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REV. JOHN LAFARGE, SJ PAPERS (FIRST AND SECOND ACCESSIONS)
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Box: 25 Fold: 9 Toleration in Maryland
circa 1925-circa 1934

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs and TMs [carbon] notes on religious Toleration in Maryland, the Calverts, and early Maryland history in general.

Box: 25 Fold: 10 State Aid for Parochial School Transportation
1932-35

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbon] copies of correspondence, mostly between H.J. Parker SJ and Maryland officials re possibility of publicly subsidized bus transportation for students of parochial schools in Southern Maryland.

Box: 25 Fold: 11 St Joseph's Library Donations
1947

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] re fundraising and equipment procurement for St Joseph's and St Michael's schools in Ridge.

Box: 26 Fold: 1 Bivalve, New Jersey
1932-34

DESCRIPTION: Contains material regarding Jersey shore town to which citizens of St Mary's Co. moved during Depression. Includes PRN clippings plus TMs [mimeo] census list of St Mary's people in Port Norris NJ (ca. 1933).

Box: 26 Fold: 2 St Nicholas Church, Patuxent, MD
1943

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TMs memorandum, and PRN clipping on the history of the Church and the cemetery.

Box: 26 Fold: 3 Slavonic Society in Maryland
1910-1916

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN 1910 map of St Mary's City MD, plus TLS and TL [copy] on Slavonic Society there.

Box: 26 Fold: 4 Fulton Lewis Libel Case News Clippings
1954

Box: 26 Fold: 5 Mission and Retreat Notes
1930

DESCRIPTION: Contains AMs and TMs retreat notes of JLF.

Box: 26 Fold: 6 Incomplete Mss on Negro and Spiritual Needs
circa 1923

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs JLF (?) address on Negroes and spiritual needs and work of Southern Maryland, including work of Gibbons Institute.

Box: 26 Fold: 7 Maryland Taxes (Clippings re)
1932

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN clippings on the subject of taxation in Maryland.

Box: 26 Fold: 8 St Mary's Co. Photographs
circa 1912-1960

DESCRIPTION: Contains various snapshots taken in St Mary's Co. of local people or buildings and scenes, some of which include JLF.

Box: 26 Fold: 9 Clippings on Maryland History (1 of 4)
circa 1950-circa 1959

Box: 26 Fold: 10 Clippings on Maryland History (2 of 4)
circa 1930-1957

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN clippings on Maryland history. Includes PRN JLF's appeal for funds for St Michael's Convent plus PRN JLF's article "Foresight of Maryland's Founders".



Box: 26 Fold: 11 Clippings on Maryland History (3 of 4)
circa 1926-circa 1960

Box: 26 Fold: 12 Clippings on Maryland History (4 of 4)
circa 1925-circa 1950

Box: 26 Fold: 13 Misc. Manuscripts on Maryland
circa 1915-circa 1947

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs on Maryland history. Includes TMs [carbon] "Memorandum on History of St Nicholas Church"; TMs c[arbon] JLF's address at Andrew White SJ memorial (1950); Horace McKenna SJ's TMs "Rural Education in Maryland"; TMs with handwritten corrections in JLF's hand "Survival of the Catholic Faith in Southern Maryland" (1934); TMs JLF's "Blessing of St Pius X on St Aloysius Parish".

Box: 26 Fold: 14 Misc. Manuscripts on Maryland (2)
1924-37

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs on people and events in Maryland history. Includes JLF's mss: 2 TMs [carbon] on Andrew White SJ Memorial (one 5/9/1927, 2nd undated though circa 1933); TMs "Catholic Aid to Rural Negro Welfare" (1935). Also includes TMs (not by JLF) bios of Thomas Copley SJ, Charles Carroll, Justice Roger B. Taney, John Carroll, plus 1937 TMs on electoral college, and TMs on Jesuit-Baltimore controversy.

Box: 27 Fold: 1 Life of Daniel Carroll typescript by Joseph Ives
1935-48

DESCRIPTION: Contains first part TMs unpublished biography of Daniel Carroll by Joseph Moss Ives plus TLS comments and evaluation of mss by Clifford M. Lewis SJ.

Box: 27 Fold: 2 Life of Daniel Carroll (remainder of typescript)
1935-48

Box: 27 Fold: 3 Misc Notes on Maryland History
circa 1914-circa 1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains AMs, TMs, and TMs [carbon] notes on Maryland history, including 2 page TMs excerpts from Brother Mopberley's Diary, 5 page TMs notes from Georgetown Archives, plus fragments of JLF's outline on Survival of Catholic Faith in Maryland.

Box: 27 Fold: 4 Notes on M.P. Andrews' "History of Maryland"
1929

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs notes from several Jesuit scholars, collected by LaFarge, on the 1929 book, "The History of Maryland" by Matthew P. Andrews. Includes TMs JLF review of book for "America".

Box: 27 Fold: 5 Misc Printed Matter on Maryland History
circa 1921-circa 1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN matter on history of Maryland, including JLF article "Maryland's Tercentennial" for "Landward" Spring 1934 issue; map of Point Lookout, MD; booklet on St. Mary's City Tercentennial celebration; 1949 pamphlet for Gibbons Institute silver jubilee.

Box: 27 Fold: 6 St Aloysius Church Bulletin
1925-26

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN "Bulletin: St. Aloysius' Church and Missions, Leonardtown, Hollywood, Newtown, [and] Medley's Neck" (Maryland) for 1925-26.

