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Fox, James D. (fl. 1902) [Clerical copy of the resolutions sent to President Theodore Roosevelt concerning to the Friar Lands].

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01625.07 Author/Creator: Fox, James D. (fl. 1902) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Document signed Date: 13 July 1902 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Also with the clerical signatures of John Sullivan, John Vance, Thomas P. Cullen, and William Brennan. Protests the banishment from the Philippines of the friars now doing God's work there. Notes that a copy of the resolutions was mailed to President Roosevelt and another was sent to the archdiocese. Signed as members of the Holy Name Society, Branch of St. Catherine of Sienna, at the Church of St. Catherine of Sienna in the City of New York.

People: Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Keywords/Subjects: Religion, Catholicism, President, Government and Civics, Asia, Land Transaction, Spanish American War, Global History and US Foreign Policy, Progressive Era, Vice President

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