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Boston College. Jesuit Institute


Historical Note

The Jesuit Institute at Boston College was founded in 1988 and promotes research and collaboration on issues that emerge at the intersection of faith and culture. The Institute hosts lectures, visiting scholars, conferences, and interdisciplinary seminars.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Boston College Jesuit Institute records

Scope and Contents

Composed of publications, videocassettes, correspondence, and other materials relating to the Jesuit Institute. Includes newsletters and some letters of the Director.

Restrictions on access

Collection is closed until processed.

Dates: 1988-1999

John E. Murphy, SJ papers


This collection documents the professional and personal life of John E. Murphy, SJ, a twentieth-century Jesuit and professor of Irish Literature at Boston College. The bulk of the papers consists of religious materials and subject files used for his research and lectures. Of note are a small collection of Irish fine print press cards from Dun Emer and Cuala Press.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1921-1981, undated