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Kelly Research: Early Attempts/Foundations in America, claim to be 1st

 File — Box 6: Series Series 4, Folder: 31
Identifier: GAMMS.3.28.1133
Scope and Contents Laurence Kelly Research: Historical sketch, "Early Attempts by Religious Women from Europe to make Foundations in America," substantiating the Carmelite claim to be the first foundation in the United States, detailing the significance of Charles Neale's guidance and protection, including a letter from Robert Molyneux, SJ, re: the loss of Charles Neale to the Jesuit Order, and a letter from John Carroll re: the Jesuit Superior General's authority to reassign Charles Neale and Carroll's own...
Dates: 1674-1990; Majority of material found in 1800-1990