American Church Vol 1 Ep 1

Saint Louis: The Story of Catholic Evangelization of America’s Heartland
Volume Two: The Lion and the Fourth City
Episode 4: The Nativists & Xenophobia

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Society of the Propagation of the Faith

The Leopoldine Society

Samuel F B Morse

Rev. Robert Baird

Rebecca Reed

Maria Monk: Awful Disclosure of the Hotel Deu Nunnery

St. Louis University

Bishop Francis Patrick Kenrick

Bishop John Hughes


Anti-Irish Riot

1850 Election Riot

Pestilence/Cholera1832, then 1848

Book: Epidemics by Geoffrey Marks and William K. Beatty (1976)

Sister Amelia Ann

Mullanphy Hospital

City Hospital

The Great Fire of 1849