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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,...
Dates: circa 1850-1966; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1940
Abstract According to his book La Anunciación: Conversaciones con Fray Angélico (1998), Fr. José María Salaverri, S.M. had a lifelong fascination with the mystery of the Annunciation. He was born on the Feast of the Annunciation in 1926, and he always viewed the mystery as in some way "his" (14). For Fr. Salaverri, the Annunciation/Incarnation event is the central mystery of the Christian faith, a unique moment in which heaven and earth met and God became one of...
Dates: 2005 - 2015
This collection contains approximately 10,000 holy cards and printed ephemera related to the Blessed Virgin Mary, Madonna and Child, events in the life of Jesus and Mary, Marian titles, and Marian shrines.
Dates: circa 1675-present; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1950
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...
Abstract The Marian travel and tourism collection contains printed ephemera, primarily pamphlets, but also brochures, maps, and guides to Marian destinations in the United States and internationally. The collection includes travel and visitor information for Marian shrines, sanctuaries, churches, and cathedrals, as well as visitor information for towns or regions with travel destinations related to the Blessed Virgin Mary. Some materials in the collection were created for the purpose of Marian...
Dates: 1926-2012 inclusive, 1950-1970 bulk; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1970
- Subject: Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Miscellanea X
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Art 4
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Pictorial works 4
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Shrines 4
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Titles 3
- Jesus Christ -- Pictorial works 2
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Devotion to 2
- Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Symbolism 2
- Printed ephemera 2
- Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions 1
- Christian art and symbolism 1
- Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Europe -- Guidebooks 1
- Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Guidebooks 1
- Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Israel -- Guidebooks 1
- Christian saints 1
- Christian saints -- Pictorial works 1
- Christian women saints 1
- Devotional images 1
- Ephemera 1
- Holy cards 1 + ∧ less
- Multiple languages 3
- French 2
- English 1
- German 1
- Italian 1