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Brother Donald Boccardi papers

Identifier: ML-054

Scope and Contents

This collection contains manuscripts by Brother Donald Boccardi as well as a draft of a proposed publication titled "All Generations: Mary and Christian Unity" of which he was serving as editor. Authors contributing essays to this publication draft include Father Avery Dulles, Dr. Eric Gritsch, Father Johann Roten, Dr. Beverly Gaventa, Dr. J. Robert Wright, Dr. Bruce Robbins, Ms. Mary Ann DeTrana, Dr. Sidney Callahan, Dr. Donald Dawe, and Prof. Geoffrey Ashe.


  • Creation: circa 1981 - 1992


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open and available to the public for research in the Marian Library reading room. The materials are non-circulating.

Copyright Notice

The materials in this collection may be protected by copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). The materials are available for personal, educational, and scholarly use. It is the responsibility of the researcher to locate and obtain permission from the copyright owner or his or her heirs for any other use, such as reproduction and publication.

Biographical / Historical

Brother Donald Boccardi served as the Director of the Office for Spiritual Renewal in the Cincinnati Province of the Society of Mary. He received his BA from the University of Dayton in 1956 and defended his doctoral dissertation on May 27, 1995 at the International Marian Research Institute at the Universty of Dayton. and defended his doctoral dissertation on May 27, 1995.


0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials



This collection contains manuscripts and a draft of a proposed publication containing essays from multiple authors.


The collection is arranged into two series, manuscripts and publication drafts.

Guide to the Brother Donald Boccardi papers, 1981-1992
Kayla Harris
March 2017
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2nd edition

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