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Rev. Joseph F. Hanselman, S.J. Papers

 Record Group — Box: RG12-14-001
Identifier: RG12-14

Scope and Contents

This collection contains material relating to Joseph F. Hanselman, S.J., including biographical information, correspondence, and newspaper clippings.


  • 1901-1909

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Materials believed to be under copyright or other restrictions are available for limited noncommercial, educational and personal use only, or for fair use as defined by United States copyright law and with proper citation. Please note that the College of the Holy Cross may not hold the rights to all items in this collection. Users assume responsibility for identifying all copyright holders and for determining whether permission is needed to make any use of the content. For permission under rights held by the College, please contact

Biographical Note

Joseph F. Hanselman, S.J. was born in Brooklyn, New York on October 28, 1856. He graduated from St. Francis Xavier in 1877 and joined the Jesuit order in 1878. He taught at St. Peter’s College in Jersey City before being ordained in 1892. He began his work at Holy Cross as Dean of Studies and Discipline in 1893. In 1901 he was named president of the Collegeand stayed in that role until 1906 when he was appointed Provincial of the Maryland-New York Province. He served as American Assistant to the General of the Society of Jesus in Rome from 1918 until his death on January 16, 1923.


.23 Cubic Feet (1 document box)

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