In and Around Detroit in 1910: historical photographs and text

Souvenir Album In and Around Detroit 1910

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SS. Peter and Paul Church and School


SS. Peter and Paul Church and School
Detroit, Michigan

In 1910:  This church for many years was the Cathedral of the Diocese; it was founded in 1844, by the Rt. Rev. Frederick Rese, first Bishop of Detroit. The Jesuit Fathers have been in charge of affairs since 1877.

Rev. Thomas J. Livingston, S J., is the present head of parish affairs.

The school has an attendance of over four hundred pupils and is free. The Sisters of Charity from Cincinnati are the instructors.

(page 14)


Containing Illustrations of Catholic Churches, Schools and Acadamies and Institutions
  (includes Windsor, Ontario area)

The photographs and text were published in 1910 in honor of the seventh Annual Meeting of the Catholic Educational Association which met in Detroit, Michigan, July 5, 1910