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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.
Learn about two major events for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia at the end of the 19th century, the consecration and...
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Solemn Triduum in Honor of The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary held at St. Matthew's Church, Philadelphia, Pa. in 1939
Valedictory address delivered at the annual commencement of Georgetown College,
An exterior photograph of the Treweryn mansion, built by Horace Trumbauer in 1907. It was home to Francis Bond under the name "WIllowbrook", then…