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REV. JOHN LAFARGE, SJ PAPERS (FIRST AND SECOND ACCESSIONS)
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Box: 64 Fold: 47 Taylor, Francis Henry Letter
1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS from author and Director of Metropolitan Museum of Art re JLF testimonial dinner.

Box: 64 Fold: 48 Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre Letters
1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS dated 1/4/1952 and ALS dated 2/17/1952.

Box: 64 Fold: 49 U Correspondence
1961-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from JLF. Includes TL [carbon] to Stewart Udall, Scty of the Interior.

Box: 64 Fold: 50 Undset, Sigrid Letter
1947

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS from author re Norwegian Church affairs.

Box: 64 Fold: 51 V Correspondence
1939-49

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from JLF.

Box: 64 Fold: 52 W Correspondence
1935-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from JLF.

Box: 64 Fold: 53 Y Correspondence
1949-56

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from JLF. Includes a number of letters from Gerard F. Yates SJ, Dean of GU Graduate School.

Box: 64 Fold: 54 Z Correspondence
1948-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from JLF.

Box: 65 Fold: 1 Photographs (Large) of JLF ca. 1900-1963
circa 1900-1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains number of large b&w photos of JLF, including: two ca. 1900; one as student and one before ordination in 1901; portrait from Feb 1959; portrait by statue from CLU retreat Jul 1955; portrait taken two weeks prior to death (probably last individual photo of JLF).

Box: 65 Fold: 2 Photographs of JLF 1895-59 (smaller and group photos)
circa 1895-1959

DESCRIPTION: Contains smaller portrait and group photos of JLF. Includes: early portrait of JLF as boy ca 1895; JLF in Southern Maryland at Gibbons Inst, with Slavonic community, with school children; individual and group photos ca 1905 at Innsbruck (includes photo with Heinrich Chardon); small size portraits of 1940, 1953, and 1959; 1937 group photo with Catholic Layman's Union plus photos of CLU retreats of 1942 and 1952; photo of St Madeleine Sophie group ca 1945; 1939 photo of St Peter Claver School Students.

Box: 65 Fold: 3 Photographs of JLF in Groups ca. 1925-ca. 1960
circa 1925-circa 1960

DESCRIPTION: Contains photos of JLF with various groups. Includes: large photos ca. 1925 of JLF with students of St Peter Claver's in Southern Maryland; 8" X 10" photos of JLF serving mass ca. 1960; photo of JLF on occasion of publication(?) of "Manner is Ordinary" 1954.

Box: 65 Fold: 4 LaFarge Family Photos ca. 1850-1944
circa 1850-1944

DESCRIPTION: Contains photos of members of the LaFarge family. Includes: photo of daguerrotype of Jean Frederic de la Farge ca. 1850; photo of JLF ca. 1890; photo of JLF's mother ca. 1890; 2 1937 photos of Bancel LaFarge; 2 photos Eddie and Anne LaFarge and Family 1943.

Box: 65 Fold: 5 Press Photographs (prob 1954)
1954(?)

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN photos cropped for publication, probably for "The Manner is Ordinary". (Images themselves span ca. 1886-1954.)



Box: 65 Fold: 6 Photographs, Misc ca. 1920-38
ca. 1920-1938

DESCRIPTION: Contains photos of misc people or groups.

Box: 65 Fold: 7 Photos - Individuals and Groups (with and without JLF)
ca. 1917-ca. 1955(?)

DESCRIPTION: Contains a number of smaller misc group photos, many from Southern Maryland ca. 1917-1927.

Box: 65 Fold: 8 Photos Individuals and Groups 1905-60
ca. 1905-ca. 1960

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc photos of individuals and groups, many unidentified. Includes a number of photos from Southern Maryland ca. 1920-1939. Also includes portrait of Harold A. Stevens at the bench, plus small photo of JLF ca. 1939; photos of Albert Whelan SJ in coffin at funeral mass.

Box: 65 Fold: 9 Photographs - Rural Buildings (ca. 1913-ca. 1939)
circa 1913-circa 1939

DESCRIPTION: Contains a number of undated, unidentified photos, all of which appear to have been taken in Southern Maryland. Subjects include Cardinal Gibbons Institute, views of the Potomac, tobacco and livestock farming, aftermath of fire at St Peter Claver School, St Inigoes Creek, "Leonardville Holy Thursday Cavalcade", Hotel St Mary's, Priest's Point.

Box: 65 Fold: 10 Photographs - Landscapes, etc.
ca. 1922-1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc photos, including landscapes of St Mary's County and City; packet of photo cards of Soviet famine victims ca. 1921; photos of rural churches in Southern Maryland; photo of St Nicholas Church (1922); photo of Adams memorial in Rock Creek Park sent to JLF in 1951; photos of Europe, possibly from JLF trip of 1951.

Box: 65 Fold: 11 Box 15-A, Photographs of Southern Maryland
circa 1927-29

DESCRIPTION: Contains numerous well-identified photographs of places and buildings in Southern Maryland.

