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Catholic Church Licensing documents, 1869-1886

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

1531 Dickey Drive, Suite 560

Atlanta, GA 30322


Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/fhz8g

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Catholic Church--England.
Title: Catholic Church Licensing documents, 1869-1886
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 121
Extent: 0.01 cubic ft. (1 folder)
Abstract:Contains one diploma of knighthood along with eight licensing documents dated 1869-1878.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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[after identification of item(s)], Catholic Church Licensing Documents, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.


Processed by Jackie W. Ammerman, May 1991.

Collection Description

Scope and Content Note

Nine documents are included in this collection. The first is a "Diploma of Knighthood" (no 71520) of The Primrose League dated 25th August 1886. This certificate testifies "that the Rev. A. Rogers of Baron Cross Leominster has enrolled a Knight Almoner of the Primrose League".

The remaining eight documents are Roman Catholic Licensing documents dated between 1869 and 1878 granting licenses to the Rev. A. Rogers. The license dated 1872 is signed by Henry Edward Manning.

Arrangement Note

Arranged chronologically.