Box: 27 Fold: 7 "Maryland Jesuit Mission" mss
circa 1925-circa 1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains 528 page TMs (no indication of author) "Maryland Jesuit Mission", originally entitled "Jesuits in the Eastern States".

Box: 28 Fold: 1 Cardinal Gibbons Inst Documents and Printed Matter
1922-52

DESCRIPTION: Contains documents and printed material concerning the Institute, including TMs Resolution on conduct of Negro mission; TMs notes on Executive Committee meetings 1922-30; TMs [carbon] Annual Report 1932; TMs school menus circa 1930; AMs schedules of classes 1929-32; TMs [carbon] Statement and Resolution of Executive Committee 1933; TMs [carbon] original By-Laws 1922; TMs [carbon] draft of letter to Victor Daniel announcing closing of school dated 11/16/1933; various PRN informational and fundraising brochures and flyers for school; TMs Constance Daniel's "Ridge Vignettes" circa 1929.

Box: 28 Fold: 2 Lawrence P. Williams Correspondence
1927-31

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] correspondence between Williams, treasurer of the Institute, and JLF. Includes architectural drawings for Priest's House executed by LaFarge & Sons.

Box: 28 Fold: 3 Centennial of James Cardinal Gibbons
Jun 15, 1934

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN supplement to "The Baltimore Catholic Review" commemorating Tercentenary of Maryland and Centennial of James Cardinal Gibbons.

Box: 28 Fold: 4 Fundraising Survey and Analysis
Mar 1931

DESCRIPTION: Contains two copies PRN fundraising survey and plan for the Institute, done by the John Price Jones Corp., New York.

Box: 28 Fold: 5 Letters from Donors to Institute
1930-34

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] correspondence from donors.

Box: 29 Fold: 1 Catholic Interracial Councils for US
1944-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] on activities and formation of Catholic Interracial Councils in cities around the US. Also includes PRN copy August 1959 "Branches", newsletter of Twin Cities CIC; TMs JLF's statement on purpose of CICs for Voice of America (ca 1960).

Box: 29 Fold: 2 Catholic Interracial Council: Baltimore
1942-47

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] correspondence concerning CIC in Baltimore.

Box: 29 Fold: 3 Catholic Interracial Council: Boston
1941-58

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] correspondence concerning prospects for CIC in Boston.

Box: 29 Fold: 4 Brooklyn Diocese Correspondence
1951-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] correspondence between JLF and the Diocese of Brooklyn concerning CIC activities and funding.

Box: 29 Fold: 5 Brooklyn "Tablet" Clippings re: racial relations
1963

Box: 29 Fold: 6 Catholic Interracial Council: Buffalo
1943-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] plus TMs Reformation Day 1960 address by Charles P. Taft.

Box: 29 Fold: 7 Catholic Interracial Council: Chicago
1949-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] correspondence re: "The Work of the Catholic Church Among the Negroes of the US" (unsigned JLF pamphlet issued by Chicago CIC); PRN 1955 report of Chicago CIC; TMs 1961 report on Rainbow Beach racial incidents.

Box: 29 Fold: 7 Catholic Interracial Council: Detroit
1942

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] correspondence re CIC Detroit.

Box: 29 Fold: 9 Catholic Interracial Council: Fort Wayne
1943-46

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TL [carbon] correspondence re Fort Wayne IN CIC.

Box: 29 Fold: 10 Catholic Interracial Council: Connecticut
1950-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] correspondence re CICs in Hartford and Stamford.

Box: 29 Fold: 11 Catholic Interracial Council: Kansas City, MO
1945-50

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbon] and TMs [carbon] JLF's memo on Kansas City MO.

Box: 29 Fold: 12 Catholic Interracial Council: Long Island
1962

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] re: Diocese of Rockville Centre, NY.

Box: 29 Fold: 13 Catholic Interracial Council: Los Angeles
1946-49

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] mostly between JLF and Daniel G. Marshall.

Box: 29 Fold: 14 Catholic Interracial Council: Milwaukee
Sept 4, 1958

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS from Rev. Franklyn J. Kennedy, editor of the "Catholic Herald Citizen" of Milwaukee.

Box: 29 Fold: 15 Catholic Interracial Council: New Orleans
1949-52

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [copy] plus clippings, including April (1950?) "Our World" article "Negro Catholics of New Orleans".

Box: 29 Fold: 16 North Carolina
1949-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [carbon] plus PRN clippings.

Box: 29 Fold: 17 Catholic Interracial Council: Cleveland
Sept 27, 1962

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS and TL [copy] re establishment of CIC in Cleveland.

Box: 29 Fold: 18 Oklahoma (Clippings re: integration of U of OK Law School
1949

Box: 29 Fold: 19 Catholic Interracial Council: Omaha
1948-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN clippings on John J. Markoe SJ; PRN program to 1961 Human Relations Institute; PRN speech for Brotherhood Week.

Box: 29 Fold: 20 Catholic Interracial Council: Philadelphia
1941-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon] correspondence plus TMs on Philadelphia Transit Strike of 1944 and TMs [carbon] program for Philadelphia CIC.

Box: 29 Fold: 21 Catholic Interracial Council: Pittsburgh
1939-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS, TLS, and TL [carbon], including copy of 1934 Urban League survey of Negro employment in Pittsburgh.

Box: 29 Fold: 22 Portland: List of supporters of interracial work
1944

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed list of potential supporters of interracial work in Portland OR.

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