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The Ven. John Baptist De La Salle / The True Friend of Youth / Founder of the Brothers of the Christian Schools / Specially Prepared for American Youth, 1884

 Item — Box: 16
Identifier: BAL LRC 16 Gold 391 a&b


  • Publication: 1884


Biographical / Historical

Mention of Archbishop James Gibbons (Baltimore), pages 126-127; of Archbishop James Wood, page 127; of Brother Botthian [Schneider], director of a Lasallian school in Newark, NJ, on pages 137-138.


2 Volumes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Copy 1: Christian Brothers / National Office Archives / Romeoville, Illinois.” Copy 2: Provincial Office, Ammendale, MD,” inscribed “Presented to George J. Berry, for drawing, F By Christian Bros.” Bookplate “Edgerly.”

Materials Specific Details

Hardcover, 156 pages, illustrated with engravings. Cover text: “The Ven. J. B. De La Salle / An Appeal to Youth.” Copy 2 needs archival housing; currently in clear sleeve in a manila folder.



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