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About this collection

This is a finding aid.  It is a description of archival material held in the Canizaro Library at Ave Maria University.  Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally through the World Wide Web.

Overview of the Collection

Title: Father Robert A. Graham Collection
Dates: 1758-the late 1960's
Quantity 5 linear feet
Summary: There are approximately 175 titles in the Graham collection concerned with church/state relations, human rights, freedom of conscience, religious freedom, Vatican relations with the sovereign states, etc.
Repository: Ave Maria University – Canizaro Library Rare Books and Special Collections
5152 Donahue Street
Ave Maria, FL 34142
Phone (239) 280-2557
Fax (239) 280-1639
https://www.avemaria.edu/library/special-collections/
Director of Library Services
jennifer.nodes@avemaria.edu
Languages: Collection materials are in English, French, German, Latin, etc.

Information for Users

Restrictions on Access

Ave Maria University Special Collections serves as the repository for unique and valuable materials requiring special protection. Materials are non-circulating and may be consulted only in the reading room. Patrons are required to register and present photo identification before using materials.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], in the Father Robert A. Graham Collection,  Rare Books and Special Collections, Canizaro Library, Ave Maria University.

Acquisitions Information

[Donation/etc.]

Sensitive Materials Statement

Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected by federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations.  Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual’s private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which Ave Maria University assumes no responsibility.

Biographical Note

Father Robert Andrew Graham, SJ (born March 11, 1912, Sacramento, California – died February 11, 1997, Los Gatos, California) was an American Jesuit priest and World War II historian of the Catholic Church.

Content Description

There are approximately 175 titles in the Graham collection concerned with church/state relations, human rights, freedom of conscience, religious freedom, Vatican relations with the sovereign states, etc.

Detailed Description of the Collection

Books

Subjects

Family Names:

La Farge, John

Pius XII                                              

Corporate Names:

Catholic Church

Geographical Names:

Vatican City

Subject Terms:

World War 1939-1945 Religious aspects

Human Rights

Religious freedom

International law

 
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