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St. John Baptist de La Salle. / Father of Modern Pedagogy / Patron of Christian Schools / Model of Christian Educators / Founder of the Brothers of the Christian Schools / A Sketch, 1900-1912

 Item — Box: 16
Identifier: BAL LRC 16 Gold 386 a&b&c


  • Publication: 1900-1912


Biographical / Historical

This booklet contains excellent turn-of-the-century photos/images of Ammendale, MD; Calvert Hall College, Baltimore, MD; Rock Hill Boarding College, Ellicott City, MD; La Salle College, Philadelphia, PA; St. John’s College, Washington, D.C.; St. Thomas College, Scranton, PA. the latter five were photocopied and put into the Baltimore District Archive photo file for each school in 1996.

Biographical / Historical

Quotations by Cardinal James Gibbons, Archbishop Patrick Ryan, and Archbishop Keane (Dubuque, IA) are reprinted on the inside back cover.


3 Volumes


No bibliographic information, but the then-current Visitor of the Baltimore District is listed as Rev. Brother Benignus Austin, FSC; his years of service as Visitor were 1900-1912.

Materials Specific Details

Unpaginated, 32 pages, illustrated with an engraving of St. John Baptist de La Salle, photos and sketches of institutions.

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