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REV. JOHN LAFARGE, SJ PAPERS (FIRST AND SECOND ACCESSIONS)
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Box: 56 Fold: 61 Negroes: Correspondence A-K
1932-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence arranged alphabetically.

Box: 56 Fold: 62 Negroes: Correspondence L-Z
1936-60

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, arranged alphabetically.

Box: 56 Fold: 63 Negroes and Employment
1934-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and PRN matter on Negroes and employment opportunities.

Box: 56 Fold: 64 Negroes: Misc Notes
circa 1932-40

DESCRIPTION: Contains AMs JLF's notes, possibly outline for book on Negro apostolate and role of white laymen.

Box: 56 Fold: 65 Negroes and Protestants
1932-53

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN clippings and articles re Protestant missions to Negroes.

Box: 56 Fold: 66 New Orleans Trip
1949

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence re JLF's 1949 trip to New Orleans.

Box: 56 Fold: 67 New Orleans (Integration and)
1960-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [mimeo] transcript of "Open Mind" TV program "New Orleans and the School Crisis" plus PRN editorial on integration in New Orleans.

Box: 57 Fold: 1 Papal Encyclicals
1931-circa 1940

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN pamphlets on various Papal Encyclicals, including "Quadragesimo Anno" and "Mit brenneder Sorge".

Box: 57 Fold: 2 Parsons, Wilfred SJ Biographical Notes
circa 1940

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs and TMs [carbon] brief biographical notes on Fr. Parsons and Fr. Talbot, as well as the former's position on selected social issues.

Box: 57 Fold: 3 Peru and Albert Schweitzer Hospital
1960-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains material concerning the "Hospital Amazonico Albert Schweitzer".

Box: 57 Fold: 4 Pierre, Abbe US Tour
1954-55

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, itineraries, biographical sketches, news releases, and clippings re Abbe Pierre's tour throughout the US. Includes ALS from Jacques Maritain (12/24/54), as well as carbons outgoing to him.

Box: 57 Fold: 5 Protestant Digest Correspondence
1941-42

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and enclosures concerning charges of anti-Catholicism on the part of the Digest.

Box: 57 Fold: 6 Puerto Ricans in New York City
1949-53

DESCRIPTION: Contains Mayor's Committee Interim Report on Puerto Rican Affairs in NYC.

Box: 57 Fold: 7 Race Problems: Clippings re
1949-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN newspaper and magazine clippings on race problems.

Box: 57 Fold: 8 Race Problems: Correspondence re
1930-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, filed alphabetically.

Box: 57 Fold: 9 Race Problems: Manuscripts and Notes
1931-49

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs memos by George K. Hunton on integration and education in New York City plus PRN report "How Negro Churches May Help in Unemployment" by the Federal Council of Churches.

Box: 57 Fold: 10 Race Problems: Publications
1951-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc PRN articles on race relations.

Box: 57 Fold: 11 Refugees: Correspondence
1939-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from organizations and individuals concerning refugee work.

Box: 57 Fold: 12 "Relations" Correspondence
1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence between JLF and "Relations".

Box: 57 Fold: 13 Rice, Claude T. Correspondence
1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from JLF.

Box: 57 Fold: 14 Riosainu, Smaranda Correspondence
1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence concerning Riosainu's attempts to find employment in the US.

Box: 57 Fold: 15 Rockville Centre NY CIC
1961

DESCRIPTION: Contains TL [carbon] correspondence re Rockville Centre Catholic Interracial Council.

Box: 57 Fold: 16 Rome Correspondence
1936-37

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc correspondence from various individuals in Rome.

Box: 57 Fold: 17 Rouault, Georges
Jun 1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN announcement of exhibit "Hommage a Rouault" signed by Rouault and annotated by JLF.

Box: 57 Fold: 18 Roundtable Discussions
1940

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from JLF re Round Table Conference held at Center Club in New York 5/21/40, plus notes and memos on event.

Box: 57 Fold: 19 Roundtable Discussions Correspondence
Jan 1941

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to and from JLF re Round Table Conference held at Center Club in New York 1/13/1941, plus notes and memos on event.

Box: 57 Fold: 20 Russia General File
1927-35

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings, press releases on Russia and related topics.

