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Bradford T. Hudson collection of historical marketing

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Abstract

Collection containing marketing materials from the hospitality and travel industries from the twentieth century assembled by brand heritage scholar Bradford Hudson. Included are advertisements, brochures, maps, menus, stationery, timetables, and trade cards.

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Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1852-2016

Letters to Bridget Hughes

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Abstract

This collection contains letters to Bridget Hughes, a mid-nineteenth century immigrant to America from Ireland, from her Hughes and McConville family in Ireland. The letters discuss both family news and general events, but are particularly noteworthy for their documentation of the economic and social impact of the Irish Famine.

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Collection is open for research; digital version also available.

Dates: 1846-approximately 1850

Everett C. Hughes papers

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Abstract

This collection contains personal, professional, scholarly, and teaching material from sociologist Everett C. Hughes, whose areas of scholarly interest included multi-ethnic, multi-racial, and multi-lingual societies; the sociology of work and occupations; and the history and sociology of educational institutions.

Restrictions on access Collection is open for research. Individual files are restricted due to federal or university policies. The audogram and audiocassettes have been digitally copied; all original media were retained, but may not be played due to format. Digital use copies can only be accessed in the Burns Library Reading Room. The audio reel is not available for playback due to format impermanence and can not be reformatted by Burns Library at this time. Please let Burns Library Public Services know of your...
Dates: 1840-1996; Majority of material found within 1930-1980

John T. Hughes papers

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Abstract

The papers contain materials related to Boston area lawyer and Irish activist John T. Hughes (1871-1945) and his family. It includes clippings concerning Hughes and Irish politics; correspondence; photographs; letters written by Hughes and published in Boston papers; and Hughes's obituary.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1909 - 1945; Majority of material found within 1921 - 1945

Boston College collection of Mary Enda Hughes poems

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The Boston College collection of Mary Enda Hughes poems includes individual and collected poems by Mary Enda Hughes and related correspondence, indexes of poems, a copy and transcript of a newspaper article, and lists of published poetry.

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Collection is open for research.

Dates: approximately 1969-2004; Majority of material found within 1995 - 1997

Transcription of F. C. Husenbeth's notes on Kenelm H. Digby's Mores Catholici

 Collection — Box: 1
Abstract

A bound journal containing hand-written notes transcribing F. C. Husenbeth's annotations from his copy of Mores Catholici by Kenelm H. Digby. The transcription includes indications of original page numbers where the annotations were made.

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Open for research.

Dates: Before 1873

Walter F. Hyland, SJ papers

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Abstract

This collection documents the life and work of twentieth-century Jesuit Walter F. Hyland, SJ. It primarily concerns his teaching career in the Philippines and his internment in a Japanese camp during World War II. Materials includes correspondence, photographs, ephemera, printed materials, and clippings.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1914-1984, undated

[Illumination of the Crucifixion from a Missal : use of Troyes]

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General Note

Illuminated miniature on vellum within floriated border in gold and colors depicting the Crucifixion of Christ. Leaf from a Missal (Use of Troyes) possibly the companion leaf to the Maiestas Domini (Christ in Majesty) leaf in the Kestner Museum in Hannover, see Härtel.

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Open for research; digital version also available.

Dates: 1460

Boston College collection of illustrated envelopes

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Abstract

Collection of nine World War II-era American postal envelopes with hand-painted cachets illustrating town postmarks. Many are signed by the postmaster.

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Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1938 - 1943

Importer test

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Collection is open for research.

Dates: tbd

Index locorum to the Irish patents and grants of Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary I, and Elizabeth I : manuscript

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Scope and Contents Alphabetical index to the Patent Books held by the office of the auditor general of Great Britain, in which are recorded records of Irish patents and grants. Caption title on first page of text reads: Private property. An alphabet of names of patentees, lessees, manors, monasterys, abbeys, priorys, rectorys, churches, religious houses, tythes ... compiled by Henry Harding, 29th September 1788. On final page is a recipe, dated 21 Oct. 1804, for "Manders's blacking liquid" (shoe polish or...
Restrictions on access

Open for research; also available digitally.

Dates: 1788

Index locorum to the Irish patents and grants of King James I and Charles I : manuscript

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Scope and Contents Alphabetical index to the records of Irish patents and grants of James I and Charles I held by the office of the auditor general of Great Britain. Pasted to inside front cover is a printed broadside with title: Marks of abbreviation to be used in the transcription of antient documents, under the Irish Record Commission. Companion volume to Index locorum to the Irish patents and grants of Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary I, and Elizabeth I (MS.1990.002, John J. Burns Library, Boston College),...
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Open for research; also available digitally.

Dates: approximately 1788

I.N.I. Meditatio proemialis, seu, Dispositio ad obeunda bene Exercitia: manuscript

 Collection — Volume: 1
Scope and Contents

Bound manuscript of 124 pages (paginated 273-396, the last page blank), consisting of a series of meditations in Latin on the Exercitia spiritualia of Saint Ignatius of Loyola.

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Open for research.

Dates: probably 1700s

National Theatre Society collection of Irish literary manuscripts

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Abstract

Manuscripts of plays, television drama scripts, poems, and an autobiography from late-twentieth century Irish authors including Bernard Farrell, Hugh Leonard, Frank McGuinness, and Thomas Murphy, collected by the National Theatre Society for a benefit auction in 1988.

