from BAM's alphabetized file deriving from BAM's tenure as Administrative Vice President. Matters discussed include admissions inquiries, Progress Fund Drive for 1969 (including fund raising for Lauinger Library), the GU Law Center's Institute of Criminal Law and Procedure. Point of interest is letter from George Guilfoyle, Bishop of Camden, in support of a student application for admission to GU.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 A - G Correspondence (3 of 3)
DATE SPAN: 01/02/1970 - 11/16/1970

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL and TL [carbon] correspondence from BAM's alphabetized file deriving from BAM's tenure as Administrative Vice President. Matters discussed include inquiries about student admissions, honorary doctoral degree for Rev. Richard Adderly.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 ACE Committee - Armed Forces Adult Education
DATE SPAN: 09/13/1967 - 01/06/1969

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] correspondence regarding establishment of an Advisory Committee study of the Armed Forces Adult Education Program.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Admissions Correspondence (Reiss)
DATE SPAN: 11/18/1983 - 02/16/1984

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and attachments regarding admissions recommendations and inquiries from Theodore Reiss, Raymond Reiss, Louis Fine, and others.

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Advanced Institute Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 05/23/1961 - 06/22/1961

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbons] correspondence regarding the possible creation of an Advanced Institute for Catholic scholars. Also includes TMs [carbon] draft outline of proposal for Advanced Institute.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 America Magazine Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 09/10/1954 - 07/07/1961

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] correspondence concerning BAM's submission of a piece on the Chasenow case. (It appears the piece was rejected.) Also contains TLS correspondence re: BAM article appearing in "Jesuit Educational Quarterly."

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Armed Forces Information School Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 01/06/1950 - 01/06/1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS from the Armed Forces Information School inviting BAM to speak on the Constitution of the United States.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Board of Directors of GU, Resignation Letter
DATE SPAN: 08/24/1966 - 08/24/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS from BAM to Fr. Campbell submitting resignation from the GU Board of Directors.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 Bongras Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 08/19/1960 - 09/19/1960

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbons] and ALS correspondence between BAM and Jacques Bongras concerning the latter's problems in obtaining a student visa for study at GU.

Box: 1 Fold: 11 Campbell letter (Report on Board of Directors)
DATE SPAN: 08/31/1967 - 08/31/1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS from Fr. Campbell to BAM with attached Interim Report of actions of the GU Board of Directors. Approved actions include sale of property willed by Blanche Tushek; referendum on Constitution of the Faculty Senate; agreement between GU and Arlington Hospital; offer of honorary degree to Charles Lindbergh; groundbreaking for Medical School building and Lauinger Library. Also includes announcement (dated Sept. 5, 1967) of appointment of Malcolm C. McCormack as Executive Director of Development and Public Relations.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 Celebret Request
DATE SPAN: 05/23/1969 - 05/23/1969

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbon] from BAM to Provincial requesting Celebret for upcoming travel.

Box: 1 Fold: 13 Christmas Card Purchasing Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 10/18/1955 - 12/10/1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] regarding purchase of Christmas cards.

Box: 1 Fold: 14 Commissions on Crime and Youth Crime Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 05/19/1961 - 09/25/1962

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbons] concerning Inter-University Committee to study causes of criminal behavior; also TLS correspondence re: study of juvenile delinquency.

Box: 1 Fold: 15 Confluence Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 07/26/1954 - 10/09/1958

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbons] relating to BAM's activities on editorial board of "Confluence." Matters include BAM article on Woodrow Wilson, possible subjects for future issues, meeting of Advisory Board (Feb. 7, 1956: minutes attached), final note advising of cessation of publication. A number of items are TLS to BAM from editor Henry Kissinger.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 Congratulatory Letters (John Carroll Award)
DATE SPAN: 09/04/1966 - 09/26/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and ALS congratulatory messages on the occasion of BAM's receipt of John Carroll Award.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 Congratulatory Letters (VP Position)
DATE SPAN: 06/10/1966 - 08/29/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and ALS letters of congratulations on the occasion of BAM's appointment to GU Administrative Vice Presidency. Also includes TL [carbons] BAM's acknowledgments of letters.



Box: 1 Fold: 18 Diploma Ribbon Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 06/16/1964 - 06/18/1964

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbon] from Margaret M. Sweetman in regard to diploma ribbons for GU Law School. Includes TN memo in reply.

Box: 1 Fold: 19 Doctoral Thesis Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 10/28/1948 - 10/11/1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence regarding research materials for BAM's thesis on Woodrow Wilson. Also includes TLS letter of introduction from W.Y. Elliott, TLS brief evaluation of BAM's paper from Prof. Louis Hartz, ALS from BAM to Prof. Elliott.

