James O. Van de Velde Papers

Collection number: MIS.5.003
Repository Code: MoSlJA
Repository: Jesuit Archives: Central United States
Title: James O. Van de Velde papers
Date [inclusive]: 1819-1855
Extent: 0.5 linear foot (1 file drawer)
Creator: Van de Velde, James O., 1795-1855
Language of material: English, Latin, French, and Greek


Abstract: James O. Van de Velde (1795-1855) was a Jesuit priest; a professor at, and later president of, Saint Louis University; Superior of the Missouri Vice-Province; Bishop of Chicago; and Bishop of Natchez. His papers consist of biographical information, correspondence, photographs, and bound volumes containing sermons, instructions, and poetry.

Conditions governing access: This collection is open for research.

Conditions governing reproduction and use: The archival records in the Jesuit Archives: Central United States are the property of the Central and Southern, Chicago-Detroit, Northeast, and Wisconsin Provinces of the Society of Jesus. Copies may not be duplicated or deposited elsewhere without the prior written consent of the archivist. Supplying a copy is not an authorization to publish or circulate. Written permission to publish any records in their entirety or a substantial portion thereof must be requested and approved prior to publication. The researcher has the sole legal responsibility for obtaining this written permission.


MIS.5.003 James O. Van de Velde Finding Guide