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Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Philadelphia (PA)

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Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Archdiocese of Philadelphia Collection

 Fonds
Identifier: APH
Scope and Content Letters, pamphlets, clippings and manuscripts of speeches and sermons, with material concerning a riot in 1844 over the version of the Bible to be used in public schools, the Eucharistic Convention held in Philadelphia in 1899 sponsored by the Priests' Eucharistic League, and the American Catholic Historical Society of Philadelphia. Correspondents include the prelates of the diocese in the 19th century and laymen. Also typed copies and photostats of German letters, 1891- 1892,...
Dates: 1793-1957.

Catholic Church Councils and Synods

 Fonds
Identifier: SYN
Scope and Content Proceedings, statutes, acts, decrees, and constitutions of diocesan and provincial synods of Little Rock, Denver, Wilmington, Savannah, Alton, Chicago, Springfield, Fort Wayne, Vincennes, Kansas City, Leavenworth, Louisville, Baltimore, Boston, Fall River, Crookston, Duluth, Natchez, Kansas City, St. Joseph, St. Louis, Omaha, Newark, New York, Rochester, Syracuse, Fargo, Cincinnati, Oklahoma, Oregon City, Altoona, Erie, Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Richmond, Nesqually, and Superior. ...
Dates: 1829-1963

John Francis O'Hara Papers

 Fonds
Identifier: OHA
Scope and Content Correspondence, 1908-1960; sermons, lectures and editorials by O'Hara; clippings about him; notes taken by him; class records, 1917-1931; excerpts from the diary of his sister Elizabeth O'Hara, 1940-1951; correspondence, press releases, and clippings concerning his role as military delegate of the armed forces of the United States, 1940-1945; photographs, pamphlets, and medals. Also microfilm of clippings concerning Theodore Roosevelt's trip to South America with John A. Zahm,...
Dates: 1900s-1960s

Philip Richard McDevitt Papers

 Fonds
Identifier: MCD
Scope and Content Correspondence, diaries, sermons, books, educational material, newspapers, religious memorabilia and photographs covering the period from 1885 until his death in 1935. One box of correspondence concerns the persecution of the Church in Mexico, 1926-1929. Microfilm of newspapers contained within the collection, arranged topically; one reel of microfilm duplicates the contents of the box on the persecution of the Church in Mexico. Gift of the late Miss Helen C....
Dates: 1885-1935

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Cardinals -- United States -- Biography 1
Catholic Church -- Bishops 1
Catholic education -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
Clippings (information artifacts) 1
Councils and synods 1