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Awards and honors, 1967-1995

Identifier: Series VI.

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

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.


  • 1967-1995

Conditions Governing Access

Temporarily closed to research.


From the Collection: 2.45 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

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Repository Details

Part of the The Monsignor Field Archives & Special Collection Center Repository

Archives, Walsh Library
400 South Orange Ave
South Orange NJ 07079 US