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Found 7 collections related to Catholic Church

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Smith, W. Ward (William Ward), 1893-1968
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18090
1 linear foot (3 boxes, 1 oversized folder)
The W. Ward Smith genealogical research papers contains William Ward Smith's genealogical notes, essays, clippings, charts, correspondence, ca. 1920s-1940s; original family letters and documents; and photographs relating to Smith's genealogical... more
Mary, Sister
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1888
.1 linear feet (1 v.)
Sister Mary (Frances White) belonged to the Order of Poor Clares. Collection consists of Sister Mary's letters to her brother and his wife in America, written principally from the Convent of Poor Clares, Baddesley near Knowle, Birmingham, England,... more
Shea, John Gilmary, 1824-1892
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 15394
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
John Gilmary Shea (1824-1892) was a writer, editor, and historian. The collection consists of letters from Shea to various recipients, mostly unnamed, relating mainly to his work for Frank Leslie's Publishing House and his research in American... more
Caccavelli, Marco Aurelio
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 449
.08 linear feet (1 v.)
Marco Aurelio Caccavelli, Doctor in Theology of the University of Pisa, Italy, served as a priest at Samana, Santo Domingo, and Miragoane, Haiti. Poetical writings (in Italian) of Caccavelli consist of autobiographical material; letters in verse,... more
Starr, Frederick, 1858-1933
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2862
.8 linear feet (2 boxes)
Frederick Starr (1858-1933) was an American anthropologist and ethnologist. He taught biology at Coe College and geography at Chautauqua University and worked as a classifier in the Dept. of Ethnology at the American Museum of Natural History. In... more
O'Shaughnessy family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2280
7 linear feet (15 boxes)
Edith O'Shaughnessy (d. 1939) was an American author of fiction and autobiographical narratives concerning her life abroad. She was active in causes related to the Roman Catholic Church. Her husband, Nelson O'Shaughnessy (1876-1932), was a U.S.... more
Toussaint, Pierre, 1766-1853
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3011
2 linear feet (5 boxes); 3 microfilm reels
Pierre Toussaint (1766-1853?) was born a slave in Haiti (then Saint Domingue) and came to New York City in 1787 with the family of Pierre Berard. After becoming a successful hairdresser, Toussaint supported the Berard family and bought the freedom... more