Bishop Gerald P. O'Hara

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Title

Bishop Gerald P. O'Hara

Description

Autographed portrait photograph of then-Bishop O'Hara, inscribed to Rev. John Heir. Auxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia (1929-1935); Bishop of Savannah (1935-1937), title changed to Savannah-Atlanta (1937-1959). Regent ad interim of apostolic nuncio to Ireland (1951-1954); apostolic delegate to England (1954-1963). Resigned See of Savannah-Atlanta in 1959 and was promoted to Titular Archiepiscopal See of Pessinus. Died in London in 1963. Note below photograph reads: "To my dear friend Father James Heir, in token of esteem and affection. Gerald P. O'Hara, Auxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia. 28 April, 1930". Signed by Louis Blaul.

Creator

Source

Date

1930-04-28

Format

image/jpeg

Language

eng

Type

Image

Identifier

100.2.1.O'Hara, G. (5)

Access Rights

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Physical Dimensions

10" x 13"

Files

100_2_1_ohara_gerald_p_05.jpg

Collection

Citation

Blaul, Louis., “Bishop Gerald P. O'Hara,” Catholic Historical Research Center Digital Collections, accessed September 27, 2021, https://omeka.chrc-phila.org/items/show/6799.