GATHERED FRAGMENTS GENERAL INDEX

ORIGINAL RESEARCH

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2016

Almade, Rev. Frank D. “The Bishops of Pittsburgh and St Paul Seminary.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Appleyard, Abbot George. “History in Stone.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Bates, John C. “Mother Teresa of Kolkata: A Future Saint Visits Pittsburgh.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Dvorchak, Paul J. “The Five Farina Brothers: Priests of the Diocese of Pittsburgh — Part II.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Halloran, Jennifer, Stephanie Conning, and Jessica Di Silvestro. “Missioner’s Call — St. Maria del Rey Danforth, M.M.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Kubiak, Deborah M. and Lori A. Rectenwald. “Officials of St. Paul Seminary, Pittsburgh.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Mina, Rev. Ivan. “Byzantine Catholics in Western Pennsylvania.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Pierce, Ellen. “The Literary Works of Sr. Maria del Rey Danforth, M.M.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Scheib, Rev. Joseph C. “Patterns of Harmony and Dissonance in the History of Roselia Foundling Asylum and Maternity Hospital.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Schrenk, Alexander. “Ubi Episcopus: A Conversation with Donald Cardinal Wuerl in the Fiftieth Anniversary Year of St. Paul Seminary, Pittsburgh.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Teodorski, Emily and Rev. Drew Morgan, C.O. “Cardinal Newman, The Pittsburgh Oratory, and the Institute for Newman Studies in Oakland.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Washy, Kathleen M. “Designing in God’s Name: Architect Carlton Strong.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2015

Bates, John C. “Africa Comes to Western Pennsylvania: The White Fathers’ Seminary in Venango County.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Bates, John C. “The See of Allegheny.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Delozier, Alan B. “Gannon, Guilfoyle, and Walsh: Shared Education and Catholic Higher Learning Objectives in Western Pennsylvania and Beyond, 1873-1957.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Dvorchak, Paul and James K. Hanna. “Reporting on Dorothy Day and the Church: Past, Present, and Future.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Dvorchak, Paul. “The Five Farina Brothers: Priests of the Diocese of Pittsburgh, 1928-1994.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Garvey, Rev. James W. “Homily, 75th Anniversary Mass of The Catholic Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, St. Paul Cathedral, Pittsburgh, May 17, 2015.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Hanna, James K. “The Many Missions of Father Richard F. Wersing, C.S.Sp.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Koch, Katherine. “The Pennsylvania Passionist Who Became Chinese: Fr. Basil Bauer, C.P.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Schrenk, Alexander J. “Discovering a Catalonian Perspective on Miquel Domènech i Veciana, Second Bishop of Pittsburgh and First Bishop of Allegheny.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Washy, Kathleen M. “A Woman, A Mission, A Commitment: Sister M. Ferdinand Clark and Urban Renewal.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Wodzinski, Dennis. “The Soul in Stained Glass: Nick Parrendo.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2014

Bates, John C. “Doctoral Dissertation, Master’s and Bachelor’s Theses: The Catholic History of Western Pennsylvania.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Bates, John C. “The Catholic Bishops of Western Pennsylvania (including Supplement).” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Bates, John C. “The Saints of Western Pennsylvania.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Bates, John C. “Two Future Popes Visited Pittsburgh.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Dvorchak, Paul. “Dorothy Day and the Beginning of St Joseph House of Hospitality in Pittsburgh 1936-1941.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Koch, Katherine. “An American Priest in Nazi Germany: The Story of Fr. Viktor Koch, C.P.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Koch, Katherine. “Recovering Family History: Researching Fr. Viktor Koch, C.P.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Kollar, Rev. Rene, O.S.B. “An Old Tradition and a New Beginning: The Evolution of Freshman Orientation at Saint Vincent College.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Scarpino, Sr. Georgine, R.S.M. “Mission, Margin and Faith-Based Hospitals in Allegheny County.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Strauss, Charles T. “Rev. John J. Hugo & Suburban Parish Life in Cold War Pittsburgh.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
White, Thomas. “Catholic Ghost Stories of Western Pennsylvania.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2013

Bates, John C. “Historic Catholic Landmarks in Western Pennsylvania.” Gathered Fragments 23 (2013).
Bates, John C. “John T. Comès, Catholic Architect (1873-1922).” Gathered Fragments 23 (2013).
Joseph, Anthony P., Jr. “Bishop Tuigg and the Railroad Strike of 1877.” Gathered Fragments 23 (2013).
McElligott, Patricia. “Irish Pittsburgh: A Brief History.” Gathered Fragments 23 (2013).
Schrenk, Alexander J. “The International Reputation of Father Suitbert Mollinger.” Gathered Fragments 23 (2013).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2011

