Reflections on the Life of John Cardinal Wright, S.T.D. / July 18, 1909-August 10, 1979 / Auxiliary Bishop of Boston—May 10, 1947 / First Bishop of Worcester—January 28, 1950 / Eighth Bishop of Pittsburgh / Cardinal Prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy—April 28, 1969, 2003
- McDowell, John B., D.D., Ph.D., Most Reverend (Bishop, Graduate of Central Catholic HS, Pittsburgh, Hall of Fame member) (Person)
Language of Materials
Biographical / Historical
La Salle University bestowed an honorary degree on Cardinal Wright in the 1960s. Bishop McDowell, the author, is an alumnus of Central Catholic High School.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Copy 1: Donated to the Archives by Bishop John McDowell circa 2008. Copy 2: Purchased by Brother Joseph Grabenstein during the early or mid-2000s.
Materials Specific Details
Softcover, 167 pages, illustrated with photographs.
- Wright, John Cardinal [1909-1979]--Eighth Bishop, Diocese of Pittsburgh--1959-1969--Biography Subject Source: Local sources