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REV. JOHN LAFARGE, SJ PAPERS (FIRST AND SECOND ACCESSIONS)
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Box: 66 Fold: 30 Martiner, Franz Letter and Brochure
1906

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS and brochure from Franz Martiner, liturgical artist from St Ulrich, Austria.

Box: 66 Fold: 31 Miscellaneous or Unattributed Typescripts
circa 1938-1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains pages from various typescripts. Includes TMs JLF notes on race relations written after March of Aug 1963.

Box: 66 Fold: 32 National Catholic Welfare Conference Correspondence
1937-49

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from JLF.

Box: 66 Fold: 33 "Nicodemus and Jesus" Print
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1938]? - [11/24/1963]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains print of painting by JLF's father.

Box: 66 Fold: 34 "One Man's Opinion" transcript excerpts
1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains transcript of above-named address by JLF.

Box: 66 Fold: 35 Opera (Unidentified Script)
circa 1955 (?)

DESCRIPTION: Contains unidentified, undated TMs [mimeo] script featuring characters named after famous opera performers.

Box: 66 Fold: 36 Miscellaneous Organizations Correspondence
1935-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from various organizations with which JLF was involved.

Box: 66 Fold: 37 Photographs - Miscellaneous
1956

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc small b & w photos from Catholic Interracial Council (with labels affixed, in George K. Hunton's handwriting) plus 8" X 10" b & w photo of JLF at World Brotherhood Award Dinner 4/29/56.

Box: 66 Fold: 38 Program for Indian Citizens Summary Report
1961

DESCRIPTION: Contains report of Commission on the Rights, Liberties, and Responsibilities of the American Indian.

Box: 66 Fold: 39 "Pit-Falls in a Non-Aggression Pact"
1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [mimeo] copy of above-named article by Christopher Emmet.

Box: 66 Fold: 40 Publications of Misc Catholic Organizations
1936-46

DESCRIPTION: Contains various PRN pamphlets on various topics.

Box: 66 Fold: 41 Rosary Publications
1942,1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains two pamphlets concerning use of Rosary.

Box: 66 Fold: 42 Reviews and Related Material
1931-circa 1946

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc reviews and prospecti on a variety of published work.

Box: 66 Fold: 43 Russian Orthodox Church Abroad
1927,1959

DESCRIPTION: Contains two typescript articles on Russian Orthodox Church outside Russia: one general article, and one on Orthodox Church's reaction to prospects of Second Vatican Council.

Box: 66 Fold: 44 Semaine Social de Dijon
1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains conclusions and draft for publication from above-named conference.

Box: 66 Fold: 45 "Societas" Clippings
Dec 1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from issue of Italian Jesuit review.

Box: 66 Fold: 46 St Lo Correspondence and Proposals
1949-68

DESCRIPTION: Contains documents and correspondence related to the "Medway Town Adoption Plan" for St Lo, France.

Box: 66 Fold: 47 Testimonial Dinner for JLF (25th Anniv at "America")
1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains program to above-named event.

Box: 66 Fold: 48 "Toumliline" newsletters
1963-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 newsletters from Toumliline Benedictine Mission in Africa.

Box: 66 Fold: 49 "Treasure Chest" Comic Book
1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy of Catholic comic book, which includes "Catholics in Action" section on JLF's interracial work.

Box: 66 Fold: 50 United Steel Workers Correspondence
1951-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS from Francis C. Shane, Secretary for the Committee on Civil Rights, to JLF.

Box: 66 Fold: 51 University of Scranton Convocation Program
1956

DESCRIPTION: Contains program for convocation in which JLF received honorary degree. Includes copy of degree citation.

Box: 66 Fold: 52 Xavier University Commencement Program
1957

DESCRIPTION: Contains program for 1957 commencement exercises at Xavier University, for which JLF delivered commencement address.

Box: 66 Fold: 53 "Ecumenist"
Apr/May 1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy of above-named periodical.

Box: 66 Fold: 54 Franco-American Conference
1956

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN program, list of participants, and biographical notes on participants.

Box: 66 Fold: 55 Miscellaneous Correspondence and Enclosures
1928-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] correspondence on various topics and from various sources.

Box: 66 Fold: 56 Catholic Interracial Council Miscellaneous
1958-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc corresp re CIC. Includes 2 TLS from JLF dated Aug 16, 1960, and Aug 17, 1960.

Box: 67 Fold: 1 Bound Degree and Certificate
1957-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains honorary degree from Xavier University plus Certificate for "Distinguished and Exceptional Service" from Robert Wagner, Mayor of New York City.

Box: 67 Fold: 2 Photographs (Oversize Mounted Photographs)
circa 1900-1960

DESCRIPTION: Contains the following photographs: 3 mounted photos and one unmounted print of sketch of LaFarge Mansion in Lafargeville, NY; mounted photo of Harvard Monthly Staff (ca. 1900) including JLF; unidentified photo of house with accompanying letter; wedding photo of Mr. and Mrs. Leuchs with JLF (1953); mounted photo of JLF inscribed to Oblate Sisters of Providence at Ridge (1936); unmounted photo of Innsbruck American Alumni Dinner (1960); unmounted photo of St Thomas the Apostle Rosary Society Dinner (1960).



Box: 67 Fold: 3 Photographs - Group Photographs
1928-52

DESCRIPTION: Contains photos of "Welcome Home Dinner to John LaFarge Nov 29. 1938"; testimonial dinner on occasion of 25th anniv as editor of "America"; Catholic Rural Life Conference of 9/26/1928.

Box: 67 Fold: 4 Miscellaneous Oversize Items (Certificates and Awards)
1955-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains certificates from the following: World Brotherhood Movement; City of Newport; Catholic Association for International Peace; The Liturgical Arts Society; The Schaeffer Brewing Co. (Ireland); Catholic Institute of the Press; Mt St Mary's College; Catholic Interracial Council of New York; Catholic Interracial Council of St Louis.

Box: 67 Fold: 5 Honorary Degree from University of Scranton
1956

DESCRIPTION: Contains honorary degree granted to JLF from University of Scranton.

Box: 67 Fold: 6 Degrees (Harvard, Boston College)
1901,1959

DESCRIPTION: Contains JLF's BA degree from Harvard plus honorary LLD from Boston College.



Box: 68 Fold: 0 Unfoldered Material
1948-84

DESCRIPTION: Box contains several unfoldered items: National Catholic Rural Life Conference Award (rolled and torn) of 1948; Pierre Toussaint Award given posthumously by Terence Cardinal Cooke 5/19/1981; film "Wisdom - LaFarge" marked "rec'd 1984" with note "This film belonged to Geo Murray and his group. George gave it to me on the death of LaFarge..."

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