CMS 051 documents, through office files, photographs, and published ephemera, activities at Saint Peter’s, a Roman Catholic parish in Los Angeles, California, that since 1961 has been staffed by the Society of Saint Charles-Scalabrinians, an order of male religious organized in 1887 to minister to migrants in transit and in their new homes. The collection focuses on one pastor, Father Louis Donanzan, and his work establishing Casa Italiana, a sociocultural center, and Villa Scalabrini, a home for the elderly.
Series I: Documents Relating to Casa Italiana
Series II: Documents Relating to Villa Scalabrini
Series III: Miscellaneous Photographs
Series IV: Publications