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Thomas Matthew McGlynn papers, 1976-1978

McGlynn, Thomas Matthew, 1906-1977

Priest, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 9 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Copies of letters about McGlynn and his work; a press release on McGlynn's sculpture, THE WORD; 2 photographs of reproductions of his work; a copy of his honorable degree citation; a brochure for the Providence-in-Europe program for sculpture at Pietrasanta, Italy; and McGlynn's 3-page typewritten obituary.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor and Dominican priest, Pietrasanta, Italy. Born in Petaluma, California. Attended Catholic University, Cranbrook Academy, and the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Rome. Best known for OUR LADY OF FATIMA in Portugal, portraying an apparition of the Virgin Mary as three children of Fatima saw her in 1917.


Donated 1979 by Mrs. Bruce Moore.

Related Materials

Thomas McGlynn papers also located at: Providence College, Providence, R.I.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals with Mrs. Bruce Moore, 2700 Q Street,NW Apt. 340 Washington, D.C. 20007.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Thomas Matthew McGlynn papers, 1976-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.