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Catholics -- Newark (N.J.) -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Mother Cabrini Catholic War Veterans Post 156 records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ADN 0056
Overview The Mother Cabrini Catholic War Veterans, Post 156, was founded in 1946 by combat veterans of the second Wolrd War. The group was a chapter of the national Catholic War Veterans group and usually met at Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish in Newark. The Mother Cabrini Catholic War Veterens Post 156 records include materials related to the club's operation, such as correspondence, financial documents, information on membership, and the donation of a statue of Saint Francis Xavier Cabrini to the City...

New Jersey Catholic Historical Commission records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Mss 0014
Overview The New Jersey Catholic Historical Commission (NJCHC) is a specially appointed board sponsored by the Catholic Bishops of New Jersey and Seton Hall University with its administrative offices within the Archives & Special Collections Center. The NJCHC records contain materials from the founding of the Commission to the present day.

Newark Archdiocesan Federation of Holy Name Societies records

 Collection
Identifier: ADN 0046
Overview The Society of the Holy Name, also called Confraternity of the Most Holy Names of God and Jesus, is a group dedicated to the reverence of the names of God and Jesus. In 1930, Holy Name Society groups in the Archdiocese of Newark combined to form the Newark Archdiocesan Federation of Holy Name Societies. However, after 1940 this Federation seems to have dissolved and Holy Name Society groups in the New Jersey area are under the auspices of the National Association of Holy Name Societies. The...

Paul J. Hayes papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ADN 0004-020
Overview Paul J. Hayes was a priest of the Archdiocese of Newark and was involved in media and communications. he produced three educational films, was appointed to the National Catholic Office For Motion Pictures in New York City, and was the Director of the Archdiocese of Newark Communications Office. The Paul J. Hayes papers include subject files, sound and motion picture recordings, and color slides, among other materials.

Winand Wigger papers

 Collection
Identifier: ADN 0002-003
Overview Papers and records of Bishop Winand Wigger from his time as Bishop in the Diocese of Newark, New Jersey.

Women's religious orders of the Archdiocese of Newark records

 Collection — Box 8
Identifier: ADN 0012
Overview This collection documents the history, activities, and celebrations of many of the women's Religious Orders throughout New Jersey, generally spanning the years from 1869-2012. The collection also contains materials related to some out-of-state orders, particularly in New York, and materials related to individual sisters of some orders.