MG 369 - Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg Collection

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Scope and Content

The collection contains materials concerning St. Patrick Cathedral and Saint Lawrence Parish.

The items on St. Patrick Cathedral include a brochure, a program for the Sesquicentennial Banquet, 1976, a history of the windows and bell, newspaper articles with an issue of the Catholic Witness on the life and death of Bishop George L. Leech, a program for the Mass of Installation of the Most Reverend William H. Keeler, as the Seventh Bishop of Harrisburg, 1984, a postcard and pencil sketch of the church.

The items concerning St. Lawrence include a booklet for the Golden Jubilee Celebration of the Right Reverend Monsignor Peter Huegel, 1951, a booklet for the 125th anniversary of St. Lawrence, 1984, a program for evening prayer service at Christmas season, undated, and a large sketch of the interior of St. Lawrence Church.

Program for the groundbreaking ceremony of the new St. Margaret Mary Alacoque Roman Catholic Church, April 22, 2009, has been added to the collection.

Date(s): 1951-2009

Extent: 2 folders, 14 enclosures