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Collection on American Catholicism, 1862-1937

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

1531 Dickey Drive, Suite 560

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-4166

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/rpc77


Descriptive Summary

Title: Collection on American Catholicism, 1862-1937
Call Number:Record Group No. 020-6
Extent: .5 cubic feet (1 box)
Abstract:This collection is comprised of correspondence, photographs, retreats for first Communicants, and sermons.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Collection on American Catholicism, RG 020-6, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Courtney Williams, February 2004.


Collection Description

Scope and Content Note

This collection is comprised of correspondence, photographs, retreats for first Communicants, and sermons. Sermons make up the greater part of the collection and include topics such as All Saints’ Day, the Blessed Virgin Mary, Christmas, the Immaculate Conception, and the Rosary. Only one sermon is signed, and it is signed by Thomas S. Lee - who also has a letter in the correspondence section of the collection. The photographs include portraits of the Most Rev. M.J. Curley, D.D., "Father Buckey," and a high altar. Most of the correspondence belongs to Miss Helene Philbert.

Arrangement Note

Arranged alphabetically by subject.


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Container List

Correspondence
Box Folder Content
1 1 Rev. Thomas S. Lee, 1894
1 2 Miss Helene Philbert, 1933, 1937
Photographs
1 3 Photographs, undated
Retreats for first Communicants
1 4 Agenda for retreat of three days, 1897
1 5 Agenda for retreat of three days given to the boys at Calvert Hall, 1869
1 6 Talk given at retreat, 1917
Sermons
1 7 All Saints’ Day, 1921
1 8 Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 1870
1 9 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 1880-1882
1 10 Blessed Virgin Mary – signed by Thomas S. Lee, 1862
1 11 Christmas, 1882-1921
1 12 Christmas – Luke II: 1-14, 1867-1894
1 13 Church Music, 1908, 1910
1 14 Consecration of a church, 1909
1 15 Dedication of St. Mary and Nives, 1877
1 16 Devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary, 1868, 1880
1 17 Devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary for 1st Sunday of May, undated
1 18 Divine maternity, 1890-1910
1 19 Divinity of Christ, undated
1 20 Ecclesiastes 44:1, undated
1 21 Exordium, undated
1 22 Feast of the Holy name, undated
1 23 Feast of the Holy name of Mary, 1877-1889
1 24 Immaculate Conception, 1868-1889
1 25 Mary’s graces for her Son, 1915
1 26 Miscellaneous notes and pages, undated
1 27 Nativity, 1866
1 28 Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost, 1879
1 29 Parable of the good seed and the cockle, 1908
1 30 Patronage of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 1878, 1889
1 31 Rosary, 1873-1887
1 32 Sacred heart of Jesus, 1874-1892
1 33 Seven Dolors of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 1872, 1885
1 34 Untitled, 1870-1875
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