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Christian Brothers: Solomon, Thomas, Malachy, Abban

 Item — Box: 43 Gold
Identifier: BAL LRC 43 Gold 1006


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Language of Materials

English .

Biographical / Historical

The biography of Blessed Brother Solomon [Nicholas LeClerq] provides information to researchers of his life and martyrdom. The biography of Brother Benezet Thomas [Roderick Kane] reviews his entrance into the novitiate of the San Francisco District, his teaching at St. Mary's College in that district, his contributions in the New York District (especially at Amawalk amd at Manhattan College), and his years as Assistant Superior General. The contribution of Brother Abban [Francois Xavier Gendreau] in the headquarters of the New York District and at De La Salle Institute (Second Street) are detailed.


1 Volumes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired from the Christian Brothers National Office in Landover, MD, circa 2000.


"Stanislaus" is spelled "Stanislas" in two of these books.

Materials Specific Details

This bound volume collects four separate and unique publications. In order of appearance: Brother Malachy of Jesus [John McManus] / Brother Alfred Josephus, FSC / Rome: Lasallian Publications, 1951 (47 pages). Blessed Brother Solomon [Nicholas LeClerq] / Martyr / Brother Clair Stanislas [sic], FSC / Rome: Lasallian Publications, 1950 (51 pages, illustrated). Biographical Sketch of Brother Benezet Thomas [Roderick Kane] / Necrological Notices, No. 123 / Lembeq-lex-Hal (Belgique): Maison Saint-Joseph, 1930 (98 pages). Brother Abban [Francois Xavier Gendreau] / Brother Clair Stanislas [sic], FSC / Rome: Lasallian Publications, 1950 (138 pages, illustrated).

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