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Monsieur Jean-Fracois de Gondi, Archbishop of Paris, 17th century print

Daughter of Charity, Holy Card, Mid-19th century

The purpose of establishing a Vincentiana area within Special Collections and Archives is to build a wide-ranging material culture collection that illustrates popular and day-to-day aspects of Vincentian spirituality, life and mission and complements the other Vincentian collections from research and curricular perspectives.

French medal produced to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the death of St. Vincent de Paul, 1960


These items include, but are not limited to: postcards, medals, relics, holy cards, maps, brochures, yearbooks, pamphlets, magazines, photographs, statues, commemorative items, paintings, prints, manuscripts and other institutional and personal memorabilia.