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Catholic Schools Office records

Identifier: A-01-1014

Scope and Contents

The collection contains administrative records, financial records, asbestos and lead inspection records, and testimonies for the Diocese of Charleston Catholic Schools Office.  The administrative records include annual reports, correspondence, newspaper clippings, policies, and strategic plans.  The financial records include deposit books, statements, school tuition and fees listings, and correspondence concerning a salary freeze.  Asbestos and lead inspection reports include updates and status reports for various Catholic schools throughout South Carolina as well as asbestos reference material.  Litigation files include cases and grievances brought against various schools and include correspondence, depositions, case notes, and exhibits.


  • Created: 1928-2008
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1981-2007


Conditions Governing Access

Access is restricted; consult repository for details.

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

The Catholic Schools Office supports South Carolina's Catholic school administration and education for the Diocese of Charleston.

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4.70 Linear Feet (6 document boxes, 1 slim box, 2 record cartons, 9 binders)

Language of Materials



Administrative records, financial records, asbestos and lead inspection records, and litigation for the Diocese of Charleston Catholic Schools Office.

Source of Acquisition

Received from Catholic Schools Office.

Method of Acquisition


Processing Information

Processed by Melissa Bronheim, January 2012

Inventory of the Catholic Schools Office records
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Repository Details

Part of the Catholic Diocese of Charleston Archives Repository

114 Broad Street
Carriage House
Charleston SC 29401 US