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Michael Engh, S.J., Collection of Mary Julia Workman Research Materials
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Series 1:  Workman Family Materials. 1921-2001

Series Scope and Content Summary

Series 1 consists of materials that Michael Engh, S.J., collected from the Workman family itself for his proposed biography of Mary Julia Workman.
Box 1, Folder 1

“Loose Leaves from the Family Tree. Compiled by Richard D. Workman. Scrapbook re Workman family history: photographs, correspondence, genealogies, family memoirs by Maria Elizabeth Workman and Thomas Edgar Workman. Holdings separated from album. 1967-1995 (dates broken)

Box 1, Folder 2

Cover of “Loose Leaves from the Family Tree. . undated

Box 2, Folder 1

“Mary J. Workman Family Letters."? Mary J. Workman incoming and outgoing correspondence re family and business matters. Sheets from ledger re Mary J. Workman expenses . 1921-1959 (dates broken)

Box 2, Folder 2

Photocopies of articles from “Tidings"? re Catholic social work and thought . 1916-1917 (date of originals)

Box 2, Folder 3

“Workman: Newspaper Clippings of Family." Newspaper articles re Workman family . 1930,1933, 1962

Box 2, Folder 4

“Mary J. Workman Notebook on Topics of Concern." (photocopy) . undated

Box 2, Folder 5

“Workman Photos." Photographs (copies) and negatives of William Workman family, including Mary J. Workman and Workman residence; Boyle Heights; Mary Workman kindergarten class; first settlement house in Los Angeles . 1890-1910 (date of originals)

Box 2, Folder 6

“MJW: Politics" Mary J. Workman incoming and outgoing correspondence (copies) re resignation from Democratic National Committee; Mary J. Workman speech re re-election of Franklin D. Roosevelt . 1938-1940 (date of originals)

Box 2, Folder 7

“MJW: Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice." Photocopies of newspaper articles and newspaper articles re Mary J. Workman and papal award, “Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice" . 1926-1927 (date of originals)

Box 2, Folder 8

“Workman, Mary." Michael Engh, S.J., incoming and outgoing correspondence re research on Mary J. Workman . 2000, 2002

Box 2, Folder 9

"Workman, William H." Photocopies of articles on William H. Workman, including from “Tidings", Pioneers of Los Angeles County. Paper and research notes by Michael Engh, S.J., on William H. Workman . 1889-2001 (dates broken; date of originals)

Box 2, Folder 10

Undergraduate research paper on William H. Workman’s investigation into civic corruption . 2003

Box 2, Folder 11

“ ‘MJW: Cath. Conscience of LA, ’ California History article." Incoming and outgoing correspondence, rough draft of Michael Engh, S.J., article on Mary Julia Workman . 1993

Box 2, Folder 12

“Cushwa Paper (1990) (Workman)." Conference paper and programs . 1990

Box 2, Folder 13

“MJW: Book-Outline, Precis." Notes, outline for proposed biography of Mary J. Workman by Michael Engh, S. J., . undated

Box 2, Folder 14

“MJW: Chap. 1." Rough draft of first chapter of Mary J. Workman biography . undated

Box 2, Folder 15

Michael Engh, S.J., notes re Workman family genealogy . 2000

 

Series 2: Research Notes and Materials. 1875-2003

Series Scope and Content Summary

Series 2 consists of materials that Michael Engh, S.J., collected from other sources than the immediate Workman family for his proposed biography of Mary Julia Workman.
Box 3 , Folder 1

"MJW: Americanization Article (PHR)." Incoming and outgoing correspondence, rough draft of Michael Engh, S.J., article on Mary Julia Workman. 2003

Box 3 , Folder 2

"Americanization in L.A." Articles (photocopies). undated

Box 3 , Folder 3

"Bowron, Fletcher." Mary J. Workman correspondence (photocopies) to Fletcher Bowron; Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. 1938, 1952 (dates of originals)

Box 3 , Folder 4

"Boyle, Andrew." Articles (photocopies), Michael Engh, S. J., Â research notes re Andrew A. Boyle. 2000

Box 3 , Folder 5

"Boyle Heights Exhibit." Brochures re Japanese-American Museum exhibit on Boyle Heights. 2002

Box 3 , Folder 6

"Brownson, Orestes." Article (photocopy) on Orestes Brownson, namesake of Brownson House. Undated

Box 3 , Folder 7

"Workman, Mary: Brownson House." Articles, Mary J. Workman correspondence re Brownson House (photocopies). 1901-1966 (dates of originals; dates broken)

