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In the cartoon, the use of DDT insecticide did kill the mosquitoes and other pests but in the process it destroyed all other life on the planet. DDT would be banned in the United States in 1973.

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List of yellow fever deaths by day for August [?] and September.

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Aerial view of stadium at 28th International Eucharistic Congress. Printed below title: "First general meeting. Solemn Pontifical High Mass. His Eminence John Cardinal Bonzano, Celebrant. Choir 60,000 parochial school children. Soldiers' Field. June…

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Certificate of Award from the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893 to the American Catholic Historical Society of Philadelphia for its display of Catholic Historical Relics. Dated September 14, 1893

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Woodstock Jesuit Singers: You'll Never Be Younger

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An aerial photograph of the Woodcrest, the estate of Dr. John T. Dorrance

Woman's Progress_v2_n1_1893_10_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v1_n1_1893_04_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v6_n2_1896_03_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v6_n1_1896_02_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v5_n6_1896_01_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v5_n5_1895_12_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v5_n4_1895_11_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v5_n3_1895_10_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v5_n2_1895_09_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v5_n1_1895_06_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v4_n6_1895_05_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v4_n5_1885_04_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v4_n4_1885_03_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v4_n3_1885_02_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v4_n2_1885_01_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v4_n1_1884_12_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v3_n6_1894_11_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v3_n4_1894_09_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v3_n3_1894_06_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v3_n2_1894_05_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v3_n1_1894_04_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v2_n6_1894_03_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v2_n5_1894_02_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v2_n4_1894_01_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v2_n3_1893_12_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v2_n2_1893_11_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

Woman's Progress_v1_n6_1893_09_web.pdf
Periodical that sought to be a high class monthly magazine devoted to the best interests of Women. Its goal was to keep women informed of the various opportunities that are open to them; of their political status in different parts of the world; and…

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Description and images of Stained glass windows

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Photograph portrait of William Power (possibly William Patrick Power, first rector of Pittsburgh Catholic College). Photographer's mark appears in bottom right corner.

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Autographed hand-colored portrait photograph of Cardinal O'Connell of Boston, MA. Note inscribed below photograph reads "To my dear friends Mr. and Mrs. George Wurts with most cordial and grateful regards, W. Card. O'Connell, Abp Boston. Jan. 1,…

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Signed lithograph portrait of William A. McLoughlin. Lithographer's mark is not legible.

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Pamphlet on why to vote for Alfred E. Smith for president.

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Cartoon shows Jesus unable to find a card that references his birthday.

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McGovern questions which communist country the Soviet Union would invade next in order to impose its version of communism.

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Wolf questions whether mankind will chose the path that leads to peace or the one that leads to nuclear war.

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Photograph of students of West Philadelphia Catholic High School for Boys, together with members of the faculty, in front of the Transfiguration School. Dated 6/12/17.

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The promise of tax credits from politicians never seem to materialize while Catholic parents are struggling under the weight of taxes and tuition.

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Elevation drawing and floor plan by the Daprato Statuary Company. Wall decorations and columns for a church. No church identified.

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Print (chromolithograph) of painting by M. Menghini of the Ecumenical Council (First Vatican Council) held in Rome, 1870. Inscribed in bottom left corner of print: "Schultz Oleogh: Paris [i.e., Charles Schultz, Lithographer]. [H]angard-Mauge, imp."…

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Photograph of the procession of the Carmelite Mothers to their new monastery in New Manila, Quezon City, the Philippines. Photographer unknown.

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Photograph of Cardinal Louis E. Dubois and other distinguished visitors at Catholic University of America. Photographer's mark appears in upper left corner.

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Photograph of group at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, during the visit of Francesco Cardinal Satolli, first Apostolic Delagate to the U.S., in June 1893. Some priests have been identified, including Archbishop Ryan, Satolli, and Prendergast. Title…

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Sign for the Bishop John Neumann Shrine at Fifth Street and Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. (St. Peter the Apostle Church). The sign has text at the top above a color print of Bishop John Neumann. Appears to date from before Neumann's canonization.…

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A drawing of Villanova University as it would have appeared in 1849. From left to right, the chapel/oratory, Belle-Air Mansion, the College Building, and the old Rudolph barn.
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