[Catholic Augustinian Scrapbook].

[OM]BX2955 .C1 1885
[190] p. : ill., plates ; 37 cm.
Cataloger-constructed title.
Includes articles clipped from newspapers, most without reference to source or date, primarily on religious topics, particularly Catholic and Augustinian history and traditions and their relations to other religious orders and groups. Dates referenced range from 1885 to 1887.
Contains marginalia, including call-out marks and handwritten corrections to typographical errors.
Contains an article on the Rev. Augustus (Augustine) Tolton, ordained in 1886, on page [155]. The article is titled "Father Tolton: A Biographical Sketch of America's First Colored Priest." Tolton was the first Roman Catholic priest in the United States who was publicly known to be an African American (two earlier priests were of mixed-race).
Contains an article on the dime novel author known as "The Duchess" in The Philadelphia Press, August 9, 1885, located between pages [107-8]. The article is titled "Is She 'The Duchess?'"

Format: Scrapbook
Language: English
Published: S.l. : s.n. 1885
Online Access: https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:336801