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Water, Death, and Grace / The Life and Works of Hugh Charles Boyle / Priest-Pastor-Bishop / October 8, 1873-December 22, 1950, 1999

 Item — Box: 24
Identifier: BAL LRC 24 Gold 710 a&b


  • 1999


Language of Materials

English .

Biographical / Historical

Bishop Boyle, Sixth Bishop of the Diocese of Pittsburgh, initiated the 1923 Educational Campaign [pages 52-54] and in 1927, Central Catholic High School's first year, 14 Christian Brothers registered 488 freshman students. [page 53]. Thus he could be considered the founder of the school.

Biographical / Historical

Bishop McDowell, the author, is an alumnus of Central Catholic High School.


2 Volumes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated to the Archives by Bishop John McDowell circa 2000.

Materials Specific Details

Softcover, 103 pages, illustrated with photographs. Copy 1: inscribed on the inside front cover: "To La Salle College from + John B. McDowell, Lent 2000."

Repository Details

Part of the The De La Salle Christian Brothers Archives of the Baltimore District Repository

1900 West Olney Avenue (Box 831)
Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19119- United States