Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431
- Existence: 1412 - 1431
Saint Joan of Arc (ca. 1412-1431) is a national heroine of France. She led the French army during battles of the Hundred Years' War, and was later captured and executed by the English. She was canonized as a Catholic saint in 1920.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Handwritten and typewritten correspondence, a biography, newspaper clippings, and galley proofs of an article. The materials relate to Wyndham's study of Joan of Arc and to her beatification. Also contains "The Marvellous History of Joan of Arc" (typewritten with handwritten corrections, twenty pages long), and "Sermon on the Blessed Joan of Arc preached in the Cathedral at Rouen 8 May 1910" in French. Collection includes 22 items.