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Exhibit Opening Date



The Distinctive Collections at the College of the Holy Cross contain items from a broad scope of subjects, including the Irish-American experience, Catholic politcians from New England, space exloration, military history, and women writers and journalists -- just to name a few. Individual represented have some connection either to the College as faculty, alumni, friends or benefactors, or to New England.

This exhibit highlights several collections:

  • Fatherless Children of France Collection
  • Louise Imogen Guiney Collection
  • Stearns Family Collection
  • Patrick Guiney Family Papers
  • Rev. Joseph T. O'Callahan, S.J. Papers
  • Ralph Albert Blakelock Sketches
  • Dorothy G. Wayman Papers
  • Richard J. Green '49 Collection
  • Clare Vaughan Collection
  • Massachusetts Women's Christian Temperence Union Cuisine Recipe Book
  • John F. Fitzgerald Collection

Exhibit Location

2nd floor


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