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Catholic Poles in Omaha
(Creighton University, 1935)
The history of Polish immigration may be divided into three periods: that before 1850, that from 1850 to 1880, and that since 1880. The first is marked by no considerable influx, but by scattered individuals rescued from ...
The History of the Diocese of Omaha: (1910-1928)
(Creighton University, 1937)
The History of the Diocese of Omaha from its beginning in 1859 to 1910 has been written by the Very Reverend James Aherne and can be found in the Catholic Encyclopedia, XI. The aim of this thesis is to supplement what has ...
The History of Duchesne College
(Creighton University, 1938)
The purpose of this thesis is to present the historical development of Duchesne College from 1881 to 1937, stressing: |1) the difficulties of prejudice and religious indifference surmounted in the early years, and 2) the ...
Origins of Catholicity in Richardson County Nebraska
(Creighton University, 1934)
Theoretically, earliest ecclesiastical jurisdiction over Nebraska dates back to the beginnings of the American Church when Pope Alexander VI by a bull of June 23, 1492, transmitted to the new world the continuity of the ...
Reading Interests of Early Adolescents in the Parochial Schools of the City of Omaha
(Creighton University, 1939)
One of the most important tasks of the school is to teach the child to read. Duty does not end there however. Proper direction in good reading habits, tastes and interests must be developed also if the child is to cultivate ...