The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1843-1912,
Inclusive dates
1843-1912,
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
englat
Summary
Includes: Eight volumes of records of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Petersburg, Virginia, including: 1) Young Catholic Friends Society meeting minutes, 1871-1879 which includes a list of members and dues paid; 2) roll of members and minutes of the Petersburg Branch of the Irish National Land League of America, 1881-1912, and historical notes on St. Joseph's parish, including newspaper clippings; 3) register of baptisms, 1843-1873, marriages, 1853-1872, and confirmations and first communions 1860-1869; 4) register of baptisms, 1873-1912, marriages, 1870-1912, and confirmations, 1875-1885; 5) register of first communions, 1877-1912; 6) record of interments, 1870-1912; 7) record of interments, 1884-1912; 8) cemetery record book, which includes the names of individuals buried in the church cemetery. This volume is arranged by cemetery section and lot number and includes a name index. Some of the records are in Latin
Member of
Action
Accessioned & described
Biographical or historical data
St. Joseph's congregation has existed since 1820. The present church was completed in 1896, replacing the first St. Joseph's which was built in 1841 and dedicated in 1842. For more information see, A CENTURY OF CATHOLICISM IN HISTORIC PETERSBURG: A HISTORY OF ST. JOSEPH'S PARISH, PETERSBURG, by James H. Bailey, 1942.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Records
Language note
In English and Latin
Label
(microform)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Color
one color
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
vesicular
Extent
1
Generation
unknown
Immediate source of acquisition
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Positive negative aspect
positive
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000492665
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
b
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
reel.

Library Locations

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      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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