Aquilina, Mike. “Pittsburgh’s Catholic Writers: A Legacy of Faith.” Gathered Fragments 11 (2011).
Flaherty, Regis. “The Write Stuff: The Influence on Western Pennsylvania on Writing and Faith.” Gathered Fragments 11 (2011).
Lockwood, Robert P. “Celebration of Catholic Pittsburgh.” Gathered Fragments 11 (2011).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 20008/2009

Covert, Frank T. “From the Society’s Archives: “Daugherty’s Cemetery”: An Interesting Historical Sketch of a Region in Beaver County.” Gathered Fragments 19 (2008/2009).
Crawford, Kerry. “Labor of Love: Saint Nicholas Croatian Catholic Church.” Gathered Fragments 19 (2008/2009).
Crawford, Kerry. “Spring 2008 Lambing Lecture: Why Lourdes Matters to Western Pennsylvania Catholics.” Gathered Fragments 19 (2008/2009).
Smith, Hal. “130 Years Ago: Radical Catholic “Molly Maguire” Patrick Hester Hanged in Bloomsburg.” Gathered Fragments 19 (2008/2009).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2007

Aquilina, Mike. “This City’s Church in the News.” Gathered Fragments 18 (2007).
Chepponis, Rev. James. “From Organist to Pastoral Musician: A History of Church Music in the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh 18432-2006.” Gathered Fragments 18 (2007).
Lockwood, Robert P. “Catholic Urban Legends Come to Pittsburgh.” Gathered Fragments 18 (2007).
Scott, Hanna. “Rediscovering Father Cox: The Forgotten Legacy of a Pittsburgh Priest in the Great Depression.” Gathered Fragments 18 (2007).
Tucker, Greta Stokes. “Black Catholics in Pittsburgh: Endurance and Survival.” Gathered Fragments 18 (2007).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2006

Ogorek, Kenneth. “Missionaries to the Coal Patches: The MCCD.” Gathered Fragments 17 (2006).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2004

Garvey, Rev. James. “Paying the Price of the Pews.” Gathered Fragments 15, no. 2 (2004).
Hill, William W. “Reorganization – Ten Years Later.” Gathered Fragments 15, no. 2 (2004).
Caldwell, Lori Ann. “Mother Mary Frances Xavier Warde, R.S.M.” Gathered Fragments 15, no. 1 (2004).
Mahood, Justin. “Fr. Vincent Marinaro: A Man Who Made a Difference.” Gathered Fragments 15, no. 1 (2004).
Manley, Christopher R. “The Faith of ‘The Chief’: Arthur J. Rooney.” Gathered Fragments 15, no. 1 (2004).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2003

Aquilina, Mike. “A Pittsburgh Catholic Men’s Movement.” Gathered Fragments 14, no. 1 (2003).
Maier, Craig. “Pittsburgh’s First Bishop and the Dogma of 1854.” Gathered Fragments 14, no. 2 (2003).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2002

Garvey, Rev. James W. “Epiphany in Uptown – 100 Years.” Gathered Fragments 13, no. 2 (2002).
Kelly, Sr. Ursula, SSND. “Father Seelos in the Rectory of Two Saints.” Gathered Fragments 13, no. 1 (2002).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2001

Garvey, Rev. James W. “A Brief History of St. Bartholomew Parish.” Gathered Fragments 12 (2001).
Garvey, Rev. James W. “Those Who Served at St. Bartholomew.” Gathered Fragments 12 (2001).
McGuire, Blanche. “Catholic Roots.” Gathered Fragments 12 (2001).
Washy, Kathleen M. “Stories from the Mercy Hospital Archives.” Gathered Fragments 12 (2001).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2000

McGuire, Blanche. “Pennsylvania’s Catholic Pioneers.” Gathered Fragments 11, no. 1 (2000).
Riley, Patrick G.D. “A Giant Named John Wright.” Gathered Fragments 11, no. 2 (2000).
Stubna, Rev. Kris D. “A Glance Through the Catholic School Scrapbook.” Gathered Fragments 11, no. 2 (2000).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1999

Kelly, Sr. Ursula, SSND. “Pittsburgh: Where Saints Walked.” Gathered Fragments 10, no. 1 (1999).
Krill, Tom. “From Pittsburgh to Mexico: A Pilgrimage of Two Generations.” Gathered Fragments 10, no. 1 (1999).
Mina, Rev. John Louis. “Ruthenian Byzantine Catholics in the U.S.A.” Gathered Fragments 10, no. 2 (1999).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1998

