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REV. JOHN LAFARGE, SJ PAPERS (FIRST AND SECOND ACCESSIONS)
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Box: 55 Fold: 28 Communism and Negroes: Literature (1)
1932-37

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc PRN material by Communist and related organizations aimed at Negroes.

Box: 55 Fold: 29 Communism and Negroes: Literature (2)
1937-61

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN material on topic of Communism and race situation. Includes "Special Report on Communist Agitation in the Southside Colored Section of Chicago" by the American Vigilant Intelligence Federation (1931); TMs [mimeo] "Discussion Outline on Negro Work" by the CPUSA (1935).

Box: 55 Fold: 30 Converts (Clippings)
1929-61

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN news clippings reporting conversions to Catholicism.

Box: 55 Fold: 31 Converts (Correspondence A-F)
1952-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from or concerning Catholic converts.

Box: 55 Fold: 32 Converts (Correspondence G-Z)
1943-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from or concerning converts to Catholicism.

Box: 55 Fold: 33 Converts (General Correspondence)
1934-61

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence concerning conversion, particularly of Negroes.

Box: 55 Fold: 34 Converts (Literature)
1929-52

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous pamphlets and publications including 5/11/29 issue "Allegemeine Rundschau" featuring poem by Hugo Ball.

Box: 55 Fold: 35 Crime Reports and Studies
1931-46

DESCRIPTION: Contains material on crime in general and crime among Negroes in particular. Includes address of Channing H. Tobias "Crime and Prevention: A Harlem Point of View" (1946), as well as PRN news clippings on crime and Negroes.

Box: 55 Fold: 36 "Crusades for Peace" Notes
1943

DESCRIPTION: Contains AMs notes and PRN JLF article "Crusades for Peace" in 12/11/43 issue "America".

Box: 55 Fold: 37 Cuba and Race Relations
1946-50

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from George K. Hunton primarily concerning Dr. Arturo Fernandez re race relations in Catholic Church in Havana. Also includes article by Abel T. Talon: "Prolema Racial y Trabajo en Cuba".

Box: 55 Fold: 38 "De Linie" Correspondence
1945-55

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence with staff of "De Linie", Jesuit periodical in Amsterdam.

Box: 55 Fold: 39 Drexel-Morell Correspondence and Clippings
1933-35

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence concerning the charitable work of Mother Katharine Drexel and her sister, Louise Drexel Morell. Included is correspondence (6 TLS, 1933-35) from Mother Katharine, 2 TLS from Louise Drexel Morell (1935), letter from Cardinal Dougherty to Mrs. Morell (1934). Also includes PRN clippings.

Box: 55 Fold: 40 Ecumenicalism Articles
1960

DESCRIPTION: Contains press releases on occasions of JLF's 80th birthday, and interview re interfaith cooperation.

Box: 55 Fold: 41 Discrimination -- Negroes
1927-48

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and clippings plus "Selected Bibliography on Discrimination in Education" (1948) by the American Council on Race Relations and "Negro Education Survey in 192 Communities" (1936) by Dept of Interior.

Box: 55 Fold: 42 Education and Federal Aid
1961-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains material concerning federal government's aid to education.

Box: 55 Fold: 43 Education in the United States
1951-61

DESCRIPTION: Contains articles and papers on the state of education in the United States.

Box: 55 Fold: 44 Asuquo Udo Ekpo
1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs papers by Ekpo including "Father John LaFarge, A Pioneer in Interracialism: A Study in the Role of Father LaFarge in the Founding and Development of the Catholic Interracial Council of New York", and "The Role of Father LaFarge in the Founding and Development of the Cardinal Gibbons Institute, 1916-1926".

Box: 55 Fold: 45 Foreign Aid and Catholic Opinion
1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 PRN articles by Harry Flannery: "Should the US Be in the United Nations?" and "Catholics and Foreign Aid".

Box: 55 Fold: 46 Foreign Students (Claude Dreuilh Correspondence)
1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS and TLS correspondence by and about Claude Dreuilh, student interested in studying commercial banking in US.

Box: 55 Fold: 47 France (Student Correspondence)
1926

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from French student to JLF.

Box: 55 Fold: 48 Franklin Plantation, Louisiana
1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and notes re Franklin Plantation and JLF's mother's visits there.

Box: 55 Fold: 49 Garvy Project (Claver Index)
1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence related to the Claver Index project begun by Arnold Garvy.

Box: 55 Fold: 50 Germany Correspondence
1947-61

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from various sources in Germany, including H. Chardon, "Stuttgarter Rundschau", "Stimmen der Zeit".

Box: 55 Fold: 51 Germany Correspondence (2)
1946-48

DESCRIPTION: Contains acid originals of correspondence between JLF and German sources.

