July 2017 Blog Posts (4)

VHRN Newsnote: Vincentiana Purchase: Crimean War Transferware Plate featuring the Sisters of Charity

The Vincentiana Collection of DePaul University's Archives and Special Collections recently purchased a mid-19th century transferware plate depicting the battlefield nursing of the Daughters of Charity during the Crimean War. The produce was Geoffroy and Sons in Gien. Beginning in the mid-19th century these inexpensive transferware plates produced for decorative and… Continue

Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on July 25, 2017 at 6:07pm — No Comments

VHRN Newsnote: Biography of Thomas A. Judge, C.M., to be published by Catholic University of America Press

Available: October 2017 Every Catholic An Apostle A Life of Thomas A. Judge, CM, 1868-1933 By William L Portier The Catholic University of America Press Born in Boston of immigrant parents, Thomas A. Judge, CM (1868-1933) preached up and down the east coast on the Vincentian mission band between 1903 and 1915. Disturbed by the "leakage" of the immigrant poor from the…


Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on July 24, 2017 at 10:05pm — No Comments

Vincentiana Purchase of the Week: "Cantate en l'Honneur du Bienheureux Francois-Regis Clet"

The Vincentiana Collection in Archives/Special Collections of DePaul University has recently acquired a copy of a cantata for four voices composed by "Mr. J.B. p.d.l.m." The work is dedicated to the then superior general of the Congregation of the Mission and the Company of the Daughters of Charity: Monsieur Antoine Fiat. The work is dated 27 May 1900 which was the… Continue

Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on July 12, 2017 at 4:41pm — No Comments

VHRN Newsnote: Vincentiana Purchase: Medal commemorating the 200th anniversary of St. Vincent's death

The Vincentiana Collection at the Archives and Special Collections Department of DePaul University's Richardson Library has recently acquired an 1860 French commemorative medal for the 200th anniversary of the death of Vincent de…


Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on July 1, 2017 at 10:47am — No Comments

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