Box 3 , Folder 8

"Brownson House: Articles in Tidings." Photocopies of articles on the Brownson House from the official newspaper of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. 1906,1909-1921 (dates of originals)

Box 3 , Folder 9

"Brownson House: CYO article." Photocopy of article on the Brownson house from the Catholic Youth Organization newspaper. 1951 (dates of originals)

Box 3 , Folder 10

"Brownson House: Articles of Incorporation." Copy of e-mail correspondence. 2002

Box 3 , Folder 11

"Brownson House Photographs." Includes copy of photograph of Brownson House workers, including Mary J. Workman. undated

Box 3 , Folder 12

Material re Sister Assyium and Mary J. Workman. 1904, 1906, 1940 (dates of originals)

Box 3 , Folder 13

"Brownson House: Staff and Volunteers." Lists of Brownson House volunteers and staff; biographical information re same. 1901-1922 (dates of originals; dates broken)

Box 3 , Folder 14

"Annual Reports, Catholic Charities, LA, 1920-1925." Annual reports (photocopies). 1922-1924, 1987 (dates of originals)

Box 3 , Folder 15

"Catholic Charities: Poor Belong to Us (1997)." Photocopy of excerpt from book. undated

Box 3 , Folder 16

"Natl. Conf. Cath. Charities L.A. Mtg., 1927." Photocopies of proceedings of National Conference Catholic Charities. 1927 (date of originals)

Box 3 , Folder 17

"Catholic Charities, LA." Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. undated

Box 3 , Folder 18

"Cath. Charities' Annual Reports C.W.B." Photocopies of Catholic Charities Annual Reports. 1919-1924, 1933

Box 3 , Folder 19

"Catholic Directories 1892-1904, 1914-1915." Photocopies. 1892-1915 (dates of originals)

Box 3 , Folder 20

"MJW: Catholic Truth Society." Notices in The Tidings: re meeting of Catholic Truth Society, Mary J. Workman organizer. 1896-1897 (dates of originals)

Box 3 , Folder 21

"Catholic Woman's Club Bulletins." Dissertation on National Council of Catholic Women. 1918-1921(dates of originals)

Box 3 , Folder 22

Articles from Companion re Brownson House. 1949-1951

Box 4 , Folder 1

Brownson House: 1910 Census Tract Returns. Notes, photocopies of 1910 census re Brownson House area. 1992

Box 4 , Folder 2

"1900 Census Districts." Michael Engh, S.J., notes, photocopies of 1900 census re Brownson House area. 1900 (date of originals)

Box 4 , Folder 3

Census returns (photocopies). 1920 (date of originals)

Box 4 , Folder 4

"Workman: Challis Interview (1993)." Transcript of oral history interview of Beatrice Ward Challis. 1993

Box 4 , Folder 5

"Civil Service Commission." Michael Engh, S.J., notes, annual reports, lists re Civil Service Commission. 2002

Box 4 , Folder 6

"Civic Association." Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. undated

Box 4 , Folder 7

"Community Chest." Letter from Father Robert Lucey, director of Bureau of Catholic Charities, to Mary J. Workman. 1922

Box 4 , Folder 8

"C.Y.O." Catholic Youth Organization article (photocopy). 1949 (date of original)

Box 4 , Folder 9

"Examiner Copies, USC Clippings." Newspaper articles re Brownson House staff. 1928-1937 (dates of originals; dates broken)

Box 4 , Folder 10

"MJW: Ford, John Anson." Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. undated

Box 4 , Folder 11

"MJW: Letters to Gertrude Workman Furman." Mary J. Workman outgoing correspondence to Gertrude Workman Furman. Michael Engh, S.J., correspondence with David Furman re same. 1926-1995 (dates of originals)

Box 4 , Folder 12

"Furman, Gertrude Workman." Newspaper article (photocopy), memoirs re same. 1919

Box 4 , Folder 13

"Gahagan, Helen Douglas." Michael Engh, S.J., correspondence, notes re research on same. 1992

Box 4 , Folder 14

"Hanna, Edward."Article, Michael Engh, S.J., correspondence re same. 2000-2001

Box 4 , Folder 15

"Haynes Collection Guide." Print-out of collection guide to the Haynes Papers at UCLA. Michael Engh, S.J., incoming correspondence and notes re same. 1992, 2000

Box 4 , Folder 16

"Housing Survey." Housing Authority, City of Los Angeles. Final digest. (photocopy). 1940

