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Title
Maryknoll priests arrive at Wuzhou, China, 1919
Date Created and/or Issued
1919
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Rights Information
Maryknoll Mission Archives
Maryknoll Mission Archives, P.O. Box 305, Maryknoll, N.Y. 10545-0305; http://maryknollmissionarchives.org/
archives@maryknoll.org ; http://maryknollmissionarchives.org/?page_id=1669
http://maryknollmissionarchives.org/?page_id=17
http://maryknollmissionarchives.org/?page_id=1917 ; Maryknoll Mission Archives.
Description
This is a photograph of Frs. James E. Walsh and Dietz as they arrive in Wuzhou. " With Fr. Heraud, M.E.P. and American river gunboat sailors from the U.S.S. Papanga, in front of the old French chapel."
Born in New York, Fr. Dietz came to Maryknoll in 1915 and was ordained to the priesthood on September 11, 1916. He took his Perpetual Oath to the Society in 1930. He was assigned to Kongmoon in 1920 and in 1930 he became the Society Superior of the mission. He was a delegate to the first General Chapter of the Society in 1929. In 1932 he was named to the Synodal Commission in Peking. In 1937 he became Procurator General in Rome. He was active in teaching until his death.
Type
image
Format
Photographic prints 20.3 x 15.7 cm.
Identifier
impa-m5775 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-MKL-China-016-01-0002
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m5775
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-MKL-China-016-01-0002.jpg
Subject
Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America
Clergy
Travel
Group portraits
Time Period
1919
Place
China
Wuchow
Source
MKL/China/016/01/0002 [File]
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Maryknoll Mission Archives
Photographs of the Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America, Maryknoll, New York, 1912-1945
impa-m338

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