Christian art and symbolism
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Auguste Martin collection
Abstract This collection contains thirty-six linear feet of Martin's personal Catholic image and art research collections. Primary subjects represented in the collection include Catholic art history, the Blessed Virgin Mary, events in the life of Jesus, and Catholic saints. Materials include holy cards, clippings, pamphlets, photographs, handwritten notes, and ephemera. The collection primarily documents Martin's research interest in Catholic art history (generally classical art depicting Mary,...
Dates: circa 1850-1966; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1940
Found in: University Libraries / Auguste Martin collection
Treasure Chest comic book collection
The Pflaum Publishing Company began the publication of the Treasure Chest of Fun and Fact, a Catholic comic book, in 1946. Most of the stories promoted themes of faith, family, and patriotism and related to sports, school, and Saints. Contributors included Frank Borth, Bob Powell, and Reed Crandall.
Dates: 1946 - 1972