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ACUA Audio Visual Collections

Manuscript Collections

Photographs, audio recordings, and film are interspersed through some of the manuscript collections. These collections primarily contain material on religious organizations, religious life, and labor organizations. Finding aids for the processed manuscript collections are available, and a list of all manuscript collections can be found here.

Some of the collections have been digitized, and are available in the Digital Collections. Selected materials have been digitized from other collections, and can be found in the Online Exhibits.

Please contact the Audio Visual Archivist (lib-archives@cua.edu) to request materials, or for questions on collections not listed below.

The list of collections below are both exclusively audio visual collections, or collections with a significant audio visual series.

 

AUDIO VISUAL COLLECTIONS AND SERIES

Arranged Alphabetically
A-E | F-J | K-M | N | O-S| T-Z


A-E

American Catholic Historical Association, 1.25 feet; 1 box.
Brophy, John, Papers (Photograph Series). 1917-1963, 33.5 feet; 61 boxes.
Brooks Mansion Photograph Collection, 1.5 feet, 1 box.
Catholic Daughters of America, Papers (Photograph Series). 1903-1998, 135 feet; 104 boxes.
Catholic Educational Exhibit, World's Colombian Exposition, Chicago, IL. Photograph Scrapbook. 1893, 1.5 feet; 1 box.
Catholic Interracial Council of New York, Inc. (CICNY) Records (Photograph Series). 1932-1975. 37 feet; 73 boxes.
Chastes Carroll Forum, 1.25 feet, 1 box.
Collins, Richard E. Photographs. ca. 1960, .5 inches; 17 items.
Cooke, Paul Philips. Papers (Photograph Series). 1884(1950-1995)2000, 3 feet; 6 boxes.
Co-Workers of Mother Teresa in America. Records (Photograph Series). 1971-1994, 10 feet; 8 boxes (6 feet; 4 boxes).
Daughters of Isabella, Records (Photograph Series). 1897 (1903-2006) 2006, 95 feet; 75 boxes.

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F-J

First Vatican Council Photograph Album (See Vatican Council I, Photograph Album).
First Vatican Register (See Vatican Council I, Register).
Foley, Michael. Photographs. 1.25 feet; 1 box.
Haas, Francis Joseph. Papers (Photograph and Audio Visual Series). ca. 1913-1955, 65.5 feet; 131 boxes.
Hamilton, Ralph Hayes. Travelogue Collection. n.d., 3.5 feet; 2 boxes.
Haynes-Lofton Family. Papers (Photograph Series), 35 feet; 69 boxes (1.5 feet, 1 box).
Herzfeld, Karl. Papers. 1941-1974, 1.3 feet; 3 boxes (1.25 feet, 1 box).
Hitz, Gilbert A., Photographs and Ephemera Collection, ca. 1922-1926, 1.5 feet; 1 box.
Holy Shroud of Turin, Photograph Collection, loose items.
Jesuit Tomb Photographs. n.d., .1 feet, 1 folder.

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K-M

Keane, John Joseph. Photograph Album. 1896, 1.9 feet; 1 box.
Keenan, Joseph Daniel. Papers (Photograph Series). 1935-1988, 39 feet; 20 boxes (1.5 feet; 1 box).
Kenny, Michael. Papers (Photograph and Audio Visual Series). 1900, 1930s-1987.58 feet; 49 boxes (2.5 feet; 2 boxes).
Lindesmith, Eli Washington John. Papers (Photograph Series). 1846-1922, 17 feet; 34 feet.
Lionie, Mother Marie. Photo. 1912, 1 item.
Magner, Monsignor James Aloysius. Papers (Photographic, Scrapbooks, and Moving Image Series). ca.1920-1994, 125 feet (40 feet; 38 boxes.) films, slides, etc.
Margot, Antoinette. Photographic Collection. 1831-1926, 1.25 feet; 1 box.
Maroon, Fred J. Photograph Collection. ca. 1953-1989, 6 feet; 4 boxes.
McNamara, Robert Francis. Papers. 1854-1989, 15.25 feet; 32 boxes.
Military Archdiocese Catholic Chaplin S. Organization, 1.5 feet; 1 box.
Mitchell, John. Papers, Photograph Collection. 1885-1931, n.d., 130 feet; 266 boxes.
Montavon, William Frederick. Papers (Photograph Series). 1925 1951, 5 feet; 4 boxes.
Mother Teresa, Collection (Photograph Series). 1954-1992, 8 feet; 6 boxes (6 feet; 4 boxes).
Mother Teresa in America, Co-Workers of. See: Co-Workers of Mother Teresa in America.
Muench, Aloisius Joseph Cardinal. Papers (Photograph Series). 1906(1946-1959)1963, 81 feet; 61 boxes.
Murray, Philip. Papers (Photograph Series). 1936-1952, 123 feet; 185 boxes, 99 scrapbooks.

