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The Tullys of New York

This post was written by Father Michael P. Morris, Director, Archives of the Archdiocese of New York. Three days ago, April 12, 2016, marked the seventy-first anniversary of the death of President Franklin Roosevelt at the...
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Vatican Pavilion Hostess Scrapbook

One of the most interesting items in our 1964/65 World’s Fair Collection is a scrapbook that was compiled by Vatican Pavilion Hostess Director Marie McCormick. The hostesses conducted an average of 50,000 visitors a day...
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Found in the Archives! Paying off the Parish Debt

Cardinal Hayes received this telegram from Rev. John B. McGrath of St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Harlem just after Christmas in 1920.  Fr. McGrath had finally paid of St. Thomas’s parish debt of $186,500.00....
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Cardinal Spellman’s Correspondence

The Archives recently received  a donation of material relating to Cardinal Spellman.  The bulk of the material are letters written to and from Cardinal Spellman, from his early days as a priest in Rome through...
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Found in the Archives! A Lecture by Henry Austin Adams

This complementary ticket to a benefit lecture by Henry Austin Adams was sent to Archbishop Corrigan by Fr. Neil McKinnon, S.J., pastor of St. Ignatius Loyola. Henry Austin Adams was, at the time, a well-known Catholic...
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