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Catholic Church


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Father Charles Edward Coughlin

Identifier: MS25
Overview Father Charles Edward Coughlin, born in 1891, was a charismatic Roman Catholic priest who used his radio addresses and magazine to promote his own brand of social justice during the 1930s and early 1940s. He was a controversial figure who denounced President Franklin D. Roosevelt and capitalism, hated communism, was openly anti-Semitic, and embraced fascism and a corporate state as a solution to worldwide economic depression. He used the media so successfully and became so powerful that not...

Timothy George Walch Papers

Identifier: 31/6/165
Overview The Papers of archivist and historian Timothy Walch fill eight cartons and document his life, career, and publications, with a focus on his main field of research, American Catholicism.