Opening September 28, 2017




The Archdiocese of New York is commemorating the centennial of the First World War with a new exhibit at the Archives. The exhibit explores the role played by the Archdiocese’s priests and lay people in the conflict, both overseas and on the home front.

To visit the exhibit, contact the Archives at or 914-476-6333.

To view the digital version of the exhibit, click here.

For more information about Fr. Francis P. Duffy, one of the most famous World War I chaplains, click here, or follow his story on Twitter.

To learn more about memorials to the First World War in the Archdiocese of New York, click here.

For information on our October 21, 2017 open house, including hours and event schedule, click here.