Box: 57 Fold: 21 Russians Correspondence
1935-49

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence with various Russian organizations.

Box: 57 Fold: 22 St Francis Peace Medal
Nov 1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN program of St Francis Peace Medal Dinner of 11/9/63, award going to Martin Luther King Jr.

Box: 57 Fold: 23 St Mary's County Misc
1918-24

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS correspondence, AMs notes, TMs membership and subscriber lists for Pilgrims of St Mary's.

Box: 57 Fold: 24 Segregation and Archbishop Rummel
1956

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to JLF re Archbishop Rummel's pastoral letter on segregation.

Box: 57 Fold: 25 Social Work Study
1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, minutes of meetings, proposals, and lists of participants in plan to publish undergrad text book on Catholic social action.

Box: 57 Fold: 26 Spellman, Francis Cardinal
1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence concerning Spellman's interracial justice message to the archdiocese, and memo on Spellman's statement on NAACP.

Box: 57 Fold: 27 Statues (St Ignatius)
1956

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence re statues of St Ignatius awarded by "America" to various institutions, primarily schools.

Box: 57 Fold: 28 Storer, Agnes C. Correspondence
1901-38

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Dr Horatio Robinson Storer and to his daughter Agnes re patronage of various Catholic Causes.

Box: 57 Fold: 29 Suhard, Emmanuel Cardinal
1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [mimeo] text of "The Primacy of the Spiritual: The Apostolate".



Box: 57 Fold: 30 Sullivan, Daniel MSS
1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] "Symbolism in Christian Worship".

Box: 57 Fold: 31 "Sunlight" (Rhode Island)
1891

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN flyer advertising "The Sunlight" with mention of "A Trip to Mars" credited to "J. LaFarge, editor".

Box: 57 Fold: 32 Television Correspondence and Photographs
1956-62

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence re JLF's appearances on various television programs. Includes photos from interview on "Catholic Hour" 1956.

Box: 57 Fold: 33 Voillaume, Rene Correspondence
1962

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence with Rene Voillaume of Little Brothers of Jesus re establishment of mission in Detroit.

Box: 57 Fold: 34 War and Peace, The Catholic Viewpoint (1)
circa 1930-45

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, press releases, and clippings re Catholic teachings on war and peace.

Box: 57 Fold: 35 War and Peace, The Catholic Viewpoint (2)
1939-45

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, clippings, press releases re Catholic positions on war and peace.

Box: 57 Fold: 36 Willkie, Wendall (Memo of Conversation)
1941

DESCRIPTION: Contains two TYP copies of notes on conversation with Willkie plus 1964 note attached re improbability of JLF's participation.

Box: 57 Fold: 37 Editorial Office Memos, Schedules, and Notes
1940

DESCRIPTION: Contains memos on editorial reorganization; publication schedule; secretarial work.

Box: 57 Fold: 38 Advisory Board Correspondence, Minutes, Report
1940

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, minutes, and report from Advisory Board Dinner Mar 7, 1940.

Box: 57 Fold: 39 Advisory Board Meeting Correspondence, Minutes, Outline
1940

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, minutes, and preliminary outline for "America" promotion plan.

Box: 57 Fold: 40 Advisory Board Meetings Agenda, Outline, Topics
1941

DESCRIPTION: Contains meeting agenda, organizational outline of "America", 1941 surveys of "The Nation" and "Commonweal", draft of topics for editorial discussion, "America" editorial conferences Aug - Oct 1941.

Box: 57 Fold: 41 Business Office
circa 1941 (?)

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [mimeo] E.F. Clark SJ's notes on promotional trip to Boston.

Box: 57 Fold: 42 Campaign Drive Misc Materials
1942

DESCRIPTION: Contains material concerning campaign drive and request for donations.

Box: 57 Fold: 43 Dinners
circa 1928-35

DESCRIPTION: Contains misc correspondence, notes, etc. from various ceremonial dinners. Includes TMs material on (undated) visit of Jacques Maritain.

Box: 57 Fold: 44 Directors' Meeting Minutes
1909

DESCRIPTION: Contains minutes of meeting of directors Apr 12, 1909. Includes by-laws of "America" Press.

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