Found 12 collections related to Catholic Church

Venice (Italy). Ambasciata (Great Britain)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3153
.42 linear feet (2 boxes)
Papers of the Venetian ambassadors to Great Britain, 1520-1720, comprising copies of letters to their home government on the affairs of Great Britain and Ireland and matters concerning the Catholic Church, and copies of treaties and other state... more
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
Allen, Stephen, 1767-1852
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 51
1 v. (239 leaves)
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
Dragonette, Jessica, 1900-1980
Music Division | JPB 13-02
5.61 linear feet (17 boxes)
Jessica Dragonette (c. 1905-1980) was a soprano who achieved popularity through her twenty two year career performing on radio and for her efforts to support troops during World War II. The Jessica Dragonette papers document Dragonette's long and... more
Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Kerouac archive
90 Manuscript Boxes; 22.5 linear feet; 13 oversize folders
The Jack Kerouac Archive spans the years 1920 to 1977, with the bulk dated 1935 to 1969. The collection chiefly consists of holograph and typescript drafts of Kerouac's novels, stories, poetry, plays and screenplays, journals, diaries, notebooks,... 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
Lader, Lawrence
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1678
13 linear feet (21 boxes)
Lawrence Lader (1919- ), a journalist interested in the issues of birth control and abortion, became active in the abortion repeal movement. When the National Association for Repeal of Abortion Laws (NARAL) was formed in 1969, Lader became the... more