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Bishop Joseph Mark McShea Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: DSU-Trexler-42

Scope and Contents

This collection holds materials related to Bishop Joseph Mark McShea, who was the first Bishop of Allentown, and who founded Allentown College of St. Francis de Sales, from 1920-2009. The contents include documents and photographs including Vatican II documents, correspondences, biographical information on Bishop McShea, and photo albums that illustrate his time as Bishop, his time at Allentown College, various events, and family photos.


  • Majority of material found within 1920-2009


10.9 Linear Feet (8 oversized boxes, 10 flat archival boxes, 4 scrapbooks on shelves.)

Language of Materials