Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Agnes Perley, Circle of Mercy history
Collection — Folder S2432
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of "Events in the History of the Circle of Mercy, from 1898 to 1948," an 8-page history of the South Bend, Indiana Catholic charity written by Mrs. A. P. (Agnes) Perley for the society's 50th anniversary celebration.
Anthony J. Lauck papers
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed and autographed letters from family members, friends and military officers in the United States and other countries from Anthony J. Lauck; greeting and postal cards and telegrams; magazine and newspaper articles event programs; invoices; poems; exhibition catalogs; a Japanese Imperial Army war flag from World War II; and Japanese currency ranging from 1908 to 1980 regarding art and art business, family, personal, religious, and war matters.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Anthony J. Lauck papers
Ewing family collection
Scope and Contents This collection comprises personal and business papers from the Ewing family, particulraly the brothers William Griffith (W.G.) and George Washington (G.W.) Ewing and their companies in Fort Wayne, Indiana and numerous other locations in the Midwest, ranging from 1818-1887, regarding land speculation; the fur trade; trade and relations with Native Americans and Hoosier pioneers; the settlement of Indiana and the Old Northwest; the development of Fort Wayne; state and national politics; and...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Ewing family collection
Francis Silas Chatard and Joseph Dwenger portraits
Collection — Folder OB113
Scope and Contents This collection contains 2 reproduction prints of portraits of Francis Silas Chatard and Joseph Dwenger, circa 1889.
Dates: circa 1889
George R. Wilson manuscript
Collection — Folder S1021
Scope and Contents This collection includes 2 sets of photocopies of George R. Wilson's typewritten manuscript, "Pioneers of the Catholic Faith in Dubois County" (1930), with subtitle, "To Which are Added Personal Reminiscences of the Writer From the Human Interest Standpoint. An Historical Review." The manuscript starts with Wilson's introduction to the early history of Dubois County and offers biographical sketches of 64 early pioneers living in the county prior to the arrival of Father Joseph Kundek in...
Grace E. Conway collection on John M. Villars
Scope and Contents This collection includes research drafts, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs from Grace Conway in Indiana ranging from 1868 to 1994 regarding Father John M. Villar's sudden death.
Michael W. and Carrie Sargeant Carr family papers
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence as well as photographs, postcards, legal documents, and writings created by members of both Carr and Sargeant families. Early correspondence is primarily addressed to Carrie B. Sargeant prior to her marriage. Additional correspondence consists of letters from Michael Carr other members of the family to Carrie and Cyril Carr. Later correspondence largely consists of letters from Cyril S. Carr to his mother and father from Saint Joseph's College in...
Placidus Kempf, St. Meinrad Abbey panoramic postcard
Collection — Folder OB090
Scope and Contents This collection comprises an illustrated color panoramic postcard pasted to a board from Placidus Kempf at St. Meinrad Abbey in Spencer County, Indiana, circa 1920-1930. There are also three items pasted onto the board: a photograph of "Placidus Kempf, O.S.B., Librarian"; a close-up view of the abbey library with notes about the number of floors and volumes; and text indicating the location.
Dates: circa 1920-1930
Raymond T. Bosler memoirs
Collection — Folder S2308
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of New Wine Bursting Old Skins: Memories of an Old Priest Longing for a New Church, a self-published memoir written by Rev. Msgr. Raymond Thomas Bosler of Indianapolis, Indiana in 1992. The memoir includes Father Bosler's signature on the title page and a typewritten biographical sketch written by James. E. Farmer on June 9, 1993 and added to the inside front cover.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Raymond T. Bosler memoirs
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Academy photograph album
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes loose leaf black-and-white photograph from a photograph album concerning Saint Mary's Academy in Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana circa 1900, including views of the grounds of the school, with interior views of some buildings, as well as sites like the railroad station, shrines, and the grotto, on the campus.
Dates: circa 1900-1910