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Description: Nine women, all but two in black face and costume for a minstrel show, presented by a St. Bernard's Catholic Church Christian Mothers group. Seated on the...
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: The dedication service of St. Bernard's Catholic Church.
Description: Catholic Woman's Club members host a tea for new members. They include, from left to right: Johnette Finnegan, President (pouring tea), Elizabeth Teslaw, M...
Description: The Most Rev. William P. O'Connor, Bishop of the Madison Catholic Diocese, is shown at the microphone as he leads prayers for peace at the annual Catholic...
Description: Members of the Catholic Holy Name Society march from the Catholic Community Center, located at 15 East Doty Street, to St. Raphael's Cathedral as part of t...
Description: Emily Esser and Charline Andrews of the Madison Diocesan Association of the Women's Catholic Order of Foresters present a check for the seminary fund to Bi...
Description: Edgewood High School students discuss events planned for Catholic Youth Week. Left to right: Jeffrey Antonius, Betty McGuire, Bill Boltz, Kathleen Feddema.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A view of the study hall at St. Joseph's Academy of Maine, looking over rows of seats. Bookcases line the back walls and are decorated with bust sculpture...
Date: date unknown
Description: Front view of the Catholic Church. The building features a stairway leading to an arched entrance, a rose window, and a decorative steeple with a clock and...
Description: Mrs. Mary Huber, and her son Jim, pose with the clay models he plans to enter in the Madison Catholic Women's Club hobby show.
Description: Interior of St. Augustine Church. Alter and pews.
Description: Several thousand Catholic students turn out to welcome Bishop O'Connor back from his two month trip to Europe.
Description: Colorized postcard of the Scourged Christ, St. Francis Monastery and College. The statue is behind bars, in front of a stone wall. On the right is a staine...
Description: Four first graders look on as Sister Mary Cabrini uses a pointer to draw their attention to a large picture. The children are Michael Crary, William Leute,...
Description: Bishop William P. O'Connor displays the seal of the Diocese of Madison.
Description: Bishop William P. O'Connor (left) presents a check to Marcia Pilon, a Edgewood College freshman, for her prize-winning poster for the Society for the Propa...
Description: Bishop O'Connor tells an overflow crowd of one thousand people about his audience with the Pope in Rome and announced that the Pope extended his personal a...
Description: May crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Edgewood College, Madison. Part of the court of honor is shown with Rosemary Darcey, Watertown, (last in the ce...
Description: Group portrait of newly-elected officers of the Wisconsin Council of Catholic Women. Seated, left to right: Mrs. Frank Morrow, Eau Claire, corresponding s...
Description: Group portrait of fifty-one St. Mary's Hospital student nurses who received their caps during ceremonies held at St. James Catholic Church.
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