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Nicholas J. Aversa (1932-1993), 1994, 17 June 2016

 Item — Box: 7 Gold, Object: A, Shelf: Shelf 5
Identifier: BAL LRC 7 Gold 287


  • Creation: 1994
  • Creation: 17 June 2016


Language of Materials

English .

Biographical / Historical

Written by Nicholas Joseph Aversa (former Brother Declan Paul, FSC); remembrances and eulogies by his friends. The cover reproduces a photograph and autograph of Nicholas Joseph Aversa. Some of the persons mentioned: Brothers Erminus Joseph [Melofchik]; Benilde [Nash]; Denis Edward [Yourgens]; Daniel Christopher [Maurice Carney]; Vincent LaSalle [Vincent Walters]; Declan Maurice [John Stanton].


1 Volumes : Privately printed, unpaginated, some photographs of Nick Aversa.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated to Brother Joseph Grabenstein and the Archives in 1996 by Brother Colman Coogan.


Inside cover inscription: "Colman: Hope that your reading of this volume provides the humor and reflection which graced our lives together with Nick Aversa. Jack and Andree Patterson 7/30/95" Note attached to the cover: "09-03-96 Joe, Nick was the former Declan Paul, '49. Book compiled by friends & sent to me by Jack Patterson, also '49, close friend of Nick. Tx, Colman"


There are eulogies and other reminiscences of Nick Aversa from his memorial service in 1993. One of them is by Steve Patterson, formerly Brother Denis Stephen (Patterson).

Materials Specific Details

Privately printed, unpaginated, some photographs of Nick Aversa.


Repository Details

Part of the The De La Salle Christian Brothers Archives of the Baltimore District Repository

1900 West Olney Avenue (Box 831)
Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19119- United States