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bMS 175

Cary, Henry Monford. Papers, 1894-1938: A Finding Aid.

Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: bMS 175
Repository: Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University
Creator: Cary, Henry Monford.
Title: Cary, Henry Monford. Papers, 1894-1938.
Date(s): 1894-1938.
Quantity: 1 boxes
Abstract: Papers of Universalist minister Henry Monford Cary, including letters, biographical information, clippings, and material related to his mission in Japan. The papers span 1894-1938.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Regina Cary Lapoint, 1977.

Access:

There are no restrictions on access to this collection.

Related Materials

For related collections, please see bMS 186.

Biographical / Historical

Henry Monford Cary (1878-1936) graduated from St. Francis Xavier College and was originally ordained as a Catholic priest in the missionary order of Regulars. Following his break with Catholicism, he was ordained in the Universalist tradition and served parishes in Auburn and Little Falls, New York. He served as the head of the Universalist mission to Japan, and was awarded a doctor of divinity degree from Lombard in 1926.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of correspondence, sermons, writings, worship material, newspaper clippings, and biographical material on Henry Monford Cary and his wife, Maude Cary. There is also material on the Cary's stay in Japan including reports and clippings.

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