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Abbaye Sainte-Croix de Poitiers à Saint-Benoît albums

 Collection
Identifier: ML-057
Scope and Contents This collection includes 67 albums assembled by the nuns at... Seventeen albums contain materials documenting Marian shrines in France. One album documents Marian shrines in other European countries.

Formats included in the scrapbooks are holy cards, postcards, clippings, photographs, maps, pamphlets, and other visual ephemera.
Dates: unknown

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, Madonna...
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

French Catholic photograph album

 Item
Identifier: ML-050
Abstract This album contains photographs taken in France, circa 1900. It is most likely a travel album created by an (unknown) individual or family. The album documents Catholic sites and other points of interest in France including photographs of churches, buildings, parks, individuals, and monuments. Locations documented in this album include Lourdes, Betharam, Bagnères de Bigorre, Vallée d'Argelès, Gavarnie, Bayonne, Biarritz, Pontarabie, Arcachon, Bordeaux, Tours, Amboise, Blois, Chambort, Orléans,...
Dates: circa 1900

Henri Koehler correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: ML-019
Abstract The Henri Koehler correspondence contains letters, photographs, articles, and brochures that Mr. Koehler received in response to his written requests to churches in France with Marian titles. The correspondence was initiated through the suggestion of Fr. Theodore Koehler, Henri's brother, and director of the Marian Library at the University of Dayton.
Dates: 1982

Léon Clugnet Marian image collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-048
Abstract The Léon Clugnet Marian image collection documents Catholic and Marian devotion in France during the late 19th century. Mr. Clugnet's personal collection contains Catholic devotional images associated with French Marian shrines and titles of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The images include graphical representations of Mary, Madonna and Child, Marian statues, Catholic churches, and other Catholic holy sites. Materials in this collection are primarily related to France, however, several images...
Dates: circa 1850-circa 1910

Maurice Vloberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: ML-008
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

Notre Dame de Bon Encontre woodblock collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-059
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.
Dates: 1724-2015

Pro Maria Committee translations on Beauraing Apparitions

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: ML-067
Abstract This collection contains English and French manuscripts regarding the Marian apparitions at Beauraing, Belgium. Some, possibly all, of the original manuscripts are written by Aurelien Pierroux, first secretary of the Pro Maria Committee.
Dates: 1950 - 1969

Sample: August Martin holy cards

 Series
Identifier: ML-sample-04
Dates: circa 1870-circa 1920