University of Notre Dame

Calendar: 1770s

1772 Feb. 14

DeVilliers, (Jumonville) chevalier of the military order of St. Louis

Certifies the death in Illinois of a man named Michel Vien, native of Canada, also the deaths of Michel, son of the above, a native of New Orleans and of his wife and mother. Certificate attested by Charles Phliboze and Antoine Chapsas.

IV-4-a A.D.S.(French) 1p. 8vo.

1772 Feb. 22

Gelaber(t), Juan Francisco, subdelegated general of the Indulgence in the diocese of Cuba
Havana, Cuba
to( )

In agreement with Intendant of the island of Cuba he informs (______) concerning the publication of a decree of Indulgence as ordered by the King.

IV-4-a A.L.S. 2pp. 8vo. (Spanish)

1773 Oct. 9

Hechavarria y Elguezua, Santiago Joseph de, bp. of Santiago de Cuba

Havana, Cuba

to the Reverend Fathers, the vicar, and the auxiliaries of New Orleans

Recommends that the Fathers cooperate to make effective the royal decree of July 15, 1773 in agreement with the governor (Luis de) Unzaga y Amezaga according to the instructions given by the Intendant of the army (______) and the officer of the Indulgence (______).

IV-4-a A.L.S. 1p. 12mo. (Spanish)

1774 Jun. 22

Gelaber(t?) Juan Francisco
Havana, Cuba

to Father Dagober(t), O.M.Cap. of Longory

Instructions in compliance with the orders of the King concerning the commencing of another two year period of the Indulgence.

IV-4-a A.L.S. 2pp. 12mo. (Spanish)

1777 Feb. 6

Hechavarria y Elguezua, Santiago Joseph de, bp. Santiago de Cuba
(Havana, Cuba)

He publishes the regulations regarding dispensation from fast and abstinence of those subject to Military Jurisdiction and their servants and immediate families. Points concerning the eating of meat and fish at the same meal. These privileges of those subject to the Military Jurisdiction are extended to the permanent Regiment, the Dragoons, the Artillery adn Mountain Musketeers in accord with a brief of Pius VI of Oct. 6, 1775. In order that these dispensations may be published this decree is to be printed in the press of the episcopal curacy and Royal Seminary of St. Charles.

By Ambrosio de las Cuebas, secretary.

IV-4-a D.S. (printed circular) 3pp. 8vo. (Spanish)

1778 Jan. 29

Washington, General George
Valley Forge, (Pennsylvania)

to General Jedediah Huntington
(Valley Forge)

Send to General McIntosh's Quarters, the two men arrested last night at the King of Prussia Inn, and at dusk order a picket of eight men to patrol the Norristown road some distance beyond the Tavern, with orders to bring in all strangers found on the road that are unable to give a good account of themselves.

II-5-h A.L.S. 1p. 4to. 1

(Photostatic copy from the Archives of the College of Mt. St. Joseph, Delhi, Ohio.)

N.B. This letter has been declared a forgery. See letter attached to above photostat.

1778 Jun. 20

Somalia, Julius Caesar de, secretary of Sacred Congregation of Indulgences

to Maria Aloysia of St. Joseph, Mother
(Rome, Italy)

Pius VI reiterates decree of Clement XIII transfering an indulgence to the same day on which the feast of B(lessed) Angela Mericia must be transfered as often and in whatever diocese it is impeded.
no date Copy of indulgences granted to the Ursuline Community.

1776 Mar. 23

Somalia, Julius Caesar de,
Publishes the extension of the above indulgences.

1776 Sep. 6

Silva, P.A.

Publishes decree concerning privileged altars in cloistered monasteries.

IV-4-a A.D.S. 6pp. 12mo. (French)

1778 Sep. 19

Gerardini, Benvenuto
Monticello, (Italy)

to Grancesco Nassini, archpriest of San Eligilio

Acknowledges receipt of liturgical book. Personal regards.

IV-4-a A.D.S. 3pp. 8vo. (Italian)