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Hall of the Catholic Philopatrian Literary Institute

MC26_B1_F1_Hall_1868_02_10_001.pdf

History and membership information for the Catholic Philopatrian Literary Institute.

Correspondence between Cardinal Dougherty and Joseph J. Trainer, 04/09/1943

Mc78_80.3349.pdf

Correspondence between Cardinal Dougherty and Joseph J. Trainer. Summary for Agricultural Program

Letter to Members of the Catholic Institutional Cooperative Association, from Father McMenamin, 10/16/1950

Mc78_80.3392.pdf

Letter to Members of the Catholic Institutional Cooperative Association, from Father McMenamin. Discuses importance of the lay people involvement.