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Edie R Lambert
William J Dalton
Gilbert J Garraghan
November 18, 2011
Article about a 100-year-old portrait of Bishop John J. Hogan painted by James L. Fitzgibbon.
''Upper Room'' and Urban Campus Fill Neighborhood Niche
St. Louis Catholic Church at 60th and Swope Parkway purchased a former Masonic Temple in 1944. The Parish's "Upper Room" provides a variety of educational and recreational opportunities to area youth....
A Brilliant Organ Gets a Brilliant Organist
October 11, 2004
October 8, 2004, French organist Olivier Latry played the dedicatory recital for the new $850,000 pipe organ by Lively-Fulcher Organbuilders of Alexandria, Virginia, at the Visitation Catholic Church.
A Case Study of the Agnes Ward Amberg Club of Kansas City, Mo.
A 13-page typewritten paper about the history and organizational structure of the club as well as the service given. Includes mention of Guadalupe Center, Holy Rosary Center, St. Francis Health Center,...
A Century of Guardian Angels
September 30, 2009
Guardian Angels Catholic Church, called Guardian Angel until the 1950s, at 1310 Westport Road celebrates 100 years. The original parishoners were German-speaking Catholics. "Today, Guardian Angels attracts...
A Group of Kansas City Churches
Photo collage of several Kansas City area churches.
AIDS Rate Higher among Catholic Priests
March 1, 2000
Article about the stunned reaction of "many American Catholics" from a Kansas City Star report "finding that priests are dying of AIDS at a much higher rate than is to be found in the U. S. population...
An Interview With Reverand Ramon Gaitan
Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded July 27, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....
Annual Sacred Structures Tour in Independence
Article contains brief descriptions of seven churches in Independence.
Annunciation Church and Congregation
Group portrait of parishioners standing out front of the old Annunciation Church, 14th & Wyoming, in the West Bottoms. The priest in the center appears to be Father William J. Dalton, who founded Annunciation...
Full frontal view of Annunciation Hall, with unidentified children in front of church.
Archdiocese of Kansas City, Kansas
October 29, 1977
The 100th anniversary of the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas will be observed tomorrow at 2 p.m. All events will be at Memorial Hall, 7th and Barnett, Kansas City, Kansas, and are limited to the 3,500...
At the Convent of Perpetual Adoration
Photo and caption about the Convent of Perpetual Adoration, "Kansas City's newest church edifice, high on the hill overlooking the intersection of Myer [sic] boulevard [Meyer Boulevard] and The Paseo."...
Beacon on the Plains
Book with an extensive bibliography of sources about the various Indian missions, Catholic and otherwise, in Kansas, including Osage Mission.
Biography of Dante Cosentino (1892-1957), Artist
Biography of Edwin O'Hara (1881-1956), Clergyman
Biography of Fr. Jose Munoz (1886-1941), Founder of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish
Birth of Kansas City's Pioneer Church
Illustration and article about the first church in Kansas City, established by Father Benedict Roux in 1834-1835 for the French Catholic community.
Bishop Charles H. Helmsing
File contains information on Bishop Charles H. Helmsing.
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