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N

National Catholic Audio Visual Collection, 14.75 feet; 10 boxes.
National Catholic Educational Association, Records (Photographs and Audio Visual Series). 1899 (1904-1996) 1996, 500 feet; 397 boxes (1.25 feet; 1 box).
National Catholic War Council (NCWC). Records (Photograph Series). 139 feet; 112 boxes; 35 reels microfilm (9 feet; 7 boxes). See Also:National Catholic Welfare Conference/United States Catholic Conference.
National Catholic Welfare Conference/United States Catholic Conference (NCWC/USCC). Records (Photograph and Audio Visual Series). 1919-1995, 1,215 feet; 853 boxes, 40 volumes, 1700+ audio visual items. See Also: National Catholic War Council.
National Catholic Welfare Conference/United States Catholic Conference (NCWC/USCC)--Communications Department: Office for Film and Broadcasting 1966-1990. 120 feet; 1,759 items.
National Catholic Welfare Conference/United States Catholic Conference (NCWC/USCC)--Education Department. (Photograph Series) 1919-1974, (1.5 feet, 1 box).
National Catholic Welfare Conference/United States Catholic Conference (NCWC/USCC)--Executive Department/Office of the General Secretary (OGS). Papers (Photograph Series). 1905(1919-1972)2001. 290 feet; 232 boxes (10 feet; 8 boxes).
National Catholic Welfare Conference/United States Catholic Conference (NCWC/USCC)--Glass Lantern Slides. Photographic Collection (digital collection). ca. 1927, 1942-1946, 2.6 feet; 2 boxes.
National Catholic Welfare Conference/United States Catholic Conference (NCWC/USCC)--National Council of Catholic Men (NCCM). (Photograph Series) 1920-1975 (1.5 feet; 1 box).
National Catholic Welfare Conference/United States Catholic Conference (NCWC/USCC)--National Council of Catholic Women (NCCW). (Photograph Series) 1917(1920-1998)1998 (19.5 feet. 13 boxes).
National Catholic Welfare Conference/United States Catholic Conference (NCWC/USCC)--Social Action Department. (Photograph Series) 1920-1974 (1.5 feet; 1 box).
National Conference of Catholic Charities/Catholic Charities USA (NCCC/CCUSA). Records (Photograph Series). 1881 (1920-2002) 2007, 412 feet; 330 boxes (8.75 feet, 7 boxes).
National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. Photograph Collection. 1910-1996, 7.7 feet; 11 boxes.
New Catholic Encyclopedia, Records (Photograph Series). 1959-1979, 260 feet; 178 boxes, 1 file cabinet, 28 reels microfilm (49.5 feet, 34 boxes).
North American College in Rome. Photograph Album. n.d., 2 feet; 1 box.
Novak, Joseph. Collection (Photograph Series). 55 feet; 46 boxes. (1.25 feet; 1 box).

O-S

O'Connell, Robert Lincoln. Papers. 1900(1917-1919)1972, 1 foot; 2 boxes.
O'Connor, Martin John. Photograph Collection. 90 feet, 67 boxes.
Potomac Technical Processing Librarians, Collection. 1923-1996, 2.5 feet; 2 boxes. (1.25 feet; 1 box).
Powderly, Terence Vincent, Papers. 1864-1937, 156 feet; 259 boxes, 1 file cabinet. (14 feet; 12 boxes).
Read, Harry Cyril. Papers. 1928-1957, 15.4 feet; 22 boxes.
Ryan, John Augustine. Papers. 1892-1945, 43 feet; 80 boxes (1.25 feet; 1 box).
Schmitt, Karl,1940-1943, 1945-1949, .25 feet, 1 box.
Scranton, Diocese of. Observance of the 15th Centenary of the Council of Ephesus 431-1931. Photograph Album. 1 item.
Shahan, Thomas Joseph. Papers. 1813-1950, 24 feet; 48 boxes.
Skehan, Patrick W., 2.5 linear feet; 5 boxes (1.5 feet; 1 box).
Society of St. Pius X. Collection. 1954-1997. 5.5 feet; 11 boxes.

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T-Z

Treasure Chest of Fun & Fact. Collection. 1946-1972, 2006. 13 feet; 26 boxes.
Tully, Andrew. Photographs. ca. 1951-1955, 1 folder.
The Ursuline Convent, Charlestown, Massachusetts. Collection. 1832-1903, 5 inches; 1 box.
Vatican Council I Photograph Album (Concilii Vaticani). Collection. 1869-1870. 4 feet; 2 boxes.
Vatican Council II - Documentary Project. Collection. n.d., 1.5 feet; 1 box.
Wright, Lawrence F., Photographic Collection, .9 feet; 1 box
Yannarell, Nicholas T., Photographic and Ephemera Collection, .75 feet; 2 boxes.
 

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