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Monsignor James A. Carter papers, 1920-2016, undated

Collection Overview

Title: Monsignor James A. Carter papers, 1920-2016, undated

ID: A/03/1060

Creator: Carter, James A., 1939-

Extent: 0.42 Linear Feet. More info below.

Arrangement:

I. Personal papers

II. Professional papers

Date Acquired: 01/06/2017

Languages: English [eng]

Abstract

Personal and professional papers of Monsignor James A. Carter, a Catholic priest of the Diocese of Charleston.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection contains the personal and professional papers of Monsignor James A. Carter, a Roman Catholic priest.  The personal papers include photographs and newspaper articles regarding Carter’s family; his ordination as a deacon and a priest; papal honors; and miscellaneous newspaper articles in which Carter appears.  The professional papers contain information regarding the death of Bishop David Thompson; Christ Our King, the parish in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, in which Carter served as pastor; his position as vicar general; retirement; and published writings.

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: 1 document box

Access Restrictions: Open for research.

Use Restrictions: The Diocese of Charleston makes no representation that it is the owner of any copyright or other literary property in the materials contained in its archives. In providing access to or permitting the reproduction of any such materials, the Diocese of Charleston does not assume any responsibility for determining the nature of any rights, ownership or interest therein; nor for obtaining the appropriate permissions to publish or use; nor for determining the nature of any liabilities (for defamation and invasion of privacy) that may arise from any publication or use. This rests entirely with the researcher.

Acquisition Source: Received from Monsignor James Carter, January 2017

Acquisition Method: Gift.

Separated Materials:

1. Chalice and Patten set with case.

2. Oversized Knights of Columbus photograph.

Related Materials: Monsignor James A. Carter records. For more information please see https://sccatholic.org/view-finding-aid?54.

Preferred Citation: [identification of item], Monsignor James A. Carter papers, Diocese of Charleston Archives, Charleston, SC.

Processing Information: Processed by Melissa Mabry in April 2018.


Box and Folder Listing

Series I: Personal papers, 1920-2016, undatedAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Sub-Series 1: Family, 1929-1954, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: James A. Carter and Kathryn Magruder, circa 1929-1954Add to your cart.
Includes newspaper articles and photographs regarding Monsignor Carter’s parents.
Folder 2: Cathedral Benevolent Society, circa 1930s, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Ordinations, 1965-1966Add to your cart.
Includes photographs of Carter’s deacon ordination, priest ordination, and first Mass.
Folder 4: Jubilees and anniversaries, 1967-2016Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Honors and recognitions, 1968, 1999Add to your cart.
Includes papal honors.
Folder 6: Photographs, undatedAdd to your cart.
Flat File 1, Drawer 2: Knights of Columbus photograph, 1920Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Clippings, 1969, 1995-2013, undatedAdd to your cart.
Newspaper articles regarding Monsignor James Carter.
Separated Material 1: Chalice and Patten set with case, undatedAdd to your cart.
Series II: Professional papers, 1965-2016, undatedAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Curriculum vitae, 2016, undatedAdd to your cart.
Sub-Series 2: Bishop David Thompson, 1995-2015, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Ninetieth birthday celebration, 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Death: general, 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Homily information, 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Memorial Mass, 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Memorial dedication, 2015Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Photographs, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Miscellaneous articles, 1995-1996, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Christ Our King, 1994-2006, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Diocese of Charleston vicar general, 1997-2004Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Retirement, 2014-2016Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Writings, 1998, 2016, undatedAdd to your cart.