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Gibbons, James, 1834-1921


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

James Cardinal Gibbons memorabilia collection

Identifier: SC-028
Abstract James Gibbons was born in Baltimore, Maryland on July 23, 1834 to Irish-born parents. In 1886, he was appointed Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Trastevere, becoming the second American to earn the rank in the Catholic Church. The James Cardinal Gibbons memorabilia collection, 1869-1994, contains newspapers, correspondence, plaques, and jubilee souvenirs relating to Cardinal Gibbons' religious life and death. The collection includes official photographs of the...
Dates: circa 1887-1994

Pince-nez believed to belong to James Cardinal Gibbons, undated

 Item — Box 16: [Barcode: 32425005824199], Object: 9
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The religious artifacts series contains religious items created by or associated with Notre Dame of Maryland University or the School Sisters of Notre Dame.

Dates: undated

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