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Irish sisters welcomed
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 28, 1957 reads "The Rev. Patrick McGoldrick, pastor of St. Bridget of Sweden Catholic Church, Van Nuys, welcomes Sister Mary, second from left, and Sister Francis Paul, third from left, two of four Irish Sisters of Charity who will teach at the church's recently completed parochial school. With them are Sister Francis Margaret, extreme left, and Sister Mary of the Mother House in Lakewood."
1 photographic print :b&w ;12 x 15 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
St. Bridget of Sweden Catholic Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Irish Sisters of Charity
Catholic Church--Clergy
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Priests--California--Los Angeles
Nuns--California--Los Angeles
Elementary school teachers--California--Los Angeles
Handshaking--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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