Statue of Pope Leo XIII

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Title

Statue of Pope Leo XIII

Description

Pope Leo XIII, who served from 1878 to 1903, was very interested in higher education. He was therefore very receptive to a proposal submitted by the American bishops in 1884 that a Catholic university be founded in the U.S.

Date

ca. 1896

Citation

“Statue of Pope Leo XIII,” Digital Exhibits, accessed June 24, 2024, https://cuexhibits.wrlc.org/items/show/612.