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Cardinal Rodolfo Pio da Carpi letters received

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 517
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letters all addressed to Cardinal Rodolfo Pio da Carpi, legate of the marquisate of Ancona (200 items). Most of the items deal with religious and political issues relating to the Council of Trent (1545-1563). The items are by various persons including those who were in important in the politics of the time.

Dates: 1540-1560

Council of Trent letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 460
Scope and Contents Official correspondence dealing with the Council of Trent, 1545-1563 which have been copied in a clear hand. The letters were written by different authors. They were men of ecclesiastical and political authority. They deal with matters relating to Catholic Church doctrine, liturgy, papal authority, and conciliar theory. They also deal with the various aspects of the conduct of the Council: its progress and decisions. The letters were addressed to Cardinal Alessandro Farnese, 1520-1589...
Dates: 1547-1548

Episcopalis cathedrae Albanen

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 479
Scope and Contents

The manuscript is the lives of the bishops of Albano from the foundation of the See in 309 AD to the year 1699. Also includes are a few notes related to the construction of a cathedral in Albano Laziale. A few problems with the decoration are mentioned.

Dates: 1699

Epitome dell bolle che riguardano gl'istituti de pubblica

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 456
Scope and Contents

Handwritten copies of papal bulls from the 13th to the 18th centuries in Italian. The materials deal with institutions of public charity, schools, and prisons in Rome. The item includes an index of the bulls arranged chronologically by pope.

Dates: 1204-1751

Saint Francis de Sales papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 447
Scope and Contents

Handwritten correspondence, a list, and licenses, including one printed form with handwritten notations. The letters are by Francis, Pierre Francois Faius (Vicar-general of the Geneva diocese), Charles Auguste de Sales (Francis' nephew and successor as Bishop of Geneva), and Antoine Favre (a friend of Francis). Also included is a typewritten biography of Francis.

Dates: 1610-1652

Il Pellegrino del Vaticano

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 244
Scope and Contents

Handwritten song for Onomastico, part of/or a special Catholic Mass.

Dates: 1848

Paolo Sfondrati correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 521
Scope and Contents

Contains letters addressed to Paolo Sfondrati. The missives are largely concerned with personal and Church matters, including the Council of Trent.

Dates: 1561-1562; approximately 1600-1640

Papal treatises and directives

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 739
Scope and Contents Seven treatises and papal directives written in one hand and bound in a modern wrapper. The document is Counter-Reformation in content. Included: "Humile significatione a Nostro Signore circa il modo di convertire gli herettici alla santa fede Cattholica"; "Replica breve circa las practica di Piacenza, e Parma mandata in un foglio a parte a Monsignor Pighino con lo spatio dell xiiii ottobre l'anno MDL"; "Instructione d'ordine di Nostro Signore Papa Jiulio iii per Monsignor Achille...
Dates: 1551-1605

John W. Welch chiasmus papers

Identifier: MSS 3776
Scope and Contents

Contains the documents and studies related to Jack Welch's research into chiasmus in scriptural and other ancient texts. Includes articles and books related to chiasmus in the Book of Mormon, Old and New Testaments, Doctrine and Covenants, and Pearl of Great Price, as well as the works of Homer and ancient Jewish literature. Also includes Welch's correspondence with scholars, publishers, and readers regarding the impact and reception of his work. Dated 1787-2011, bulk 1953-2011.

Dates: 1787-2011; Majority of material found within 1953-2011

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