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CFP: U.S. Catholic Historian theme issue on Transatlantic Catholicism

U.S. Catholic Historian

Transatlantic Catholicism

For thirty-five years the U.S. Catholic Historian has published theme-based issues relevant to the history of American Catholicism.  An upcoming issue will address the theme of transatlantic Catholicism. Contributions could include, but are not limited to, studies of the following:

Catholic Archives in the Digital Age: The Fate of Religious Order Archives

The Catholic Archives in the Digital Age: The Fate of Religious Order Archives Conference is the third in a series of conferences under the theme of how Catholic archives are evolving in the digital age. The specific focus arose as after the American Catholic History Research Center and University Archives worked with the Mission Helpers of the Sacred Heart in Baltimore to preserve their valuable archives as they moved from one location to another, will address aspects of the question of religious order archives in the United States.

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