Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Golden Jubilee of Bishop Thomas F. Lillis at Convention Hall

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Photograph of the crowd at Convention Hall attending the Golden Jubilee of Bishop Thomas F. Lillis. Caption: "THE GREAT THRONG for which Convention hall was inadequate listening to the sermon delivered by Archbishop John J. Glennon of St. Louis, who may be seen at extreme right. In the subsanctuary, facing at right angles to the speaker, are the threescore bishops and archbishops who attended the ceremony."

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Date: 
September 22nd 1935
Modern Location: 
220 West 13th Street
Kansas City, MO
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Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City–St. Joseph. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City–St. Joseph.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
Open Parish Files, Box 9
Digital Object Identifier: 
CA-PARISH-OPEN-B009-0040