Parish Records

Parish Records

CHURCH OF SAINT JOACHIM (NEW YORK, NY) RECORDS, 1888-1959
This collection contains the records dating from 1889-1945 of the Church of Saint Joachim located in lower Manhattan. The records reflect the Italian immigrant community of the church and contains vital records, meeting minutes, correspondence, financial records, activities of religious societies, and other materials.

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ST. JOSEPH’S CHURCH (Chinatown, NY) RECORDS, 1908-1975
The records of the church consist of materials documenting parish life from 1908-1979, with the bulk dating from the 1920s-1930s. The material also reflects the activities of the parochial school. Many of the records consist of general correspondence and bills, as well as photographs from the dedication of the convent in 1958. The collection also contains weekly bulletins issued to parishioners attending Sunday Mass, small booklets, sermon and play manuscripts, newspaper clippings, and prayer cards.

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