Delegates to Catholic conference, Milwaukee (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1911

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Delegates to Catholic conference, Milwaukee

[1913 August]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Photo shows Cardinal James Gibbons attending a convention of the American Federation of Catholic Societies in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, August 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009 and New York Times, August 11, 1913)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).


Format: Glass negatives.

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Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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Call Number: LC-B2- 2800-14


Owner: The Library of Congress
Source: Flickr Commons
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    • 23/Oct/2009 15:09:05

    Milwaukee is still heavily Catholic. It is still America's beer capitol. Not saying there is any connection.

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    In Memoriam: Wystan

    • 24/Oct/2009 17:07:31

    Cardinal James Gibbons of Baltimore led this Milwaukee convention in a pontifical mass, on August 10, 1913:

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    Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )

    • 31/Oct/2009 04:23:02

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    Ryan (LOC P&P)

    • 03/Nov/2009 19:17:40

    Thanks for connecting the two photographs. We'll add the Aug. 1913 date to this record next time we update it.