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Mary Alma Parker papers

 Collection — Collection: Mary Alma Parker
Identifier: A-03-2000.007

Scope and Contents

This collection includes Mary Alma Parker's essay on the Nathaniel Russell House, collections of photographic postcards of churches and other structures relevant to the history of the Diocese of Charleston, a published refutation to Chick Tracts, and nespaper clippings and photographs of Father St. John Patat.


  • Created: 1950-2003
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1995-2003
  • Other: Date acquired: 01/21/2000


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

Mary Alma Parker is the wife of Father James Parker, a 1982 clerical convert to Catholicism from the Episcopal Church.


0.50 Linear Feet (1 slim box, 1 photograph album)

Language of Materials



Newspaper clippings, essays. photographs and postrcards collected by Mary Alma Parker.

Source of Acquisition

Received from Mary Alma Parker in 2000.

Method of Acquisition


Accruals and Additions

Subsequent accessions of Mary Alma Parker (including 2008.004) have been consolidated into 2000.007.

Processing Information

Processed by Brian P. Fahey.

Inventory of the Mary Alma Parker 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