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COLLECTION Identifier: bMS 186

Cary, Henry Monford. Correspondence, 1931-1938.

Correspondence of Universalist minister Henry Monford Cary, spanning 1931-1938.

Dates

  • 1931-1938.

Access

There are no restrictions on access to this collection.

Extent

1 boxes

The bulk of this collection consists of family correspondence, which is arranged chronologically.

Biographical / Historical

Henry Monford Cary (1878-1936) graduated from St. Francis Xavier College and was originally ordained as a Catholic priest in the missionary order of Regulars. Following his break with Catholicism, he was ordained in the Universalist tradition and served parishes in Auburn and Little Falls, New York. He served as the head of the Universalist mission to Japan, and was awarded a doctor of divinity degree from Lombard in 1926.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Regina Cary Lapoint, 1977, 1981.

Related Materials

For related collections, please see bMS 175.
Title
Cary, Henry Monford. Correspondence, 1931-1938: A Finding Aid.
Author
Andover-Harvard Theological Library
EAD ID
div00186

Repository Details

Part of the Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School Repository

Special Collections at Andover-Harvard Theological Library preserves and makes accessible primary source materials documenting the history of religion and theology, with particular historical emphasis on American liberal religious traditions. Though the historical strengths of the collections have been in the field of Christianity, other religious traditions are increasingly reflected, in step with Harvard Divinity School's evolving focus on global religious studies.

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