Box: 1 Fold: 20 Donner Foundation Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 10/24/1968 - 04/06/1970

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS from Prof. George Carey to BAM in regard to the former's Conference for Democratic Politics; TL [carbon] from BAM to Franklyn Johnson of Donner Foundation thanking the latter for hospitality. (Note: correspondence was stapled together in BAM's original file.)

Box: 1 Fold: 21 Dubnic Proposal Correspondence
DATE SPAN: [09/01/1963]? - 12/30/1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbons], TLS, and TMs regarding Prof. Vladimir Dubnic's proposal of a cooperative venture between GU and Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro. Proposal was rejected. Also includes TMs Dubnic's resume and copy of proposal.

Box: 1 Fold: 22 Educational TV Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 09/02/1958 - 01/13/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] correspondence to and from BAM on matters of the Greater Washington Educational Television Association. Includes TLS notifying BAM of Honorary Trustee citation award, and BAM's letter of thanks in return.



Box: 1 Fold: 23 Ethical Aftermath Series Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 11/08/1965 - 11/30/1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] correspondence between BAM and Rev. Joseph Hamernick S.J. concerning GU involvement in publication rights to Hamernick's "Christian Social Ethics and Population."

Box: 1 Fold: 24 Faculty Convocation Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 09/27/1965 - 10/15/1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbons] concerning Vicennial awards at faculty convocation of Oct. 23, 1965.

Box: 1 Fold: 25 Faculty Health Services Budget Request
DATE SPAN: 09/17/1970 - 09/17/1970

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbon] from Daniel Altobello to James E. Fitzgerald requesting the latter to complete budget preparation material.

Box: 1 Fold: 26 Faculty Reception for Fr. Campbell
DATE SPAN: 02/10/1965 - 02/23/1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbons] and TMs letters of invitation and lists of invitees for reception given by BAM for faculty to meet Fr. Campbell.

Box: 1 Fold: 27 Family Tree Correspondence
DATE SPAN: [06/01/1970]? - 06/29/1970

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL from Mary Edwards of Australia to "unknown cousin" (Tom McGrath) in Limerick. Includes Tom McGrath's reply confirming fact that correspondents were indeed related. (Copies were sent to BAM.)

Box: 1 Fold: 28 Fine, Louis B. Illness Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 03/23/1966 - 03/29/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbon] from BAM thanking Dr. Desmond O'Doherty for special attention to Louis B. Fine during latter's illness. Also includes ALS from "Mark" to BAM, plus TL [photocopy] from Fine's law firm thanking Dean Paul Dean (GU Law Center) for efforts toward Fine's recovery.

Box: 1 Fold: 29 Fribourg 1958 (1 of 4)
DATE SPAN: 02/19/1958 - 04/30/1958

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS, ALS and ALS [carbons], and TL [carbons] correspondence to and from BAM during his year at Fribourg. Letters cover a wide range of concerns, most notably routine business and daily life at Fribourg and Georgetown. Specific items include the new Science Building, BAM's observations on the European political situation (including the French situation in Algeria).

Box: 1 Fold: 30 Fribourg 1958 (2 of 4)
DATE SPAN: 05/01/1958 - 05/30/1958

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS, ALS, and TL [carbons] of correspondence from BAM's year at Fribourg. Matters discussed include routine business and daily functioning of GU's Administration.

Box: 1 Fold: 31 Fribourg 1958 (3 of 4)
DATE SPAN: 06/01/1958 - 08/17/1958

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbons] correspondence from BAM's year at Fribourg. Matters include routine business and daily functioning of GU's Administration. Specific matters include Walsh Building dedication and appointment of John Parr as Dean of the SFS.

Box: 1 Fold: 32 Fribourg 1958 (4 of 4)
DATE SPAN: 09/03/1958 - 11/12/1958

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbons] correspondence on the occasion of BAM's return from Fribourg, most concerned with travel arrangements, and thank you notes to those BAM visited in Ireland.

Box: 1 Fold: 33 Golden Jubilee Congratulatory Letter
DATE SPAN: 02/11/1982 - 02/11/1982

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS letter from Patricia Barry congratulating BAM on the occasion of his Golden Jubilee as a Jesuit.

Box: 1 Fold: 34 Gonzaga High School Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 09/20/1968 - 03/12/1969

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TLS [photocopies] of correspondence to BAM as member of Gonzaga High School Board of Directors. Topics include Carroll Scholarship Fund and BAM speech at Gonzaga. Also includes TLS [photocopy] of letter from nine priests of St. Aloysius Rectory to Patrick Cardinal O'Boyle protesting papal encyclical on birth control, and O'Boyle's censure of dissident opinions in regard to encyclical.

