File 29 - Photographs of Vatican II

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CA ON00389 F4-15-2-29


Photographs of Vatican II


  • [between 1962 - 1965] (Creation)

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86 photographs : col. ; 35 mm

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File consists of 86 slides featuring photographs taken at the Vatican II Council, most likely taken by Nouwen. The Second Vatican Council began on October 11, 1962, and closed on December 8, 1965. Photographs feature St. Peter's Basilica in Rome, including two photographs taken outside in St. Peter's Square. The photographs show the many people seated inside the Basilica during the Council, and also show the Pope and other Bishops and Cardinals. There are a few photographs taken during a break, including a photograph of a refreshments stand. Included in the file is one photograph of Nouwen inside an office.

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See item level description for P5186 for photograph of Nouwen.

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