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Guide to the Joseph Mahoney Clark, S.J. Papers 5600ClaJ
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Box 1

Curia Files, 1919-1980


Included in this series are correspondence to / from Father Provincial and other Jesuit Fathers, monthly chaplain reports, academic and military service records.
Box 1

Correspondence, 1931-1976


The bulk of Father Clark's personal correspondence includes prison memorabilia and letters, and letters written during World War II from North Africa and Italy.
Box 1


Box 2-3

Alcatraz Federal Prison, 1935-1952


Correspondence and documents regarding individual prisoners in the Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary are the core of the collection and reflect Father Clark's influence on certain inmates. Correspondence continues after the closure of Alcatraz in 1963 with John Paul Chase and former Alcatraz warden, Paul Madigan.
Box 4-5


Box 5