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Papers of Kevin T. Kelly, 1906-2002 [manuscript]
Bib ID 3031330
Format ManuscriptManuscript
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Kelly, Kevin Thomas, 1910-1994
 
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Description [1906-2002] 
1.44 m (8 boxes) 
Summary

This collection comprises papers of Kevin Thomas Kelly (1910-1994), who was involved with Catholic intellectual life in Melbourne in the 1930's - 1950's. The papers document his early membership of the Campion Society; his role in establishing the Catholic Evidence Guild and introducing to Australia the Young Christian Workers (YCW), a movement founded by Belgian priest Joseph Cardijn (Jeunesse Ouvrière Chrétienne de France J.O.C.). Also included are papers relating to the 'Catholic Worker' newspaper; the establishment of the Australian National Secretariat of Catholic Action (ANSCA); correspondence including with James and Sara Scullin, Jacques Maritain, Louise Massignon and Robert Kothen; and drafts of the first three chapters of his autobiography titled 'Ballarat', 'Bairnsdale' and 'Malvern'.

Biography/History

Catholic intellectual and diplomat. Further biographical information available at: https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1793878

Notes

Includes some photocopies.

Manuscript reference no. : MS 2891.

Subjects Kelly, Kevin Thomas, 1910-1994 -- Archives.  |  Kelly, Kevin Thomas, 1910-1994 -- Correspondence.  |  Scullin, J. H. (James Henry), 1876-1953 -- Correspondence.  |  Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973 -- Correspondence.  |  Scullin, Sara, -- Correspondence.  |  Scullin, Marie, -- Correspondence.  |  Catholic Church -- Australia.  |  Diplomats -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Catholics -- Australia.  |  Catholics -- Intellectual life.  |  Catholic learning and scholarship.
Time Coverage 1906-2002 
Other authors/contributors Scullin, J. H. (James Henry), 1876-1953  |  Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973

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