Museum collection, 1659-1980, 1798-1980 (bulk)


Sisters of Charity (New York, N.Y.). Museum collection, 1659-1980, 1798-1980 (bulk)

Museum collection, 1659-1980, 1798-1980 (bulk)

In addition to artifacts, the museum contains archival materials relating to Mother Elizabeth Seton, the Seton family, and the order of Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul. Seton material includes transcriptions and photocopies of Elizabeth Seton correspondence, 1798-1820, with, among others, Rebecca, Cecilia, Richard, and William (both husband and son) Seton, Julia Scott, Eliza Sadler, Elizabeth Boyle, Antonio Filicchi; diary of Elizabeth Seton's trip to Italy, 1803-1804; notes by Elizabeth Seton on sermons by Rev. John Henry Hobart, ca.1803; notes on theological topics, ca.1804; correspondence of William and Rebecca Seton (children of Elizabeth), 1816, and of Mrs. John Seton to William Seton (father-in-law), 1780-1795; accounts of Seton Co., exporting and importing company, 1766-1786; naval commission of William (son), 1826; portraits, including photographs and other media, of Rev. Richard and Mary Bayeux Charlton (grandparents of Elizabeth Seton), Dr. Richard Bayley, the Filicchi family, Isabel Seton (granddaughter), William and Emily Seton (son and daughter-in-law), Ferdinand Roscoe Jevons (great grandson), 1963, Thomas S. Jevons (grandson), Archbishop Robert Seton (grandson), 1909, Archbishop James Roosevelt Bayley (nephew), William Seton IV (grandson), and Samuel Seton (brother-in-law).

ca. 4 cubic ft.

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