Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on June 30, 2014 at 5:05am — No Comments
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Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on June 25, 2014 at 12:31am — No Comments
This week's featured purchase of the Vincentiana Collection at DePaul University's Archives and Special Collection Department is a mid-to-late 19th century bronze reliquary with an inset containing a painted portrait of Saint Vincent de Paul.
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on June 22, 2014 at 11:18am — No Comments
This week's featured acquisition of the Vincentiana Collection at the Archives and Special Collections Department of DePaul University's Richardson Library is an early to mid-19th century transferware plate. This technology enabled mass-production of decorative collectible items that were more affordable than high quality, hand-painted bone china. These…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on June 15, 2014 at 2:54pm — No Comments
DePaul University's VOICES OF CHARITY ORAL HISTORY PROJECT is now live online.
The Voices of Charity Oral History Project was initiated in honor of the Centennials of Marillac Social Center (in 2014) and the St. Vincent de Paul Center (in 2015) both located in Chicago. In order to document the histories of the two Centers, narrators were selected based on their…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on June 12, 2014 at 4:28pm — No Comments
An exhibition on the Lazarists' role at the Irish College in Paris during the war-torn period between 1858 and 1945 will be opened on 11 September 2014. The 'vernissage' will take place at the Centre Culturel Irlandais (Irish College), 5, rue des Irlandais, Paris. The exhibition, based on my research at the College during summer 2013, brings some terrific documents to light,…Continue
Added by Sean Alexander Smith on June 12, 2014 at 9:54am — No Comments
This week's featured purchase for the Vincentiana collection at the Special Collections and Archives Department of DePaul University's Richardson Library features a mid-10th century French holy card featuring a Daughter of Charity serving the poor as an icon of charity. This is from a series of these holy cards that reflect the public and ecclesial…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on June 5, 2014 at 9:47pm — No Comments