Aquilina, Mike. “Pittsburgh Catholics Take the Pledge, 1851.” Gathered Fragments 9, no. 2 (1998).
Rishel, Joseph F. “The History of Duquesne University.” Gathered Fragments 9, no. 1 (1998).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1997

Duker, Msgr. Russell A. “The 350th Anniversary of the Union of Uzhorod.” Gathered Fragments 8, no. 1 (1997).
Linck, Rev. Joseph. “Spiritual Counsel of Catholic Homilists in Eighteenth Century Pennsylvania and Maryland.” Gathered Fragments 8, no. 1 (1997).
Washy, Kathleen M. “Celebrating 150 Years of Mercy: Mercy Hospital’s Commitment to the Community, 1847-1997.” Gathered Fragments 8, no. 2 (1997).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1996

Glenn, Msgr. Francis A. “The Diocese of Allegheny.” Gathered Fragments 7, no. 1 (1996).
Green, Sr. M. Zita, OSF. “St. Wendelin (Carbon Center) School History 1845-1995.” Gathered Fragments 7, no. 1 (1996).
O’Connell, William et al. “History of St. Philip Church.” Gathered Fragments 7, no. 2 (1996).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1995

“The History of St. Cyprian Parish.” Gathered Fragments 6, no. 2 (1995).
Biter, Sr. Mercia, CSJ. “Sisters Challenged in Public Schools.” Gathered Fragments 6, no. 1 (1995).
Crowley, Ann E. “St. Agatha Parish: 100 Years of Faith, 100 Years of Memories.” Gathered Fragments 6, no. 2 (1995).
Deenihan, Edward. “A Short History of St. Aloysius Parish.” Gathered Fragments 6, no. 2 (1995).
Escher, Angela. “Beginning Madonna del Castello Parish.” Gathered Fragments 6, no. 2 (1995).
Glenn, Msgr. Francis A. “Prince Gallitzin.” Gathered Fragments 6, no. 1 (1995).
Rarick, Patti. “St. Hedwig.” Gathered Fragments 6, no. 2 (1995).
Rushofsky, Rev. John. “History of Holy Trinity Church, McKeesport, PA.” Gathered Fragments 6, no. 2 (1995).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1994

“Sister Margaret Carney Speaks on Clare of Assisi.” Gathered Fragments 5, no. 1 (1994).
Dvorchak, Paul. “Acquaintances of Rev. William F.X. O’Brien.” Gathered Fragments 5, no. 1 (1994).
Glenn, Msgr. Francis A. “Background on Father Denys Baron, O.F.M.” Gathered Fragments 5, no. 2 (1994).
Glenn, Msgr. Francis A. “The First ‘Church’ in Western Pennsylvania.” Gathered Fragments 5, no. 2 (1994).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1992

Glenn, Msgr. Francis. “The Creditor and the Saint.” Gathered Fragments 4 (1992).
Joseph, Anthony P. Jr. “Et Trivium.” Gathered Fragments 4 (1992).
Scheib, Rev. Joseph. “Rosealia.” Gathered Fragments 4 (1992).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1990/1991

“He Might Have Been President.” Gathered Fragments 3 (1990/1991).
Garvey, James W. “61 Tannehill Street.” Gathered Fragments 3 (1990/1991).
Jansen, J. “Bishops & The Civil War.” Gathered Fragments 3 (1990).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1987

“Roots of Catholic Higher Education in Western Pennsylvania.” Gathered Fragments 2 (1987).
Black, Sr. Mary Grace, SHS. “Mother Josephine Timifiefe Finatowicz, Foundress of the Sisters of the Holy Spirit.” Gathered Fragments 2 (1987).
Englert, William G. “Father Andrew Skopez.” Gathered Fragments 2 (1987).
McBride, Alfred, O.Praem. “Why Study Church History?” Gathered Fragments 2 (1987).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1986

“Seven Sisters of Mercy.” Gathered Fragments 1 (1986).
Makarewicz, Joseph T. “Pittsburgh’s Ethnic Catholics.” Gathered Fragments 1 (1986).


