University of Notre Dame

Diocese of Erie Collection


Origination : Catholic Church. Diocese of Erie (Pa.).
Extent : 2.5 linear inches.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Administrative Information


The cash book from St. Patrick's Church, Erie, was presented to the Bishops' Memorial Hall by the Rector in July 1899.

Preferred Citation

Diocese of Erie Collection (DER), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Cash book for St. Patrick's Church, Erie, 1849-1864; fragment of a note signed by Tobias Mullen, third bishop of Erie.

Also clippings, including one about the diocese of Erie as it was in 1838; four regarding the life and death of Thomas Carroll, pastor of St. Joseph's Church, Oil City, Pennsylvania, and benefactor of the University of Notre Dame through his donation for the construction of the grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes and through a bequest from his estate; and others referring to the arrival of Archbishop Martinelli as Papal Ablegate in 1896 and of the death of Charles A. Costello (1895-1954), pastor of St. Venantius Church, Rouseville, Pennsylvania, and historian of the diocese.


Mullen, Tobias, 1818-1900.
Carroll, Thomas, 1834-1898.
Costello, Charles A., 1895-1954.
Catholic Church. Diocese of Erie (Pa.).
Catholic Church -- Bishops

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