Box 4 , Folder 17

"International Institute."Article re same. Undated

Box 4 , Folder 18

"Juvenile Court."Photocopy of master's thesis on Los Angeles juvenile court. 1932

Box 4 , Folder 19

"Keller Family."Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. Menu for Don Mateo Keller's restaurant. 1875

Box 4 , Folder 20

"Notes" re Los Angeles Police and censorship. Los Angeles Police League newsletter. undated

Box 4 , Folder 21

"L.A.: Charity-Associated Charities, 1893-1910." Reports of Associated Charities (photocopies). Michael Engh, S.J., notes re city charities. 1893-1897, 1910 (dates of originals)

Box 4 , Folder 22

"LA: Charity-Municipal Charity Comm. Report (1913-1914)." First annual report of Charities Commission. Article in "Tidings" re charity. 1914

Box 4 , Folder 23

"L.A.: Labor and Churches, 1900-1910." Los Angeles Times articles re church and labor. Notes from sources on church and labor. Undated

Box 4 , Folder 24

"L.A. Housing (Report, 1915-1916) State Commission." First annual report of the California Commission of Immigration and Housing (photocopy). 1915 (date of original)

Box 4 , Folder 25

"L.A.: Housing, Public Housing (Parsons Articles)." 1998

Box 5 , Folder 1

"L.A.: Housing Kinele, "Hsing. Conds. Mex. Po. 1912. Master's thesis on housing of Los Angeles Mexican population (photocopy). 1912

Box 5 , Folder 2

"L.A.: Housing Commission, 1906-1913." Annual reports of Los Angeles Housing Commission, articles re housing (photocopies). 1906-1989(dates of originals; dates broken)

Box 5 , Folder 3

"L.A.: Housing Conditions 1900-1920." Articles re house courts in Los Angeles. 1913, 1916(dates of originals)

Box 5 , Folder 4

"L.A.: Maps." Photocopies and notes re maps with locations of Brownson House. undated

Box 5 , Folder 5

"LA: Playground Movement." Articles (photocopies) re Los Angeles playgrounds. Â Playground Commission annual report: photocopy of volunteer workers. 1909, 1910 (dates of originals)

Box 5 , Folder 6

"L.A.: Oxnam, Bromley." Michael Engh. S.J., notes re archival holdings. Photocopy of book chapters on Bromley Oxnam. Collection guide to Oxnam Papers. undated

Box 5 , Folder 7

"League to Enforce Peace." Photocopy of book chapter on League to Enforce Peace. undated

Box 5 , Folder 8

"Lucey, Robert." Michael Engh, S.J., correspondence re archival sources for Lucey; photocopies of Robert Lucey's personal correspondence. 2001

Box 5 , Folder 9

"Masson, Charlotte Workman." Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. undated

Box 5 , Folder 10

"McCormick, P.: Desegregation of Public Education in CA." Articles (photocopies), Michael Engh, S.J., incoming correspondence re same. 2000

Box 5 , Folder 11

"McGarry Family P.J. McGarry, Anna and Mary T." Genealogies, family histories re McGarry family. Michael Engh e-mail correspondence (hardcopies) with family members. 2003

Box 5 , Folder 12

"Mexican Activity/Response."Articles (copies) from the Heraldo de Mexico. Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. undated

Box 5 , Folder 13

"Mary J. Workman: The Articles." Michael E. Engh, S. J., articles re Mary J. Workman. Correspondence notes re sources on Mary J. Workman. 1992, 1993

Box 5 , Folder 14

"Mex. In LA: Los Angeles City Survey (Oxnam, 1920)." Photocopy of Bromley Oxnam publication on Mexicans in Los Angeles. 1920 (date of original)

Box 5 , Folder 15

"MJW: Family." Census information, genealogies, articles, Michael Engh, S.J., correspondence re Workman family. 1995-2004 (dates broken)

Box 5 , Folder 16

"MJW: Golden Friendships Letters." Michael Engh, S.J., notes, photocopy of "Golden Friendship Letters" (Mary J. Workman correspondence with Sister Mary Leopold). undated

Box 5 , Folder 17

"MJW: L.A. Unified School District." Michael Engh, S.J., notes re Mary J. Workman and Los Angeles City school district. Excerpts (photocopies) of Los Angeles Board of Education Annual Reports. 1895-1902 (dates broken)

Box 5 , Folder 18

"MJW: Municipal League." Michael Engh, S.J., notes and photocopies re Mary J. Workman and Municipal League. undated

