Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 5 of 5

Mission Santa Clara Manuscript Collection

Identifier: RG1
Abstract The Mission Santa Clara Manuscript Collection, 1777-1903, 1958, 2002 (bulk 1777-1851), consists of hundreds of manuscripts written, collected and used by the Franciscans at Mission Santa Clara, from the founding of the Mission in 1777 until the arrival of the Jesuits in 1851. The Franciscan missionaries wrote and collected numerous and diverse documents, including sacramental records, account books, annual reports, letters, choirbooks, and instructions on health care and cuisine, among others....
Dates: 1777-1903, 1958, 2002 (bulk 1777-1851)

John J. Nobili, S.J. papers

 Record Group
Identifier: 3DB01
Scope and Content of the Collection The Nobili Papers contain virtually all the documents of the early days of Santa Clara College. Included are financial records, legal papers (particularly dealing with securing the former Mission land from various claimants), and correspondence with Church and State officials, parents, and merchants. Of special interest are documents related to the Orchard Trial, in which Nobili and Bishop Alemany seek to establish claim to land formerly held by Mission Santa Clara. In addition to Santa Clara...
Dates: 1851-1856

Mrs. Fremont Older Photograph Collection

Identifier: 2018.03.15
Abstract The Mrs. Fremont Older Photograph Collection, 1854-1965, consists of photographs collected by author and historian Cora Miranda Baggerly Older (commonly referred to as Mrs. Fremont Older). The bulk of the collection consists of photographs of San Francisco, as well as various other sites in California, the CA missions and portraits of noted Californians. The collection consists of one series: Series I. Photographs.
Dates: 1854-1965, & undated

Santa Clara University Artifact Collection

Identifier: ARTI.2019.02.14
Scope and Content of the Collection The Santa Clara University Artifact Collection consists of 573 items spanning a broad range of formats. Each of the series in the collection attests to an important aspect of the university’s history and identity. Aspects of university life documented in the collection include its participation in intercollegiate athletics, its commitment to academic excellence, the Catholic identity of the university, and the presence of Mission Santa Clara on campus. The types of materials found...
Dates: 103 BCE-2016, & undated (bulk: 1945-2001)

Arthur D. Spearman, S.J. Papers

Identifier: MSS-2014-08-18
Abstract The Arthur D. Spearman, S.J. Papers, 1824-1977 (1955-1975), documents the life of priest, author, and former University Archivist Father Arthur D. Spearman, S.J. The bulk of the collection consists of subject files and photographs used by Fr. Spearman for his historical research. Fr. Spearman was an avid collector of materials related to his many research interests, including mission history, the history of Santa Clara Valley, Santa Clara University, Native Americans, Jesuits, and his family...
Dates: 1824-1977 (bulk 1955-1975)

Filtered By

  • Subject: Missions -- California X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Missions -- California 4
Californios 2
Franciscans -- California 2
Indians of North America -- Missions -- California -- Archival resources 2
Jesuits -- History 2
∨ more
Ohlone Indians -- Missions -- California 2
Pioneers -- California 2
Santa Clara University -- History 2
Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) 2
Account books 1
Aeronautics 1
Alta California 1
Annual reports 1
Baptismal records 1
Burial records 1
California -- Church history -- Archival resources 1
California -- History -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
California -- History -- Archival resources 1
California -- History -- To 1851 -- Archival resources 1
Catholic higher education 1
College sports -- California 1
Confirmation records 1
Cooking -- California -- 18th and 19th centuries 1
Correspondence 1
Diaries. 1
Engineering 1
Franciscans -- Mexico -- History 1
Legal documents 1
Manuscripts 1
Marriage records 1
Medicine -- California -- History 1
Mexico -- History -- 18th century 1
Mexico -- History -- 19th century 1
Missions -- California -- History. 1
Missions, Spanish -- California -- History -- Archival resources. 1
Missions, Spanish -- Economic aspects -- California -- Archival resources. 1
Music -- Manuscripts 1
Nobili, John 1
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History 1
San Jose (Calif.) -- History, Local 1
Santa Clara (Calif.) -- History, Local 1
Santa Clara College (Calif.) 1
Santa Clara Mission -- History. 1
Santa Clara University (Calif.) 1
Santa Clara University (Calif.) -- Administration. 1
Santa Clara University (Calif.) -- Archives 1
Santa Clara University (Calif.) -- Presidents. 1
Santa Clara University -- School of Engineering 1
Secularization -- Mexico -- History -- 19th century 1
Student activities 1
Students -- Social life and customs 1
Universities and colleges -- Administration -- California -- Santa Clara. 1
∧ less
English 4
Italian 1
Multiple languages 1
Santa Clara University (Calif.) 3
Catalá, Magin, 1761-1830 2
Nobili, John 2
Santa Clara College (Calif.) 2
Santa Clara Mission 2