Box: 55 Fold: 52 Germany (Postwar Conflicts)
1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains papers (mostly in German) on land sovereignty questions, a trial under the Occupation, the German family.

Box: 55 Fold: 53 Gillard, Joseph T.
circa 1935-55

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] Gillard's foreword to "Catholic Church and the Negro".

Box: 55 Fold: 54 Gillard, Joseph T. (Clippings re)
1930-37

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN clippings reviews of Fr. Gillard's work, including JLF's "Father Gillard's Study of the Catholic Negro".

Box: 55 Fold: 55 Gillard, Joseph T. Correspondence
1930-39

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence re Gillard's "Catholic Church and the American Negro", including correspondence from Abp Curley to JLF and correspondence between JLF and Gillard re the latter's MSS "Cardinal Gibbons: Friend of the Negro".

Box: 55 Fold: 56 Gillard, Joseph T. Notes
1930

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs and AMs notes presumably from JLF's review of Gillard's "Catholic Church and American Negro".

Box: 55 Fold: 57 Girls' State of Austria
1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings on founding of Girls' State of Austria.

Box: 55 Fold: 58 Haiti Correspondence
1958-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence re construction of inter-denominational chapel at Albert Schweitzer Hospital.

Box: 55 Fold: 59 de Halgouet Family Correspondence
1961-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains corresp from the de Halgouet Family.

Box: 55 Fold: 60 Hunton, George
1957-59

DESCRIPTION: Contains draft and clipping of Gary McEoin's "Hunton: Pioneer Interracialist" for "Ave Maria" (1957); Statement by Hunton before Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights, Senate Judiciary Committee on Civil Rights Legislation (4/22/59).

Box: 55 Fold: 61 Hymns, Negro
circa 1935-55

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [mimeo] texts of Psalms and "Negro Native Anthem".

Box: 55 Fold: 62 Immigrants
1933-38

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs paper and PRN press releases on German immigration to US in 1938 and Slovak immigration.

Box: 55 Fold: 63 Imprimaturs
1941-42

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and reports concerning critiques of series of pamphlets on marriage, confession, and the gospels, by Fr. Scott.

Box: 55 Fold: 64 Indians, American (Clippings)
1958-61

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN clippings on Indians and Eskimos, especially in regard to Catholicism.

Box: 55 Fold: 65 Indians, American (Correspondence)
1954-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from various persons or organizations interested in Indian welfare and rights. Includes correspondence from Frances Parkinson Keyes and Stewart L. Udall.

Box: 55 Fold: 66 Indians, American (Indian Affairs)
1956-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of "Indian Affairs", newsletter of American Indian Fund.

Box: 55 Fold: 67 Indians, American (Literature)
1958-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN pamphlets and TMs [mimeo] reports including bibliography; "Cutting the American Indian's Federal Ties" by Oliver LaFarge; "A Study of Catholic Potawatomi Indians in Topeka and Their Practice of Religion".

Box: 55 Fold: 68 Indians, American (Press Releases)
1959-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains Religious News Service releases on American Indians.



Box: 55 Fold: 69 Indians, American (Letter to JFK)
1961

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbon] JLF letter to John F. Kennedy re appointment of Stewart L. Udall as Sec of Interior.

Box: 56 Fold: 1 Innsbruck Correspondence
1950-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, primarily concerning alumni news and activities.

Box: 56 Fold: 2 Innsbruck History
1903

DESCRIPTION: Contains AMs "The University of Innsbruck", read at the banquet of the American Exiles on Thanksgiving Day 1903. (By JLF?)

Box: 56 Fold: 3 Innsbruck Misc
1904-05

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc material from JLF's years at Innsbruck. Includes ordination cards, program from July 4th 1904 celebration by American Exiles, catalogues, and photograph of American Exiles (?)



Box: 56 Fold: 4 Innsbruck Publications
1910-16

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc publications, including alumni news.

Box: 56 Fold: 5 Innsbruck and WWII
1938-41

DESCRIPTION: Contains press releases, memos, and correspondence re closing of and relocation of Canisianum to Switzerland as result of Anschluss.

Box: 56 Fold: 6 Interfaith Relations
1930-50

DESCRIPTION: Contains news releases covering interfaith and inter-denominational relations.

Box: 56 Fold: 7 Interfaith Relations (Clippings)
1943-59

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN newspaper clippings covering interfaith relations.

Box: 56 Fold: 8 Interfaith Relations Correspondence (1)
1930-42

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and enclosures to and from JLF. Includes TLS from John Courtney Murray, SJ (5/24/41).

Box: 56 Fold: 9 Interfaith Relations Correspondence (2)
1943-45

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from JLF re interfaith matters.

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