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REV. VIRGIL H. BARBER, SJ PAPERS
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Box: 1 Fold: 1 Letter to Master Samuel Barber from his mother
1824

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS to Samuel Barber (later SJ), son of Virgil H. Barber, SJ, from his mother Sister Mary Augustina Barber (formerly Jerusha Barber).

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Letter of Recommendation for C.C. Pise
1842

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from V. Barber recommending Charles C. Pise.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Letter of Introduction for Mr. Fisk
1846

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Cong. Robert P. Dunlap of Maine to V. Barber introducing a Mr. Fisk of Maine.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 Poem: "The Two Vines--A Dream"
ca. 1820-ca. 1840

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN poem, author and inscriptee unknown.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Poem: "Welcome Home"
1822

DESCRIPTION: Contains PRN poem, probably for V. Barber on his return from Rome in 1822.

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Notebook of Theological Questions
1816-44

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook used to pose 18 theological questions in 1816, later used for study of Arabic.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 Notebook on Alvarez Grammar
1824-34

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook holding at front certain ledger accounts from 1824-25, with the balance of the book taken up with the 1834 translation of the Latin grammar of Emanuel Alvarez.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Penobscot Prayer Book
1804

DESCRIPTION: Contains leatherbound notebook with MS prayerbook in Penobscot Indian language, by Father Romagne. Some headings in Latin or French. At end of book is French prayer for travelers (pilgrims) going to Santiago, esp. those traveling by sea.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Notebook, Misc. Topics
1833-44

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of V. Barber on misc. topics, including geology, Hebrew Grammar.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 Clippings on Barber Family
1887-1964

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings, offprints, and letters of inquiry on the Barber Family.

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