Office of the Vicar for Religious records
Scope and Contents
This collection contains administrative records and religious personnel files created by the Vicar for Religious for the Diocese of Charleston. Administrative records include contracts for religious, meeting handouts for religious organizations, and policies. Religious in South Carolina records include contracts, correspondence, and other personnel file material.
- Created: 1987-2012, undated
- Other: Majority of material found in 1997-2001
- Other: Date acquired: 08/05/2013
- Sullivan, Bridget, 1938- (Person)
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 vicar for religious serves as the bishop’s representative to the religious men and women serving in the Diocese of Charleston. He or she works as the bishop's liaison by attending diocesan, national, and international gatherings regarding issues affecting religious life and ministries. The vicar for religious also assists the religious men and women in the diocese with their various needs such as housing placement, negotiating contracts, and arranging employment.
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1.25 Linear Feet (3 document boxes)
Language of Materials
Adminstrative records and religious personnel files created by the Office of the Vicar for Religious.
Source of Acquisition
Received from Sister Bridget Sullivan in August 2013 and April 2017.
Method of Acquisition
Accruals and Additions
Received from Sister Bridget Sullivan in April 2017.
Processed by Melissa Bronheim, November 2014
- Administrative records Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Correspondence Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Monasticism and religious orders Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Inventory of the Office of the Vicar for Religious records
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
Part of the Catholic Diocese of Charleston Archives Repository
114 Broad Street
Charleston SC 29401 US