Box: 1 Fold: 35 H - L Correspondence (1 of 3)
DATE SPAN: 01/31/1966 - 12/12/1968

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbons], TLS, and ALS correspondence from BAM's tenure as Administrative VP. Matters discussed include student admissions inquiries, invitation to pinning ceremony for General Robert D. Partridge.

Box: 1 Fold: 36 H - L Correspondence (2 of 2)
DATE SPAN: 01/02/1969 - 12/31/1969

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS, ALS, and TL [carbons] correspondence relating to BAM's tenure as Administrative VP. Matters discussed include student admissions inquiries, the Progress Fund, funding for a joint law project with the University of Frankfurt.

Box: 1 Fold: 37 H - L Correspondence (3 of 3)
DATE SPAN: 02/09/1970 - 11/04/1970

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS, ALS, TL [carbons] correspondence relating to BAM's tenure as Administrative VP. Matters discussed include student admissions inquiries, student financial assistance inquiries.

Box: 1 Fold: 38 Harney, Paul S.J. Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 12/06/1968 - 05/16/1969

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbons] correspondence between BAM and Harney (Academic VP of University of San Francisco). Matter discussed: granting of tenure to priests and religious.

Box: 1 Fold: 39 Harvard Graduate Society Letter
DATE SPAN: 07/01/1975 - 07/31/1975

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN "Dear Alumni" letter of Harvard Graduate Society for Advanced Study and Research.

Box: 1 Fold: 40 Harvard Summer School (1956) Conference Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 03/07/1956 - 08/17/1956

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbons] correspondence re: BAM's participation in the Harvard Summer School Conference on General Education Aug. 6-8 1956. (BAM participated in closed panel session on "General Education in Public and Private Colleges.")

Box: 1 Fold: 41 Harvard Summer School (1957) Conference Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 05/24/1957 - 07/26/1957

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS to BAM acknowledging BAM's participation in 1957 Conference (BAM's topic: "The Teaching of the Nature of Communism in the American School Curriculum").

Box: 1 Fold: 42 HECOM Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 10/03/1968 - 06/30/1969

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS [carbon] and [photocopy] correspondence pertaining to BAM's participation in Maryland Province's Committee on Higher Education Self-Evaluation Study. Includes BAM's comments in response to requests for reactions to HECOM report.

Box: 1 Fold: 43 Herrmann, Bishop Edward Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 05/12/1969 - 10/09/1970

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and AN (initialed) from Bishop Herrmann to BAM, and TL [carbon] BAM response. Matters discussed include candidate for admission to Society of Jesus (BAM's evaluation of character requested), plus note voicing Bishop Herrmann's concern about "How to Make a Revolution in the USA," talk by Peter Canejo in Reiss Building Aug. 17, 1969 (PRN announcement flyer attached).



Box: 1 Fold: 44 Honorary Master's Degree Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 12/31/1970 - 03/18/1971

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbons] from GU Pres. Henle requesting information from BAM regarding the awarding of honorary master's degrees. Also includes memo from Riley Hughes to BAM offering to look into Brown University's policy on same.



Box: 1 Fold: 45 Institute for Christian Political and Social Thought
DATE SPAN: 09/16/1959 - 10/19/1961

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS, TL [carbons] and ALS regarding 1st and 2nd GU Conferences on Christian Political and Social Thought. Correspondence includes planning of first conference with Prof. Ulrich S. Allers, inquiries about publication of conference report in either America or Institute of Social Order magazine (the latter published report).



Box: 1 Fold: 46 International Theory Roundtable Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 01/16/1961 - 05/05/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbons] pertaining to meetings and membership of the International Theory Roundtable (inter-university group for foreign policy discussions).

Box: 1 Fold: 47 International Theory Roundtable Memos
DATE SPAN: [04/01/1961]? - 05/06/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN [mimeo] memos detailing dates, times, and discussion topics of International Theory Roundtable Conference meetings.

Box: 1 Fold: 48 Ireland Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 02/28/1970 - 11/10/1982

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to BAM from relatives, friends, and acquaintances in Ireland.

Box: 1 Fold: 49 Law School Regency Correspondence (1 of 2)
DATE SPAN: 01/06/1956 - 12/27/1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous correspondence pertaining to BAM's activities with the GU Law Center.

Box: 1 Fold: 50 Law School Regency Correspondence (2 of 2)
DATE SPAN: 01/07/1964 - 06/13/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence pertaining to BAM's involvement with GU Law Center. Includes correspondence relating to the construction of new Law Center.

Box: 1 Fold: 51 Letter asking BAM to Georgetown
DATE SPAN: 02/09/1949 - 02/09/1949

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Fr. Yates asking BAM to begin work at GU.

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