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Elna Kennedy collection

Identifier: A-03-9004

Scope and Contents

This collection includes publications, newspaper and ephermera, collected by Elna Kennedy.


  • Created: 1920-1940
  • Other: Date acquired: 08/05/2002


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Diocese of Charleston makes no representation that it is the owner of any copyright or other literary property in the materials contained in its archives. In providing access to or permitting the reproduction of any such materials, the Diocese of Charleston does not assume any responsibility for determining the nature of any rights, ownership or interest therein; nor for obtaining the appropriate permissions to publish or use; nor for determining the nature of any liabilities (for defamation and invasion of privacy) that may arise from any publication or use. This rests entirely with the researcher.

Biographical or Historical Information

Elna Kennedy, a Roman Catholic, was born in 1921 to Austin J. Kennedy and Annie M. Behlmer.  Her father, Austin Kennedy, was a musician who played as a soloist for the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.  Elna Kennedy died in 2007.

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2.00 folders (1 folder; 1 oversize folder)

Language of Materials



Publications collected by Elna Kennedy.

Source of Acquisition

Captain and Mrs. Austin Kennedy

Method of Acquisition


Separated Materials

Oversize Box 1: The Bulletin, 1940

Processing Information

Processed by Melissa Bronheim, September 2012.

Inventory of the Elna Kennedy collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Catholic Diocese of Charleston Archives Repository

114 Broad Street
Carriage House
Charleston SC 29401 US