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African American Catholics: Home

A CRRA subject guide

Welcome to this research guide designed to link visitors to the CRRA website to information about African American Roman Catholics. It will point the user to books and other materials in the Catholic Portal, and will directly link to relevent special collections, both print and electronic, avallable on the Internet. We hope you will find this guide useful.

Photo of Augustine Tolton, the first African American priest. Source: https://chicagocrusader.com/the-cause-for-sainthood-of-father-tolton-advances/


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National Office of Black Catholics

The archives for this important African American Catholic organization is housed at a non-CRRA institution. We are providing a link to the collection because of its importance to the topic.


Collections from CRRA Institutions