Saint Peters History

The Jesuits and the Beginning of Saint Peter's College

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A booklet written for the students, alumni, and friends of Saint Peter's College. The first three chapters provide background material on the Jesuits, on their early work in the United States, and on the history of Jersey City. Chapter IV deals with the actual founding of St. Peter's and the beginning of classes in 1878. Chapter V provides some biographical information about the Jesuits who were connected with the college in these early years.

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