Maine Historical Society
Correspondence, promissory notes, account books, bills, receipts, inventories, deeds, court documents, indentures, signatures, computer biographical data, newspapers and articles, school papers, and war pouches -- Includes letters about land, taxes, and Bailey family members. Jacob Bailey, of New Gloucester, Me., estate administrator in Cumberland County, writes about the Indians near the Maine/Canadian border, Québec, people living in Guinea, Canadians, Roman Catholic priests, and parishes, also noting styles of clothing, mills, and river travel in Canada. Also includes account book (1789) of Robert Bayley, shoemaker, the first in the family to settle in Maine, detailing his work
Detroit Public Library, Burton Historical Collection
Copy of Elliott's Sketch of the Life & Times of the Very Right Reverend Gabriel Richard; Civil War letters, commissions, and other items of William R. Elliott (d. 1863), serving with Michigan Cavalry, 1st Regiment; and copy of The Missionary (1928) with article about Fr. Walter Elliott
Maine Historical Society
Diplomatic papers chiefly relating to routine consular business; also some personal letters to his wife and children containing comments on the unsettled condition of Mexico, Emperor Maximilian, the influence of the Mexican priesthood, and the American Civil War -- Includes political letter making reference to the "Augusta ring" of Maine politicians James G. Blaine, A.B. Farwell, and John L. Stevens
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Papers (1894-1937) of Wenceslau Sholar, a Slovenian immigrant priest, consist of letters written to his brother in Slovenia. The letters describe the early years of Slovene settlement in Illinois and Minnesota, where Sholar served
Lawrence Public Library
Three photographs of O'Reilly; together with a medal cast in honor of his Golden Jubilee in 1924
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Copy of Elliott's Sketch of the Life & Times of the Very Right Reverend Gabriel Richard; Civil War letters, commissions, and other items of William R. Elliott (d. 1863), serving with Michigan Cavalry, 1st Regiment; and copy of The Missionary (1928) with article about Fr. Walter Elliott
Saint Francis Seminary - Salzmann Library
The collection consists primarily of correspondence from female religious communities whose members were requesting dispensations from vows or exclaustrations. The files may contain a variety of types of information: rescripts, minutes of chapter meetings, financial reports, alienations, results of community elections, proxies, internal controversies of several communities, case files of individual religious, appointment of confessors, and founding documents of post-Vatican II communities
Saint Francis Seminary - Salzmann Library
This is the collection of a monsignor and former pastor, for more than forty years, of St. Anthony Church, Kenosha. Box 1 contains biographical information, church announcements (1930-1932), when he served as pastor at Holy Trinity Church, Racine, and at St. Anthony; correspondence (1930-1985); documents (1917-1965); a folder of family information; funeral materials (1987); and silver jubilee materials (1954). Boxes 2 and 3 contain liturgical desk calendars (1942-1984). Box 4 contains stipend books (1938-1982) and a St. Joseph's award plaque
Buffalo History Museum
One photostat copy of a diary kept by Father Nelson H. Baker, Jan. 1868 to Feb. 1870 and two pages photocopied of "Father Baker's Home.".