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Auguste Martin collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-028
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,...
Dates: circa 1850-1966; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1940

Christine Mathieu Marian holy card collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-014
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