SPOTLIGHT ON ARCHIVES

CATHOLIC HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA: Bates, John C. “Archives of the Catholic Historical Society.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
CATHOLIC HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA: White, Thomas. “The Catholic Historical Society Collections Are Open to Researchers.” Gathered Fragments 18 (2007).
DIOCESE OF PITTSBURGH: “Archives, Diocese of Pittsburgh – Preliminary Inventory, 1986.” Gathered Fragments 2 (1987).
MARYKNOLL: Halloran, Jennifer. “Maryknoll Mission Archives — Shepherding Maryknoll’s History through Time.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
MERCY HERITAGE CENTER: Gerlich, Grant. “Out of State But Not Out of Mind.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
SISTERS OF CHARITY OF SETON HILL: Grundish, Sr. Louise, SC. “The Archives of the Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill.” Gathered Fragments 23 (2013).
SISTERS OF ST. FRANCIS OF THE PROVIDENCE OF GOD: Wodzinski, Dennis. “The Archives Department at Mount Providence.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
SISTERS OF ST. JOSEPH OF BADEN: Washy, Kathleen M. “Archives of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Baden.” Gathered Fragments 12 (2012).


NEWSWORTHY

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2016

Bates, John C. “Ordination in Rome.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2015

Bates, John C. “The Pittsburgh Mass Mob.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Conway, Rev. Michael P. “Daily Life at the Pontifical North American College.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
Hecht, Barbara. “Strolling Through Time: A Walking Tour of the Baden Campus of the Sisters of St. Joseph.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).
McGuire, Blanche. “Captain Michael McGuire Memorial Park Dedicated in Loretto, PA.” Gathered Fragments 25 (2015).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2014

Conway, Michael. “The Canonization of Pope John XIII and Pope John Paul II – April 27, 2014 in Rome.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
McGuire, Blanche. “A Saint for Pennsylvania: Loretto Couple Promotes Sainthood for Prince-Priest Gallitzin, Apostle of the Alleghenies.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Zufelt, Jerome M. “Preserving and Honoring the Past for Future Generations: Bishop Lawrence E. Brandt Dedicates Diocesan Heritage Center for the Diocese of Greensburg.” Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2013

Conway, Michael. ” A Seminarian’s Experience in Rome during the Papal Conclave.” Gathered Fragments 23 (2013).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2012

McGuire, Blanche. “Monsignor Francis A. Glenn Lecture – Interfaith Relations: We’ve Come a Long Way.” Gathered Fragments 12 (2012).
White, Thomas. “Digitizing the Pittsburgh Catholic.” Gathered Fragments 12 (2012).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2011

Dennyan, Jack. “History Society Established at St. Paul Seminary.” Gathered Fragments 11 (2011).
McGuire, Blanche. “Pennsylvania Catholic Pioneer to be Honored with Memorial Park.” Gathered Fragments 11 (2011).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 2008/2009

Washy, Kathleen M. “An Interview with Troy Hill Resident Mary Wohleber.” Gathered Fragments 19 (2008/2009).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1993

Gibson, Sr. Anna Mary, RSM. “Catholic Historical Society Programs for the Sesquicentennial Year.” Gathered Fragments 4 (1993).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1990

“Sesqui-Centennial Celebration.” Gathered Fragments 3 (1990).

GATHERED FRAGMENTS 1986

“The Beginning [of the Catholic Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania].” Gathered Fragments 1 (1986).
“Right Rev. Dr. Michael O’Connor: First Bishop of Pittsburgh 1843-1860.” Gathered Fragments 1 (1986).
“TV Program Recalls History of Pittsburgh Diocese.” Gathered Fragments 1 (1986).


REPRINTS OF HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS

Gallagher, P.F. “A Pilgrimage to Europe.” Gathered Fragments 26 (2016).
Santay, Sr. Helen T. “History of the Diocesan Special Education Department.” Gathered Fragments 12 (2012).


REMEMBERING THE DECEASED

“Remembering Sr. Anna Mary Gibson, R.S.M.” Gathered Fragments 11, no. 1 (2000).
“The Man Who Made History (Msgr. Francis Glenn).” Gathered Fragments 9, no. 2 (1998).
Msgr. Francis A. Glenn. Gathered Fragments 19 (2008/2009).
“May He Rest in Peace: Harold R. Gorman.” Gathered Fragments 9, no. 1 (1998).
Fr. Bernard Hrico 1924-1986. Gathered Fragments 2 (1987).
Jerome Janssen (1928-2013). Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).
Regina Kelly (1920-2011). Gathered Fragments 22 (2012).
“CHS Board Member Father Kriss Dies at 51.” Gathered Fragments 15, no. 2 (2004).
Father Edward McSweeney (1926-2011). Gathered Fragments 22 (2012).
Mary M. Wohleber (1913-2014). Gathered Fragments 24 (2014).