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SERAPHIM BYRNES

 Person

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Corres: re: The Pious Guide to Laurence Kelly, ca 1936

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12
Identifier: GAMMS.13.91.2943
Scope and Contents Correspondence relating information re: The Pious Guide. From Mo Seraphim: a note saying it was the first prayer book printed in the US, it was bound and printed at Mount Carmel, and it was attributed to Mother Clare Joseph. From J. William Eckenrode, Newman Book Shop: no new information to offer, "but I always thought that this was a manuscript prayer book, not printed; but I must be mistaken." From William R. Stearns, SJ,: he located four editions of "The pious guide to prayer and devotion...
Dates: 1930-1980

Corresp: Mrs. John J. Hagerty to Seraphim Byrnes, 4/16/1934

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: GAMMS.13.89.2883
Scope and Contents A letter from Mrs. John J. Hagerty to Mother Seraphim Byrnes about restoring Mt. Carmel in Maryland. Two copies in booklet form.
Dates: 1930-1980

India: Aloysius Benziger OCD, Bishop, Quilon, 1904-1932, 09/04/1904-09/13/1932

 File — Box: Fr1, Folder: 184
Identifier: GAMMS.10.71.2171
Scope and Contents As Bishop of Quilon, India, Aloysius Benziger OCD writes first to Mother Raphael, then to Sister Teresa and to Mother Seraphim, to solicit Mass money, other funds, and tells of amazing growth of Catholic population and native clergy as the years unfold. The letters also provide insight re World War I, the great depression, and the contribution of Carmelite nuns.
Dates: 09/04/1904-09/13/1932

Notes: Brief Account of Carmel in America by Currier, extracts, nd

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 7
Identifier: GAMMS.3.28.873
Scope and Contents Notes: Brief Account of Carmel in America, extracts from Carmel in America by C. W. Currier compiled by Mother Seraphim.
Dates: 1674-1990; Majority of material found in 1800-1990

Notes: Brief Notes about Mount Carmel in MD, by Mo. Seraphim, nd

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 6
Identifier: GAMMS.3.28.872
Scope and Contents Brief Notes about Mount Carmel in Maryland by Mother Seraphim which includes: Dates from Carmel in America by Charles Warren Currier, Discalced Carmelite Nuns in the United States (list of the foundations), Answers to questions concerning the first Carmel in Maryland, a letter to Father Kelly from Mother Seraphim, a Memorandum on Charles Neale, the convent on Aisquith St., and the Carmels in England.
Dates: 1674-1990; Majority of material found in 1800-1990