RESTORERS OF MT CARMEL IN MARYLAND
Found in 283 Collections and/or Records:
An invitation to join in celebrating the return of the Discalced Carmelite Nuns to Mount Carmel and the rededication and blessing of the Monastery of St Joseph.
A letter from Isabelle Hagerty to Laurence Kelly, SJ, re: support for foundation at Port Tobacco but funds cannot be applied to a foundation in DC, raising funds for the Pilgrim Chapel.
Laurence Kelly Research: An autographed booklet entitled: A Carmelite Shrine in Maryland, written by Laurence J. Kelly, SJ, in 1950; subtitled: The Carmelites Come To America.
Laurence Kelly Research: A Carmelite Shrine in America by Rev. Laurence J. Kelly, SJ, published in 1957. This booklet includes a history of the restoration and dedication of the monastery buildings at Port Tobacco. An insert, Mount Carmel In America, Thirtieth Year of Restoration, is included which notes Laurence Kelly's death on Oct 15, 1955.
Laurence Kelly Research: A Southern Maryland Shrine, a booklet published in 1940, the year the Carmelite Nuns celebrated "the sesquicentennial of the introduction of their Order into this country."
Laurence Kelly Research: Newspaper article entitled "Convent Becomes Historic Shrine" telling of the process of restoration of the monastery in Port Tobacco.
Laurence Kelly Research: Pamphlet entitled, "Mount Carmel in Maryland" by The Restorers of Mount Carmel in Maryland including: The Carmelite Nuns come to America, The Ancient Monastery Restored, A Pilgrim's Chapel, and the Officers for 1956-1958.
Laurence Kelly Research: Photographs of Mount Carmel, Maryland, and those who attended the First Mass at the Restoration, 7/16/1936.
This leaflet describes the purpose of the Restorers and includes information on membership. File also includes directions to the Port Tobacco Carmel.
Lists of items donated to the Restorers of Mt Carmel for the chapel. Included is a history of the Lanthorn given by Miss Caroline Laughborough.
A memo including a brief history of Carmel from A Compendium of Church History and the location of the monastery. Initialed CJHSJ?.
A Memorandum of Conference with Archbishop held by Father Kelly, July 9, 1949. It contains 11 points re: a foundation of nuns at Mount Carmel, plans for the chapel, a foundation site in DC. "We said go ahead with the Pilgrim's Chapel, and if feasible make it so as to serve a future monastery."
A handwritten note of the milage and direction from White Marsh to Bowie, Collington, Upper Marlboro, Annapolis, and Washington. Signed by Bro Carley.
A photocopy of newspaper picture announcing that Mt Carmel has been entered in the National Register of Historic Places.
A news release re: Frances Parkinson Keyes collection of dolls representing nuns of various orders including a representation of St. Therese.
A photo of Sister Therese Margaret Collins and her family as she says farewell before entering the monastery.
Two articles describing the meeting of the National Council for the Preservation of Historic Sites and Buildings.