Bibliography

Understanding the History and Cultural Context of the Cause for Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions


  • Books

    *Available at the Diocese of Savannah Archives non-lending Library

    * Arias, Bishop David, “Chapter 8: Rebels and Martyrs,” in Spanish Cross in Georgia (New York: University Press of America, Inc., 1994), 149-172.

    *Cook, Jeannine, ed. Columbus and the Land of Ayllón: The Exploration and Settlement of the Southeast, (Darien, GA: The Darien News, 1992)

    *Thomas, David Hurst, “The Spanish Mission Experience in La Florida,” in Columbus and the Land of Ayllón: The Exploration and Settlement of the Southeast, ed. Jeannine Cook. (Darien, GA: The Darien News, 1992), 51-88.

    *Figuero y del Campo, OFM, Cristóbal. Franciscan Missions in Florida. Spain: ARS Magna Ediciónes, 1994.

    *Gannon, Michael V., “Black Robes and Brown Robes, 1574-1606,” in The Cross in the Sand (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1965), 36-50.

    *Gallegos, Eloy J. The Spanish Pioneers in United States History Santa Elena: Spanish Settlements on the Atlantic Seaboard from Florida to Virginia 1513 to 1607. Knoxville, TN: Villagra Press, 1998.

    *Harkins, OFM, Conrad, “Chapter 29: On Franciscans, Archaeology, and Old Missions,” in Columbian Consequences Vol. 2 Archaeological and Historical Perspectives on the Spanish Boarderlands East, ed. by David Hurst Thomas (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990), 459-473.

    *Lanning, John Tate, “Chapter 4: The Juanillo Revolt: Massacre of the Franciscan Vanguard,” in The Spanish Missions of Georgia (Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1935), 82-110

    * Larson, Jr, Lewis H., “Historic Guale Indians of the Georgia Coast and the Impact of the Spanish Mission Effect,” in Tacachale: Essays on the Indians of Florida and Southeastern Georgia during the Historic Period, eds. Jerald T. Milanich and Samuel Proctor (Jacksonville: University Press of Florida, 1994), 120-140.

    *Milanich, Jerald T. “Franciscan Friars and Native Chiefs,” in Laboring in the Fields of the Lord: Spanish Missions and Southeastern Indians (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1999), 104-129.

    *Roca-Puig, R. Anàfora de Barcelona I Altres Pregàries (Missa del Segle IV). Barcelona, 1996.

    *Thomas, David Hurst. St. Catherine’s An Island in Time. Atlanta: Georgia Endowment for the Humanities, 1988. Google book. <Accessed 1/13/2017>

    *Thomas, David Hurst, ed. Columbian Consequences Volume 1.Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1989.

    *Thomas, David Hurst, ed. Columbian Consequences Volume 2.Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990.

    Thomas, David Hurst, "Saints and Soldiers at Santa Catalina: Hispanic Designs for Colonial America," in The Recovery of Meaning: Historical Archaeology in the Eastern United States, ed. Mark P. Leone and Parker B. Potter Jr. (Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1988), 73-140.

    Worth, Dr., John E. The Struggle for the Georgia Coast. Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 2007. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/270 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    *Wyse, OFM, Alexander, “Chapter 6: The Martyrs of Georgia Fr. Pedro De Corpa OFM and His Four Companions (+1597),” in Portraits in American Sanctity ed. by Tylenda (St. Bonaventure, NY: Franciscan Press, 1982.), 77-88.

    *Sànchez Moltó, M. Vincente and Marià Rosa Fernàndez Peña. Villalbilla y Low Hueros: historia de dos villas castellanas. Spain: Ayuntamiento de Villalbilla, 2003.

  • Articles/Journals

    *Available at the Diocese of Savannah Archives non-lending Library

    de Escobedo, OFM, Alonso Gregorio, “La Florida,” pub. between 1598-1615 (English translation) <accessed 1/1/2017>

    Fernbank Museum of Natural History Atlanta, GA, St. Catherines Island Online, 2007. <accessed 1/1/2017>

    Francis, J. Michael and Kathleen M. Kole, “Murder and Martyrdom in Spanish Florida: Don Juan and the Guale Uprising of 1597,” Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History 95 (2011). Digital Library of the American Museum of Natural History <accessed 1/1/2017>.

    *Mynard Geiger, OFM, “The Biographical Dictionary of the Franciscans in Spanish Florida and Cuba,” in Franciscan Studies Vol. XXI (Patterson, NJ: St. Anthony Guild Press, 1940).

    *Diocese of Savannah Archives, Cause for the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions Collection, Box 6: Administrative Records - Publications, Pamphlets, 1880-2000, Folder 6: Franciscan Studies Vol. XXI, “The Biographical Dictionary of the Franciscans in Spanish Florida and Cuba,” Mynard Geiger, OFM, Patterson, NJ: St. Anthony Guild Press, 1940.

