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Color engraving of exterior of Cathedral of Sts. Peter & Paul, Philadelphia, dated 1860, with episcopal residence and seminary on either side. Printed…
Irish-American newspaper published in Boston, Buffalo, and New York between 1850 and 1855.
Explore the story of the mass meeting in Philadelphia organized by the American Catholic Historical Society of Philadelphia to protest...
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Diagrams of D'Orlic's plantation of Ouanaminthe
and the D'Orlic-Caillou plantation.
Succinct and instructive memoire on D'Orlic's properties on St. Domingue, including diagram of the Ouanaminthe plantation, plus diagram of the…
Signed pledge of the Legion of Decency.