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Annals: History of beginnings, inventory, 1827-1856

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: GAMMS.3.16.749

Scope and Contents

Notebook; lists items brought by Charles Neale: Monstrance, 2 small chalices, pixes, holy oil, clock, medicine case. Sent from Havanna (sic), chalice, image of BVM, silver flower; items given by Bishop Carroll; donors Lists 5 as appointed for school: Delphina, Teresa, Stanny, Isabella, Gertrude; opened 10/3/1831; painful duty";1832, furnace to warm choir, school room, and dormitories; 1837, pontifical mass; dined in school room; Fair, receipts,$3,216. Riot, 1839, role;Gildea, Eccleston, Deluol,O'Brien, Butler; mob dispersed. guarded for 3 weeks; " is impossible to conceive the fatigue, anxiety, and labor of the Nuns." Two Sisters passed through the mob both day and night to assist and comfort expense... Brook, SJ, legacy, $1000; $850, Schriber; 1848, hot water in kitchen; hot and cold in breakfast room. Harper & Donnel 12/20/1850, close of school, "to our great job but much to the regrets of the public. We have a large and respectable school at the time, the scene was very affecting." No provision for support, but miraculous help; 1850 Rose Sellman...her bequests and gifts. 1853, realize $1569.87+; 1852, Miss E.Harper, rooms for "our servant man." 1854, gas light; 1855, Antwerp sends Book of Customs, Brev/ Book of Order, Holy Week


  • Creation: 1674-1990
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1800-1990


From the Record Group: 9.5 linear feet