Series 1 - Papers of Father John O'Connor

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CA ON00389 C2-1

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Papers of Father John O'Connor

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  • 1884-1952 (Creation)

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24 cm of textual material. -- 25 photographs : b&w ; 15.2 x 21 cm and smaller

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(1870-1952)

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Series consists of a collection of hand-written and typed manuscripts, poems, translations and radio transcripts created and accumulated by Monsignor John O'Connor, as well as his correspondence, collected ephemera (including news clippings, Christmas cards, posters, pamphlets, and small press publications) and research notes. The majority of the material relates to O'Connor's friendship with the author G.K. Chesterton, although O'Connor also translated Latin religious poetry and composed his own verse and wrote prose pieces on literature, Church history, morality, religion and philosophy.

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Materials were previously organized under Library of Congress call numbers and MARC records. Call Numbers:
PR 4453 .C4 Z99 F3 M3 SMRC - Correspondence from Frederick Muller Ltd., Publishers; Draft of Father Brown's Ghost Stories by John O'Connor
PR 4453 .C4 Z99 E6 M3 SMRC - English Notes Collected by J. O'Connor. Begun at Douai, 1884; Ephemera from bound volume """"English Notes""""
PR 4453 .C4 Z99 F33 1920 SMRC- Father Brown's Mixed Memories manuscript by John O'Connor
PR 4453 .C4 Z99 P3 M3 SMRC - Papers of Fr. John O'Connor
PR 4453 .C4 Z99 W5 - Why Revive the Liturgy and How? Pamphlet written by John O'Connor
PR 4453 .C4 Z992 B6 1938 - Excerpts from Black Friars of poems by John O'Connor
PR 4453 .C4 Z993 T4 1950 - Centenary of the Seige of Clonmel 1650-1950 Souvenir Record
PR 4453 C4 Z994 - A Centenary Souvenir Yearbook (1847-1947) for the Christian Brothers SS Peter and Paul's School in Clonmel, Ireland.
PR 4453 .C4 Z994 1895-1952 SMRC - Photographs of Fr. John O'Connor

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