Box: 65 Fold: 12 Box 15-B Photos of Southern Maryland
circa 1927-29

DESCRIPTION: Contains numerous well-identified photographs of buildings and places in Southern Maryland in late 1920s.

Box: 65 Fold: 13 Box 15-C Negatives
circa 1927-29

DESCRIPTION: Contains negatives of photos of Southern Maryland.

Box: 65 Fold: 14 Box 15-D
circa 1927-29

DESCRIPTION: Contains negatives to photographs of Southern Maryland.

Box: 66 Fold: 1 "America" issues of 1927 and 1935
1927-35

DESCRIPTION: Contains "America" issues of 1/1/27 and 3/30/35, including JLF article "Pope and Royalists" in 1/1/27 and "My Father's Centenary: LaFarge and the Truth" in 3/30/35.

Box: 66 Fold: 2 "America" Miscellaneous Correspondence
1943-54

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] misc correspondence re "America". Includes TMs with handwritten corrections JLF address delivered on occasion of Harold A. Stevens' inauguration for General Sessions Court.

Box: 66 Fold: 3 "America" Advisory Board
1940

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc correspondence and typescript reports related to "America"'s advisory board.

Box: 66 Fold: 4 Articles by JLF (Lists)
1958-59

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN lists of JLF articles for 1958 and 1959.

Box: 66 Fold: 5 Articles by JLF - Reprints and Clippings
1946-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings, reprints, mimeographs of articles, addresses, and interviews of JLF. (Note: all of these articles are to be found elsewhere in the LaFarge Papers.)

Box: 66 Fold: 6 Biographical Information Typescript
1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains outline by JLF for autobiography.

Box: 66 Fold: 7 Bonney, Therese Testimonials
1959

DESCRIPTION: Contains collection of quotes re Therese Bonney and the Friendship Chain (Chaine d'Amitie), put together in 1959.

Box: 66 Fold: 8 "Catholic Chronicle" Erie PA
1913

DESCRIPTION: Contains one issue of above-named newspaper with front-page article re JLF address "Character, the Basis of Patriotism".

Box: 66 Fold: 9 Catholic Interracial Council Publications
1950-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc publications distributed by the Catholic Interracial Council.

Box: 66 Fold: 10 Dr. Chalmers' Memo to George Hunton
circa 1960(?)

DESCRIPTION: Contains memo to George Hunton re possible audience with Pope John on racial issues.

Box: 66 Fold: 11 Chancery
1936-55

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc correspondence, notes, and certificates re marriages and baptisms performed by JLF.

Box: 66 Fold: 12 "Christian Humanism and Christian Eugenics" typescript
1941

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of JLF address delivered at Harvard Summer School.

Box: 66 Fold: 13 "Civilta Cattolica" Vol. II
1931

DESCRIPTION: Contains one issue of above-named journal.

Box: 66 Fold: 14 Clippings on JLF and his work
1953-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains articles on JLF and his work, collected from newspapers and magazines.

Box: 66 Fold: 15 Clippings on Misc Subjects
1957-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc articles collected by JLF on various subjects.

Box: 66 Fold: 16 Auguste Comte de la Barre Nanteuil Chart
1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs table of descendents of Auguste Comte de la Barre de Nanteuil.

Box: 66 Fold: 17 Correspondence of Joseph A. Shovlin
1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS from Joseph A. Shovlin re book on the Martyrs of Uganda.

Box: 66 Fold: 18 Correspondence re Publications
1950-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to JLF thanking him for books or articles.

Box: 66 Fold: 19 Correspondence - Miscellaneous
1933-50

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous correspondence on various subjects.

Box: 66 Fold: 20 Ephemera
1908-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous ephemera, including postcard inscribed "From a mother to a son" dated Feb 13 1908.

Box: 66 Fold: 21 France - Correspondence
1938-50

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc correspondence to JLF including some from "Etudes".

Box: 66 Fold: 22 Gibbons, W.J.: Memo on Rural Life Problem
1947

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript paper addressed to JLF.

Box: 66 Fold: 23 "Guide for Non-Communists"
Jan 1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [mimeo] paper plus TLS cover letter from Margaret W. Patterson.

Box: 66 Fold: 24 "Indians in Minnesota" pamphlet
1947

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN pamphlet published by Governor's Interracial Commission of Minnesota.

Box: 66 Fold: 25 Instruction in the Catholic Faith
1932-54

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc TMs and PRN material on instruction in Catholic Faith. Includes reading lists, pamphlets, etc.

Box: 66 Fold: 26 Jews - Reprints and Typescripts
1950-56

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 typescripts re Oberammergau Passion Play.

Box: 66 Fold: 27 Illustration and Acknowledgement Proofs
1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN proofs of Acknowledgements and list of Illustrations from "The Manner is Ordinary".

Box: 66 Fold: 28 Manuscript Notes (Misc notes and scraps)
1938-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains various scraps and notes in JLF's hand.

Box: 66 Fold: 29 Marriage Articles, Reprints, Notes
1924-29

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN pamphlets and AMs pages in JLF's hand re marriage.

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