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Vincentian Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: CM
The Vincentian Collections include archives, books, and maps relating to the history and legacy of St. Vincent de Paul and the religious orders he founded and influenced. The DeAndreis-Rosati Memorial Archives includes correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and records from parishes, schools, seminaries and individuals about the educational, mission and organizational work of the Western Province of the Congregation of the Mission (the Vincentian order). Book and map holdings range from items available to St. Vincent de Paul during his lifetime (1581-1660), titles published before 1818 and brought from Europe to the United States by the first Vincentians to found a seminary near St. Louis, and more contemporary scholarship relating to the Vincentian Studies Institute.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Ladies of Charity of the United States of America (LCUSA) records

Identifier: MSS0010
Scope and Contents This collection documents the administration and charitable programs of the national and regional Ladies of Charity organizations with records from a small number of local associations. These records mainly detail the communication between LCUSA and the local associations through correspondence, publication, and presidential visits. Instructions and rules for governing associations, constitutions, manuals, and Board of Directors meetings, also weigh heavily in this collection. Each magnitude...
Dates: 1857-2014; Majority of material found within 1957-1994

Vincentian Family Tree Project records

Identifier: MSS0088
Scope and Contents The Vincentian Family Tree Project records contain files and materials collected by Sr. Betty Ann McNeil, D.C. for her research. These documents include correspondence, articles, and excerpts of reference sources used to write and publish The Vincentian Family Tree. The monograph catalogs the Vincentian institutions that are closely related to St. Vincent de Paul and that are members of the Vincentian Family and Extended Vincentian Family. Also contained in this collection are drafts of the...
Dates: 1990-2011

Vincentian Studies Institute records

Identifier: MSS0103
Scope and Contents

The Vincentian Studies Institute records contain materials documenting the management of the organization, its publications, and its programs. Records include correspondence, meeting minutes, annual reports, financial reports, publications, and audio-visual media.

Dates: 1975-2007; Majority of material found within 1978-2004