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Abstract This collection contains thirty-six linear feet of Martin's personal Catholic image and art research collections. Primary subjects represented in the collection include Catholic art history, the Blessed Virgin Mary, events in the life of Jesus, and Catholic saints. Materials include holy cards, clippings, pamphlets, photographs, handwritten notes, and ephemera. The collection primarily documents Martin's research interest in Catholic art history (generally classical art depicting Mary, Madonna...
Dates: circa 1850-1966; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1940
Collection — Box: 1
Abstract This collection contains the original black and white, large scale (14.5" x 22.5") illustrations for the comic book, Behold the Handmaid: The Story of Our Blessed Mother, published by Pflaum Publishing in 1954.
Abstract: A collection of holy cards printed by Boumard Fils, a French publisher of religious images.
Overview This collection contains manuscripts and a draft of a proposed publication containing essays from multiple authors.
Dates: circa 1981 - 1992
Abstract The Christine Mathieu Marian holy card collection contains approximately 1,700 Catholic holy cards, primarily depicting the Blessed Virgin Mary. The collection includes French Marian holy cards from circa 1853 through 2001. Holy cards in the collection document Marian devotional themes, iconography, titles, pilgrimage sites, and prayers.
Dates: circa 1853-2001; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1950
Abstract This collection contains greeting cards, postcards, commemorative cards, clippings, pamphlets, and other printed ephemera depicting the Blessed Virgin Mary, Maddonna and Child, the life of Jesus and Mary, and other religious themes in the style of Byzantine and Eastern Orthodox art.
Dates: circa 1950-circa 2011
Abstract: A collection of holy cards and other devotional materials printed by Fratelli Bonella, an Italian publisher of religious images.
Abstract This collection includes postcards, photographs, holy cards, and clippings depicting Marian shrines, paintings, statues, and other Catholic artwork. The collection primarily covers Marian art in western Europe during the second half of the 20th century.
Dates: circa 1934-2000
Abstract This collection contains interviews and transcripts of oral history interviews of Marian Library volunteers and personnel.
Dates: 2018 - 2019
Abstract This collection contains photographs documenting Marian artwork, awards, books, churches and shrines, educational programs, events, groups, individuals, libraries and museums, organizations, and religious objects. The collection is international in scope and materials date from circa 1920 through circa 1990.
Dates: circa 1920-circa 1990
Abstract The Marian postcard collection contains approximately 41,000 photographic and picture postcards (as of 2019) documenting: Marian shrines around the world, Marian artwork, and Marian themes. The shrine postcards include images of shrine statues and art works; interiors and exteriors of structures including churches, basilicas, sanctuaries, and grottos; pilgrimages and celebrations at shrines; and other images related to Catholic shrines and churches in over 70 countries. The countries that are...
Dates: circa 1900-present; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2000
Abstract This collection contains Catholic and Marian printed ephemera including postcards, Christmas cards, greeting cards, photographs, souvenirs, brochures, pamphlets, marketing materials, and clippings. The images date from circa 1850 through 2011 and depict the Blessed Virgin Mary, Madonna and Child, events in the life of Jesus and Mary, Marian shrines, and Marian titles. In some cases, the images include text such as a prayer or advertisement. The materials in this collection primarily date from...
Abstract The Mariology article file contains both published and unpublished material on a variety of Marian topics. Items are arranged alphabetically by author's last name when known.
Item — Box: 1
Abstract A travel diary from 22 year old Mary Elizabeth Williams as she traveled throughout Europe, spending considering time in Germany. Ms. Williams writes about her experiences visiting historic architecture, museums, churches, and operas. There is also Ms. William's commentary on Mass and specific Marian artwork, some of which was later destroyed during World War II.
Dates: 1930 - 1932
Abstract This collection contains the research materials and manuscripts of French author and art historian, Maurice Vloberg (1885-1967). The materials primarily document Vloberg's research and writing on the topic of Marian iconography throughout history.
Dates: 1916-1961 inclusive, circa 1930-1961 bulk; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1961
Abstract: A collection of holy cards and other devotional materials printed by N.G. Basevi, an Italian publisher of religious images, primarily dating from the 1930s.
Abstract An original eighteenth century woodblock that was used to create devotional prints of Notre Dame de Bon Encontre. The woodblock is accompanied by a modern print created using the original block.
Abstract: Devotional materials printed by Reproducta Company in Italy and the United States.
- Subject: Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Art X
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Pictorial works 7
- Jesus Christ -- Art 6
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Shrines 5
- Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions 4
- Devotional objects -- Catholic Church 3
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Devotion to 3
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Miscellanea 3
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Symbolism 3
- Saints -- Prayers and devotions 3
- Devotional objects 2
- Jesus Christ -- Pictorial works 2
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Titles 2
- Printed ephemera 2
- Bookmarks 1
- Christian art and symbolism 1
- Christian art and symbolism -- France -- 19th century 1
- Christian art and symbolism -- France -- 20th century 1
- Christian saints 1
- Christian saints -- Pictorial works 1 ∧ less
- Multiple languages 7
- English 6
- French 4
- German 1
- Marian Library 4
- Boccardi, Donald, Brother 1
- Boumard Fils (Printer) 1
- Fratelli Bonella (Printer) 1
- Levit, Josef, S.M. 1