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India: Aloysius Benziger OCD, Bishop, Quilon, 1904-1932, 09/04/1904-09/13/1932

 File — Box: Fr1, Folder: 184
Identifier: GAMMS.10.71.2171

Scope and Contents

As Bishop of Quilon, India, Aloysius Benziger OCD writes first to Mother Raphael, then to Sister Teresa and to Mother Seraphim, to solicit Mass money, other funds, and tells of amazing growth of Catholic population and native clergy as the years unfold. The letters also provide insight re World War I, the great depression, and the contribution of Carmelite nuns.


  • 09/04/1904-09/13/1932



From the Record Group: 3.5 linear feet