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Michael manuscripts and letters on Mary

 Collection — box-folder: 1
Identifier: ML-080

Scope and Contents

Two volumes of letters and manuscripts written by "Michael", who never uses a last name: "Letters of Michael", a bound series of correspondence written by Michael dated 1943-1945, and "Love Letters for Mary", a manuscript written and printed by Michael in May 1944 for limited private distribution to his friends.


  • 1943-1945


Access to Materials

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 of their heirs for any other use, such as reproduction and publication.

Biographical/Historical Note

The correspondence and manuscripts in this collection are signed by "Michael", about whom little information is available. The recipient(s) of the materials are unspecified. In the letter dated March 24, 1944 in "Letters of Michael", his mailing address is listed as 47 West 34 Street, New York (1) New York City, Room 856.

Georgetown University holds related materials from "Michael" in its archives, including the materials in this collection and additional records: a bound mimeographed copy of "Imitation of Mary" by Michael, which is referenced in "Letters of Michael", and various correspondence.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 record box)

Language of Materials


Guide to the Michael manuscripts and letters on Mary, 1943-1945
Liz Grauel
March 2023
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Marian Library

Repository Details

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