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Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1975 - 1988

Irish prose and poetry

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Miscellany of Irish prose and poetry, religious and secular. Includes poems by Carolan and Fiachra MacBradaigh; scribes include Michael Mac an Bhaird and Padruic Mac an Bhaird both of Co. Leitrim. First p. begins with Clar an Leabhair, i.e. Table of Contents. First title is An Sioguide Romanac.

Restrictions on Access

Fragile original; access restricted to digital version.

Dates: 1823 - 1828

Italian love poetry: manuscript

 Collection — Volume: MS.1992.021
Scope and Contents

Bound manuscript of approximatley 700 pages, written in an italic cursive script, consisting of examples of love poems in different forms. Includes index.

Restrictions on access

Open for research.

Dates: 1600s

Jane Jacobs papers

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Abstract

These papers document the work of author and urban planning activist Jane Jacobs. They contain correspondence, clippings, lecture recordings, manuscripts, research material, and notes related to Jacobs's professional life. Also included are date books, awards and diplomas, scrapbooks, and photographs.

Restrictions on Access Collection is open for research. Letters of recommendation are closed due to privacy restrictions. Most audiovisual recordings have been digitally copied; all original media were retained, but may not be played due to format. Digital use copies can only be accessed in the Burns Library Reading Room. Recordings on Umatic videocassette are not available for playback due to format impermanence and cannot be reformatted by Burns Library at this time. Please let Burns Library Public Services ...
Dates: approximately 1860-2006; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2002

Japanese prints collection

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Abstract

This collection consists primarily of ukiyo-e woodblock prints. It also includes a few examples of the mingei (folk art) and sosaku hanga ("creative prints") movements of the early 20th century. The bulk of the ukiyo-e prints are by Ando Hiroshige; other notable artists include Katsushika Hokusai, Katsukawa Shunko, Kitagawa Utamaro, and Isoda Koryusai.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research; portions are available digitally.

Dates: circa 1765-1964 (bulk 1780-1860); Majority of material found within 1780 - 1860

Elizabeth Jennings papers

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Abstract

These papers concern the life and work of twentieth-century British writer Elizabeth Jennings. Materials include published and unpublished manuscripts and poetry, poetry notebooks, prose, reviews and essays, printed material, ephemera, and correspondence.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1957-1996, undated

Jesuade juventutis Belgiis per illustri Societatis Jesu dilecto filio: manuscript

 Collection — Volume: 1
Scope and Contents Bound manuscript of 107 leaves, written in cursive Latin script, in several hands. First 2 leaves blank, followed by a title page, and main text of 74 leaves with handwritten foliation (leaves 16, 35, and 64 blank). Leaves 62-63 repeated. Leaves 75-100 blank except for foliation; 2 blank leaves at end. Includes epigrams, emblems, laudatory poetry, letters, and essays on tobacco and chocolate.00 |g Contents (supplied by cataloger; Latin titles transcribed from caption titles): |g...
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Open for research.

Dates: 1734 - 1741

Jesuit Association of Student Personnel Administrators records

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This collection contains records related to the operations of the Jesuit Association of Student Personnel Administrators (JASPA), including correspondence; executive committee meeting material; financial records; events organized by JASPA; membership materials; newsletters; and photographs. Also included are updates to the constitution and bylaws of JASPA; reports and white papers related to topics relevant to promoting Jesuit education; and yearbooks.

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Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1948-2002, 2013

Jesuit Educational Association records

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Abstract The records of the Jesuit Educational Association (JEA) document the organization, history, and goals of the Association and its members from its beginning in 1936 to its end in 1970. The records were produced and collected by the various commissions, conferences, executive offices, and institutions under or associated with JEA in the form of conference materials, correspondence, financial records, meeting minutes, news releases, photographs, reports, speeches, and surveys. Some materials...
Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research, except for the Series I, Subseries D Financial records, which is closed. Note that the collection is stored offsite and requires additional time for retrieval.

Dates: 1906 - 1986; Majority of material found within 1936 - 1970

John Boyle O'Reilly Reading Circle minutes, 1901-1924: manuscript

 Collection — Volume: MS.2019.036
Scope and Contents

Bound minute book of 401 pages, recording the activities of the John Boyle O'Reilly Reading Circle, 1901-1924. Entries are written in ink, in cursive script, by Katherine E. Conway, Margaret T. Dooley, Nora A. Dwyer, and other officers of the Reading Circle.

Dates: 1901-1924

Anna O'Neill Johnson papers

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Abstract This collection consists primarily of materials gathered by Anna O'Neill Johnson to support the Fatherless Children of France project during the World War I era, including correspondence and manuscripts by well-known authors, politicians, and public figures; an auction catalog for the Fatherless Children of France fundraiser held in 1921; and related clippings. Johnson's papers also document her friendship with American poet Edwin Markham through his correspondence to her, her notes on their...
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Collection is open for research. The Fatherless Children of France manuscripts are fragile and should be handled with extra care.

Dates: 1888 - 1952; Majority of material found within 1915 - 1926

Boston College collection of David Jones

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This collection documents nineteenth-century British author and artist David Jones through his correspondence, ephemera, drawings, engravings, paintings, manuscripts, typescripts, and proofs of his poetry and short prose. Also included are some materials about Jones and his works, as well as ephemera he collected.

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Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1922 - 1982

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