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Bishops of Charleston portraits

 Collection — Collection: Bishops of Charleston portraits
Identifier: A-00-1020

Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographic reproductions and negatives of portraits created circa 1820-1999. The photographs depict the following bishops of Charleston: John England (photograph of paintings and photograph of a watercolor silhouette), Ignatius Reynolds (photograph of painting), Patrick Lynch (photograph of paintings), Henry Northrop (photograph of painting), William Russell (photograph of painting), Emmet Walsh (photograph of painting), John Russell (photograph of painting), Paul Hallinan (photograph of painting and reproduction of portrait photograph), Francis Reh (photograph of painting), Ernest Unterkoefler (reproduction of portrait photographs), David Thompson (photograph of painting), and Robert Baker (reproduction of portrait photograph).


  • Created: circa 1820-1999
  • Other: Date acquired: 10/01/2002


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.


0.25 Linear Feet (12 oversize folders)

Language of Materials



Photographic reproductions and negatives of portraits depicting former bishops of Charleston.

Source of Acquisition

Received from Mary Giles in October 2002.

Method of Acquisition


Processing Information

Processed by Melissa Bronheim, November 2012.

Inventory of the Bishops of Charleston portraits
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Catholic Diocese of Charleston Archives Repository

114 Broad Street
Carriage House
Charleston SC 29401 US