Events in Antebellum Catholic history–intellectual

Religious Social Political

New England (ME-NH-VT-RI-CT-MA)

Conversion of Orestes Brownson * Founding of Boston College * The Pilot founded

Atlantic (NY-NJ-PA-DE-MD-WV-DC)

Christian Brothers arrive * Paulists founded * Founding of Fordham University


Founding of Spring Hill College * United States Catholic Miscellany published

Great Lakes (OH-MI-WI-IL-IN)

Purcell-Campbell Debate


Founding of St. Louis University

Mountain West (MT-ID-WY-CO-UT-NV)


Pacific Northwest (WA-OR-AK)


Southwest (TX-CA-AZ-NM-HI)

Founding of Santa Clara University