File 3 - Volumes relating to the Irish College in Lisbon

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IE IJA ICOL/LIS/3

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Volumes relating to the Irish College in Lisbon

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  • [c.1590]-[c.1750]; 1981; 1987 (Creation)

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2 volumes

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These volumes were brought from Portugal to Ireland by Dominican fathers who handed them over to the Irish Province.

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Two volumes, one bound, relating to the Irish College in Lisbon. The volumes contain various papers bound together. The first volume relates to the foundation of the college (485ff). The second volume consists of six sections: Accounts of the college; Ordinances from Rome; Custom book of college life; Statutes and customs; Mass and Orders book; The narration of the imprisonment and expulsion of Fr Dionysius Charti. Note by Fr Francis Finegan SJ on provenance of volumes - that Fr M.Gonçalves da Costa visited Milltown Park in 1948, consulted volumes which in custody of Fr John MacErlean SJ (1981), and translation by Fr Fergus O'Donohue SJ (5 February 1987).

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The Irish Jesuit Archives are open only to bona fide researchers. Access by advance appointment. Further details: archivessj@gmail.com

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No material may be reproduced without the written permission of the Archivist. Copyright restrictions apply. Photocopying is not available. Digital photography is at the discretion of the Archivist.

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  • Portuguese

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Gonçalves da Costa, M. (ed.), ‘Fontes inéditas portuguesas para a história de Irlanda’ Braga, (1981).

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