Reminiscences of Francis X. Murphy : oral history, 1982.
Roman Catholic priest.
Scope and Contents
Childhood; education, Reiner Seminary, 1928-1931; doctorate in medieval history, Catholic University, 1941-1944; contract chaplain, U.S. Naval Academy, 1949; Army service, 1951-1958, at Fort Riley, Kansas, in Korea, at Fort Dix, service in Berlin and Paris at Eucom Headquarters, at Ft. Hamilton, Brooklyn, NY; participation in Vatican Council II, 1962-1965; professor, Academia Alphonsiana, Lateran University, 1959-1975; staff editor, Catholic Encyclopedia; various books and publications; interest in archaelogical search for St. Peter's remains; involvement in policies and politics of Catholic Church, population and birth control, Jesuit order and relation with Vatican, historical perspective and opportunities for change; discussion of Xavier Rynne.
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