    Hann, John H. A History of the Timucua Indians and Missions (Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series). Gainsville, FL: University Press of Florida, 1996.

    * Harkins, OFM, Conrad L., “St. Simon’s Island, GA: Cause of the Georgia Martyrs Advances,” in The Provincial Annals Vol XLIII, ed. Julian A. Davies, OFM (New York: Office of Communications of the Province of the Most Holy Name of Jesus, 1994), 58-61.

    * Diocese of Savannah Archives, Cause for the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions Collection, Box 5: Administrative Records – Reports, Folder 11: Source Material, Harkins c. Publications, 1993-1997

    *Judge, Joseph, “Between Columbus and Jamestown Exploring Our Forgotten Century Being the Violent History of the Fifteen Hundreds As Revealed by New Findings Along the Atlantic Coast Where Spaniard, Frenchman, Indian, and Englishman Contested for Empire in the Land Known as La Florida” National Geographic, 173:3 (March 1988), 330-363. * Diocese of Savannah Archives, Diocese of Savannah Subject Files, Cause for Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions

    * Omacechevarría, Ignacio, “Màrtires Franciscans de Georgia,” Missionalia Hispanica No 34, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas Patronato Menedez y Pelayo (Madrid: Intituto Sto. Torbio de Mogrovejo, 1955), 5-93. * Diocese of Savannah Archives, Cause for the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions Collection, Box 5: Administrative Records – Reports, Folder 1: Source Material, Missionalia Hispanica, No. 34, 1955

    * Omacechevarría, Ignacio, “Màrtires Franciscans de Georgia,” Missionalia Hispanica No 35, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas Patronato Menedez y Pelayo (Madrid: Sintituto Sto. Torbio de Mogrovejo, 1955), 291-370. * Diocese of Savannah Archives, Cause for the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions Collection, Box 5: Administrative Records – Reports, Folder 2: Source Material, Missionalia Hispanica, No. 35, (Document A) 1955.

  • Related Articles Published in Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History

    *Available at the Diocese of Savannah Archives non-lending Library

    *The Anthropology of St. Catherines Island. 1. Natural and Cultural History, Vol. 55, Part 2, 1978. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/304 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    The Anthropology of St. Catherines Island. 2, The Refuge-Deptford Mortuary Complex, Vol. 56, Part 1, 1978. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/305 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    The Anthropology of St. Catherines Island. 3, Prehistoric Human Biological Adaptation, Vol. 57, Part 3, 1982. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/306 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    The Anthropology of St. Catherines Island. 4 The St. Catherines Period Mortuary Complex, Vol. 57, Part 4, 1982. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/307 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    The Archaeology of St. Catherines Island. 5 The South End Mound Complex, Vol. 63, Part 1, 1986. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/309 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    *The Archaeology of Mission Santa Catalina de Guale: 1, Search and Discovery, Vol. 63, Part 2, 1987. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/251 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    The Archaeology of Mission Santa Catalina de Guale: 2, Biocultural Interpretations of a Population in Transition, Vol. 68, 1990. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/252 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    The Struggle for the Georgia Coast: An 18th Century Spanish Retrospective on Guale and Mocama, No. 75, 1995. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/270 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    Bioarchaeology of the Late Prehistoric Guale: South End Mound I, St. Catherines Island, Georgia; No.84, 2002. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/310 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    *Native American Landscapes of St. Catherines Island, Georgia, No. 88, Parts 1-3, 2008. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/5955 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    *The Beads of St. Catherines Island, No. 89, 2009. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/5956 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    *From Santa Elena To St. Augustine: Indigenous Ceramic Variability (A.D. 1400-1700): Proceedings Of The Second Caldwell Conference, St. Catherines Island, Georgia, No. 90, March 30-April 1, 2007. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/5987 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    *Mission And Pueblo Santa Catalina De Guale, St. Catherines Island, Georgia (USA) : A Comparative Zooarchaeological Analysis, No. 91, 2010. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/6036 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    *Trend, Tradition, and Turmoil: What Happened To the Southeastern Archaic? : Proceedings Of The Third Caldwell Conference, St. Catherines Island, Georgia, May 9-11, 2008., No. 93, 2010. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/6068 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    *Geoarchaeology of St. Catherines Island, Georgia: Proceedings of the Fourth Caldwell Conference, St. Catherines Island, Georgia, March 27-29, 2009, No. 94, 2011. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/6105 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    Seasonality and Human Mobility along the Georgia Bight: Proceedings of the Fifth Caldwell Conference, St. Catherines Island, Georgia, May 14-16, 2010, No. 97, 2010. http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/6164 American Museum of Natural History Digital Library <accessed 1/1/2017>

    *Life Among the Tides: Recent Archaeology on the Georgia Bight, Proceedings of the Sixth Caldwell Conference St. Catherines Island, GA, May 20-22, 2011, No. 98, 2013.