Box 5 , Folder 19

"MJW: Peace." Michael Engh, S.J., notes re Mary J. Workman and peace activities. 2001

Box 5 , Folder 20

"Our Diocesan Charities." Excerpts (photocopies) from the Tidings; Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. 1919-1920 (dates of originals)

Box 5 , Folder 21

"McGuinness, Catholic Women and Soc. Settlement Movement." Articles (photocopies) re Catholic Women and social settlements. 1990

Box 6 , Folder 1

"Los Angeles: Progressives." Michael Engh, S.J., notes and research materials, hard copies of e-mail correspondence re Progressives in Los Angeles. 2000, 2002

Box 6 , Folder 2

"Progressives: Bibliography." Articles, excerpts from books (photocopies) on Progressives. 2002

Box 6 , Folder 3

"Rodman, Mrs. Willoughby." Obituary, Who's Who biography (photocopies) re Mrs. Willoughby Rodman. undated

Box 6 , Folder 4

"St. Thomas More Library." Michael Engh, S.J., notes, incoming and outgoing correspondence, and articles (photocopies) re St. Thomas More Library. 1992-1993

Box 6 , Folder 5

"Salt Lake Rail Road (sic)." Photocopy of book on same. undated

Box 6 , Folder 6

"Neighborhood Music Settlement." Paper (photocopy) re same. undated

Box 6 , Folder 7

"Neighborhood Settlement House." Michael Engh, S.J., incoming correspondence, newspaper articles (photocopies), papers re Neighborhood Settlement House. undated

Box 6 , Folder 8

"Settlement House: Sources." Michael Engh, S.J., notes, personal bibliography, bibliographies (photocopies) re settlements houses. Handbook of Settlements (photocopy). undated

Box 6 , Folder 9

"Settlements/Reform." Articles (photocopies), Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. undated

Box 6 , Folder 10

"Settlements: Catholic." Articles (photocopies), Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. 2002, 2005

Box 6 , Folder 11

"Settlements: Catholic”Santa Maria Institute. Article, hard copy of e-mail re Santa Maria Institute. 2000

Box 6 , Folder 12

"Settlement Houses: Bethlehem Institute." Newspaper articles, books (photocopies) re Bethlehem Institute. 1904-1913 (dates of originals; dates broken)

Box 6 , Folder 13

"Coleman Settlement House Community Settlement House." Newspaper articles (photocopies), Michael Engh, S.J., note re Coleman House. 1904, 1919 (dates of originals; dates broken)

Box 6 , Folder 14

"El Hogar Feliz." Excerpt from book, articles in The Tidings re El Hogar Feliz. 1897, 1920 (dates of originals; dates broken)

Box 6 , Folder 15

"Sklar, Hull House in the 1890s." Sign (1985). Journal article (photocopy). undated

Box 6 , Folder 16

"Stoddart, Bessie D. (1871-1950) Evelyn." Newspaper articles (phtocopies), Michael Engh, S.J. notes re Bessie Stoddart and tuberculosis movement. 2001

Box 6 , Folder 17

"Stoddart, Bessie. The Courts of Sonoratown.". 1905

Box 6 , Folder 18

"Stoddart, Public Playgrounds of L.A." (1912). 1912

Box 6 , Folder 19

"Stoddart, Bessie," Around a City Campfire1919. 1919

Box 6 , Folder 20

"Stoddart, Bessie. State Recreation Report, 1914.". 1914

Box 7 , Folder 1

"Bessie Stoddart. Recreative Centers of L.A." (1910.). 1910

Box 7 , Folder 2

"Whipple, Lucille Mesmer (Mrs. Chas. L.)." Newspaper articles, Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. 1924-1959 (dates broken; dates of originals)

Box 7 , Folder 3

"Workman, A. Boyle." Biographical information, photocopies of photographs re same. undated

Box 7 , Folder 4

"Workman, Margaret Kilgariff (Mrs. Thomas E.)." Michael Engh, S.J., notes re same. 1992

Box 7 , Folder 5

"Workman, Maria Elizabeth Boyle." Newspaper articles, correspondence, obituary (photocopies). 1895, 1933, 1964 (dates of originals)

Box 7 , Folder 6

"Workman, Mary Julia Biographical Material." Obituaries, newspaper articles (photocopies) re same. Mary J. Workman incoming and outgoing correspondence (photocopies). 1920-1964 (dates of originals; dates broken)

Box 7 , Folder 7

"85 Unsung Heroes of the Nonprofit Community." California Community Foundation annual report. Page 35 with notice re Mary Julia Workman. 2000