Awards and honors, 1967-1995
Scope and Contents
The materials in this collection span the years between 1934 and 1997, and includes much of Bishop Francis' own writings for his speeches and sermons. Race and religion is a frequent topic of his pieces, and the work done for his pastoral letter on racism, "Brothers and Sisters to Us," is included. There are also religious pamphlets and newspapers which feature articles by or about Bishop Francis. The eight photographs in this collection capture Bishop Francis in religious ceremonies at the Sacred Heart Cathedral in Newark, as well as in the company of non-religious figures such as actor James Earl Jones. Included also are several video and audiotapes of lectures and ceremonies. This collection also includes a great number of awards, honors, and certificates, demonstrating the recognition and honor bestowed upon Bishop Francis by his community.
Conditions Governing Access
Temporarily closed to research.
From the Collection: 2.45 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English