Francis X. Weninger papers

Collection number: CHI.2.001
Repository Code: MoSlJA
Repository:  Jesuit Archives & Research Center
Title: Francis X. Weninger papers
Dates [Inclusive]: 1805-2010
Extent: 8 linear feet (10 boxes)
Creator: Weninger, F. X. (Francis Xavier), 1805-1888
Language of material: German and Latin with some English

Abstract: Francis Xavier Weninger (1805-1888) was an Austrian Jesuit missionary who preached extensively in the United States and Canada in the latter half of the 19th century. Weninger’s writings during his life time were extensive and varied across a wide spectrum of topics, including, but not limited to, scripture commentaries, works on canon law, sermons, mission techniques, and musical compositions. The Francis X. Weninger Collection was compiled from records in the Chicago Province Collection and the Missouri Province Collection of the Midwest Jesuit Archives.

Conditions governing access:   This collection is open for research.

Conditions governing reproduction and use:  The archival records in the Jesuit Archives & Research Center are the property of the Central and Southern, Midwest, Northeast, and West Provinces of the Society of Jesus, and the Jesuit Conference of Canada and the United States. 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.

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