Redpath’s Illustrated Weekly: a rare find

...es: McKivigan, John. Forgotten Firebrand: James Redpath and the Making of Nineteenth Century America. Cornell University Press, Ithaca and London. 2008. Archives Archives Select Month February 2021 January 2021 December 2020 November 2020 September 2020 July 2020 June 2020 May 2020 April 2020 March 2020 January 2020 December 2019 November

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Marian Year

...St. Peter the Apostle Church. O’Hara directed all new parishes founded during the year to be named after Mary. All told, ten new parishes would be founded and named in honor of Mary, as well as a new chapel for the Cathedral named Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament. East

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Pope

...nd greedily eye America as the Promised Land. The inclusion of the weapons in the background makes clear that Nast is suggesting that unless America is vigilant, it risks conquest by the papacy. “Our Foreign Ruler(?),” November 2, 1872 A small cartoon in which Nast accuses Francis Kernan, the Democratic

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Eucharistic Congress

...Church. Processions and Masses The Eucharistic Congress was a major event in the city and attended by pilgrims from around the world. One of the largest events was the candlelight procession from the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, which was attended by

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