  • Web Sites

    # Contains information that is not confirmed

    History, St. Catherine’s Island website http://www.stcatherinesisland.org/history/<accessed 1/13/2017>

    St. Catherine’s Island, GA, North American Archaeology Project, The American Museum of Natural History website

    http://www.amnh.org/our-research/anthropology/research/north-american-archaeology/projects/st.-catherines-island-ga/ <accessed 1/13/2017>.

    Diocese of Savannah most recent news: https://diosav.org/search/node/georgia%20martyrs

    Thomas, David Hurst. Mission Santa Cantalina de Guale. http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/history-archaeology/mission-santa-catalina-de-guale < accessed 1/13/2017>.

  • Pamphlets/Student Papers/Unpublished Works

    *Available at the Diocese of Savannah Archives non-lending Library

    *Adams, OFM, Patrick, “History of the Catholic Church in Georgia” (Student Paper, Holy Name College, Silver Springs, MD, April 1941)

    *Diocese of Savannah Archives, Cause for the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions Collection, Box 5: Administrative Records – Reports, Folder 7: Source Material, Adams, P. – Publications, 1941

    *Cashin, Edward “Spain’s Dual Purpose in Colonizing America,” (unpublished background paper, c.1990)

    *Diocese of Savannah Archives, Cause for the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions Collection, Box 5: Administrative Records – Reports, Folder 8: Source Material, Cashin, E. – Background Paper, c. 1990

    *Incarnation Mission, Donalsonville. “The Franciscans Return to Seminole County, Southwest Georgia, 1675-1975.”

    *Diocese of Savannah Archives, Incarnation Mission, Donalsonville Collection, Administrative Records – Publications, Pamphlet, 1975.

    *Morales, OFM, Rev. Francisco; Edward J. Cashin; Fred Lamar Pearson, Jr., “Reportatio Super Martyrio: Servorum Dei Petri De Corpa Et Sociorum Ejus,” 5/7/2002.

    *Diocese of Savannah Archives, Historical Commissions in the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions, Box 4: Administrative Records – Reports, 1994 – 2007, Folder 2: Administrative Records – Reports, Reportatio of the Historical Commission (c.1), 5/7/2002

    *Pearson, Fred Lamar, “The Martyrdom of Fr. Peter de Corpa and His Companions; Dedication to the Highest Resolve,” (unpublished background paper, n.d.)

    *Diocese of Savannah Archives, Cause for the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions Collection, Box 5: Administrative Records – Reports, Folder 10: Source Material, Pearson, F.L. – Background Paper, n.d.

    *Rourk, Untitled Address about Georgia Martyrs, given in Augusta on January 1948.

    *Diocese of Savannah Archives, Catholic Laymen’s Association Collection, Historical Committee, Early Catholicism in Georgia, 1930-1956

  • Multimedia

    *Available at the Diocese of Savannah Archives non-lending Library

    *Columbus and the Land of Ayllón: The Exploration and Settlements of the Southeast. VHS. Produced by The University of Georgia. Savannah, GA : Georgia Historical Society--Ayllón Committee, 1993. *Diocese of Savannah Archives, Cause for the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions, Box 7: History Records – Audiovisual Records, 1984-2010

    *St. Catherines Island, Mary 1984. VHS. Produced by Diocese of Savannah. Savannah : Diocese of Savannah Communications Department, 1984. *Diocese of Savannah Archives, Cause for the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions, Box 7: History Records – Audiovisual Records, 1984-2010

    *Public Session for the Canonization of the Georgia Martyrs, 10/3/1993. VHS. Produced by Michael Jordan. Savannah : Diocese of Savannah Communications Department, 1993. *Diocese of Savannah Archives, Cause for the Canonization of Pedro de Corpa & Companions, Box 7: History Records – Audiovisual Records, 1984-2010

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REPORTATIO SUPER MARTYRIO SERVORUM DEi PETRI DE CORPA ET SOCIORUM EJUS ANNO DOMINI 1597 IN FLORIDA OCCISORUM (Editio Tertia "Positionis", 7 Maii 2002)
The First Georgia Missions: Our Southern Catholic Heritage, Dr. Paul Thigpen and Katherine Ragan. Illustrations by Pamela Gardner, based on the retablo by Dan Nichols. This retablo is part of the parish patrimony of Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church in Jasper, Georgia

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