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William M. Daly papers

 Collection
Abstract

This collection documents the scholarship of Boston College professor of history William M. Daly. Daly's work focused on the medieval period and Christianity. His papers consist of research notes and drafts for articles, lectures, and two unpublished books.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1940s-2000

Timothy Dandy spiritual diary

 Collection — Volume: 1
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary of Timothy Dandy's religious reflections. He finished the diary on August 29, 1824.

Restrictions on access

Open for research. Fragile; use care in handling.

Dates: before 1825

Jean Daniélou collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Scope and Contents

Composed mainly of newspaper clippings about Daniélou. Also includes publications and letters about him, as well as a photograph reproduction.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1973-1977

Daphne, an autumn pastoral: manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1
Restrictions on access

Open for research.

Dates: probably 1903

Martin Cyril D'Arcy, SJ collection

 Collection
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Martin Cyril D'Arcy, SJ, a twentieth-century British Jesuit scholar and theologian. Materials include correspondence, essays, and funeral memorabilia.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1940-1980, undated

Gerald Dawe papers

 Collection
Abstract

The papers document the career of twentieth and twenty-first century Irish author Gerald Dawe as a poet, essayist, and academic, and consist of clippings, correspondence, ephemera, manuscripts and typescripts, notebooks, photographs, and scrapbooks.

Restrictions on Access

Some materials are closed at the request of Gerald Dawe.

Audiovisual recordings and digital content in this collection has been migrated from source media; all original media was retained, but may not be played due to format. Digital use copies can only be accessed in the Burns Library Reading Room.

Dates: 1952 - 2022; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2022

Boston College collection of Éamon and Sinéad De Valera

 Collection
Abstract

Composed of published speeches of Sinn Fein leader and Irish president Éamon De Valera, some of which date from the World War II era. There are also images of him, including photographs taken during his visit to Boston in 1947. In addition, the collection includes obituaries of De Valera from Irish newspapers, and two letters of De Valera's wife, Sinéad.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1918 - 1975

Aubrey De Vere papers

 Collection
Abstract

Small collection of correspondence and manuscripts of Irish poet Aubrey De Vere from 1886-1905.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: circa 1886-1905

John F. Deane papers

 Collection
Abstract

Personal and literary archives of Irish poet and editor John Deane from 1971-2000.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1927-2000, undated

The Death of Ivan Ilyitch: a drama adapted from Leo Tolstoy's novelette, typescript

 Collection — Shared box: 1012
Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.



Restrictions on Access

Open for research.

Dates: 1958

Della vita del P. Francesco di Geronimo, della Compagnia di Giesu : libri due manuscript copy / scritta, e dedicata al M. Rev. P. nostro il padre Michel Angelo Tamburrini preposito generale della Compagnia di Giesú dal P. Carlo Stradiotti della medesima compagnia

 Collection
Scope and Contents

Manuscript copy of the 1719 Naples edition of Stradiotti's biography of Saint Francis de Geronimo. With an engraved portrait of Saint Francis de Geronimo, signed in plate: Nicolaus Morena delin.

Restrictions on Access

Open for research.

Dates: 1719

Democracy through empire : Dakota Territory, 1861-1889

 Collection — Shared box: 1222
Restrictions on access

Open for research.

Dates: October 2020

Charlotte Louisa Hawkins Dempster letters to George Dempster

 Collection
Abstract

The letters comprise thirteen bound volumes containing the correspondence of nineteenth-century Scottish author Charlotte Louisa Hawkins Dempster to her uncle, George Dempster. Also contained in the volumes are ephemera, including playbills and programs.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1864 - 1910; Majority of material found within 1864 - 1887

Joe Derrane Irish music materials

 Collection
Abstract

A button accordion, an event program, photographs, a set list, and phonograph records belonging to Boston-area Irish musician Joe Derrane.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research. The accordion may be viewed by researchers, but may not be played.

Dates: 1928-circa 2010

Diary of the Sophomore Class, Section A

 Collection — Volume: 1
Scope and Contents

The diary contains entries discussing both academic and extracurricular activities by members of Boston College's sophomore class's section "A" over a four year period. Students were members of Boston College 1923-1926 graduating classes.

Restrictions on access

Open for research. Fragile; take care in handling.

Dates: 1920 December-1923 November

Disertazioni spettante alla storia de primi imperatori cristiani: manuscript.

 Collection — Volume: MS.1992.019
Scope and Contents

Bound manuscript written in italic cursive script, consisting of eight works on Roman emperors and a treatise on chivalric orders, including the Templars and the Teutonic Order.

Restrictions on access

Open for research.

Dates: 1579-1700

James H. Dolan, SJ papers

 Collection
Abstract

The papers contain a journal, correspondence, legal and religious documents, clippings, ephemera, and photographs documenting the life of twentieth-century professor, Boston College president, and Jesuit James H. Dolan, SJ. Of note are photographs reflecting life at Boston College in the late 1920s and preliminary architectural planning documents for three Jesuit institutions.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research, with the exception of estate documents containing financial information, which are closed until 2037.

Dates: 1907 - 1972

Josephine A. Dolan collection of nursing history

 Collection
Abstract

Collection compiled by nursing historian Josephine A. Dolan composed of artifacts, letters, ephemera, and photographs, with a particular focus on Florence Nightingale. Included are both original and reproductions of Florence Nightingale's correspondence.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research. Audiovisual items may be restricted depending on format, condition, and availability of playback equipment.

Dates: 1855-2005, undated

Boston College collection of Dolmen Press

 Collection
Abstract

The Boston College collection of Dolmen Press contains advertisements, broadsides, catalogs, correspondence, dummy books, ephemera, and manuscripts documenting the administration of the Dolmen Press, an Irish fine print publisher that was in operation from 1951-1987.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1950-1989, undated; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1980

John Donnelly & Sons records

 Collection
Abstract

Collection contains awards, business records, family papers, photographs, and scrapbooks related to the Massachusetts based outdoor advertising firm John Donnelly & Sons. Scrapbooks compose the largest series and consist mainly of newspaper clippings regarding both the company’s activities and advertising in general. Materials date from 1884 to 1998.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research; a portion is available digitally. Some materials are quite fragile; take care in handling. The photographs in box 46 are closed pending conservation review.

Audio 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.

Dates: 1884 - 1998

Jeremiah Donovan, SJ papers

 Collection
Abstract

Consists of notes and writings on theological subjects created by Boston College theology professor Jeremiah Donovan, SJ.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1934-1989

Francis J. Dore, SJ papers

 Collection
Abstract

These papers document the life and medical career of Francis J. Dore, SJ, Boston College graduate and Head of the Biology department at Boston College. Materials include manuscripts, correspondence, booklets, clippings, photographs, religious materials, diaries, and other personal materials.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1909-1944

Leo A. Dore, SJ papers

 Collection
Abstract

Papers that document twentieth-century Jesuit Leo A. Dore, a history professor at Boston College. Materials include Dore's baccalaurate address to Boston College, his history course materials, and his annotated philosophy textbook in Latin.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1910 - 1927

Dorothy Day letter to Kathe McKenna, 1974: manuscript.

 Collection
Scope and Contents

Single page note from Dorothy Day to Kathe McKenna, written on the blank side of prayer card with printed text by Alexander Solzhenitsyn. Undated, but written shortly after Day's 1974 visit to Haley House after receiving the Isaac Hecker Award.

Restrictions on Access

Open for research.

Dates: 1974

Lord Alfred Douglas letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Scope and Contents

A single handwritten letter documenting Lord Alfred Douglas's conversion to Catholicism.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1932 November

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