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The Saint Anthony Guild periodical collection

Identifier: A-02-2007.008

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of an incomplete series (18 issues) of the newspaper The Saint Anthony Guild from 1900-1912.  The paper was based in Florence and circulated in the Pee Dee area of South Carolina, especially Georgetown. With Bishop Harry Northrop's permission, Rev. Charles Dubois Wood began the publication in October 1899. It is unclear when the paper discontinued. Editor: Francis C. Clark; associate editor: Joseph Barbot. Some issues appear as special editions. "A quarterly illustrated messenger devoted to religion, literature and art, in behalf of the chapels, mass stations and school attached to St. Anthony's Southern Missions, Florence, S.C." Description based on: Vol. 4, no. 15 (Dec./Jan./Feb. 1904); title from cover.


  • Created: 1900-1912


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.


3.00 oversize_folders (18 issues)

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Quarterly illustrated periodical produced in Florence, South Carolia.

Arrangement Note

Arranged chronologically by issue number and date.

Physical Access Requirements

Materials are fragile.

Technical Access Requirements

Microfilm copeis available for use.

Custodial History

Unknown provenance.

Source of Acquisition

Found in collection.

Existence and Location of Originals

Microfilm copies available.

Related Materials

For more information on mission activities in the Pee Dee region for the time period, see Monsignor Charles D. Woods in priest subject files and see parish files for Florence and Georgetown.

Processing Information

Processed by Brian P. Fahey in September 2009.

Inventory of the The Saint Anthony Guild periodical 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