John Lancaster Spalding Microfilm
Scope and Content
A spiritual journal emphasizing the virtue of humility, dating from his seminary days and early priesthood (1861-1866); and records of his interactions with the Vatican dating chiefly from his years as a bishop (1876-1909).
- Creation: 1861-1909.
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Conditions Governing Access
Open for research.
A native of Kentucky, ordained a priest in 1863, John Lancaster Spalding became the first Bishop of Peoria in 1877.
1 reel of microfilm
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Documents microfilmed by Notre Dame Archives employees.
- John Lancaster Spalding Microfilm
- University of Notre Dame Archives
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