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title The Cardinal and the Island
creator McGuigan, Peter
subject Island Magazine
subject Prince Edward Island Museum
description <p>One century ago this autumn,<br />James Charles McGuigan was<br />born on Prince Edward Island. Almost<br />forgotten today, he once was renowned<br />as the heroic archbishop of Regina,<br />who saved that See from bankruptcy in<br />the "Dirty Thirties"; the prelate who,<br />when transferred to Toronto, paid off a<br />debt three times that of Regina; the<br />man who handled the post-war immigration<br />emergency that almost overwhelmed<br />the Toronto archdiocese; and<br />the churchman who was named the<br />first Canadian cardinal for that unrecognized<br />double minority — the Englishspeaking<br />Roman Catholics</p>
publisher Prince Edward Island Museum
date 1994
type Document
format application/pdf
identifier vre:islemag-batch2-484
source 36
language en_US
rights <p>Please note that this material is being presented for the sole purpose of research and private study. Any other use requires the permission of the copyright holder(s), and questions regarding copyright are the responsibility of the user.</p>

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title The Cardinal and the Island
creator McGuigan, Peter
subject Island Magazine
subject Prince Edward Island Museum
description <p>One century ago this autumn,<br />James Charles McGuigan was<br />born on Prince Edward Island. Almost<br />forgotten today, he once was renowned<br />as the heroic archbishop of Regina,<br />who saved that See from bankruptcy in<br />the "Dirty Thirties"; the prelate who,<br />when transferred to Toronto, paid off a<br />debt three times that of Regina; the<br />man who handled the post-war immigration<br />emergency that almost overwhelmed<br />the Toronto archdiocese; and<br />the churchman who was named the<br />first Canadian cardinal for that unrecognized<br />double minority — the Englishspeaking<br />Roman Catholics</p>
publisher Prince Edward Island Museum
date 1994
type Document
format application/pdf
identifier vre:islemag-batch2-484
source 36
language en_US
rights <p>Please note that this material is being presented for the sole purpose of research and private study. Any other use requires the permission of the copyright holder(s), and questions regarding copyright are the responsibility of the user.</p>