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Browne, Patrick W.
TitleBrowne, Patrick W.
Creator of ContentBrowne, Patrick William, 1864-1937
Date of Content1932-1937
SubjectCatholic Church--Newfoundland and Labrador--History
Mullock, John Thomas, 1806-1869
O'Donel, James Louis, 1737-1811
Lambert, Patrick, 1754-1816
Fleming, Michael Anthony, 1792-1850
Roche, Edward Patrick, 1874-1950
Scallan, Thomas, 1763-1830
Power, Thomas Joseph, 1830-1893
Howley, M.F. (Michael Francis), 1843-1914.
Scope and Content of FondsPatrick W. Browne is acclaimed as a scholar of the history of the Roman Catholic church in North America. He was both a noted teacher and an accomplished writer, with many publications to his credit. This fonds contains the typescript of an unpublished history of the Roman Catholic Church in Newfoundland entitled "Catholic Footprints in the Ancient Colony" written in the 1930s. The typescript consists of 257 numbered leaves, typed on one side only, together with an additional 21 leaves of end-notes and appendix, bound in a simple black cardboard stock with cloth spine. There is no title page, but there appears to have been one or two pages torn from the front of the text; these may have included a title page. The only comprehensive account of the history of the Roman Catholic Church in Newfoundland between Archbishop Michael Howley's Ecclesiastical History of Newfoundland (1888) and Paul O'Neill's Upon this Rock (1984)..
Extent of Fonds258 pages (Bound typescript, 21.3 x 27.4 cm.)
Author of Finding AidRiggs, Bertram G., 1954-
Date of Finding Aid1994
PublisherMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries
LocationCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador
Resource TypeFinding Aid
TypeText
FormatText/xml
IdentifierCOLL-187
Languageeng
ProvenanceDonation of Mary Ryan McGrath, niece of Patrick Browne, St. John's, Newfoundlan., 1994.
CollectionArchives and Special Collections Finding Aids (EAD)
SponsorMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Division
CONTENTdm file name58.xml
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