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1) Exact spot of the apparition. July 18-19, 1830 The armchair in which the Blessed Mother say was placed here 2) Statue of Our Blessed Lady with a golden globe, erected at the very place where the Miraculous Medal was revealed to St. Catherine on November 27, 1830 at 5:30 in the evening. 3) Armchair in which the Blessed Virgin say for two hours on the night of July 18-19, 1830. 4) Saint Catherine saw Our Blessed Lady radiant here one day during the month of December, 1830. (She did not give the exact date). 5) The fresco which recalls the first apparition, July 18, 1830. 6) Precious Body of St. Catherine Laboure who had the apparitions of our Blessed Lady in this Chapel in 1830. 7) Reliquary containing the heart of St. Vincent de Paul. 8) Shrine of St. Louise de Marillac, co-Foundress with St. Vincent de Paul of the Daughters of Charity.

Physical Description

One black and white postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Filles de la Charité de St. Vincent de Paul at 140, rue du bac in Paris, France.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1967-05-07

Sender

Esther [Paris, France]

Recipient

Mother Aimee Rossi [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Dear Aimee – We visited this holy chapel yesterday. It was truly inspirational. Leave tomorrow for Brussels. Love, Esther

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English, French

Location

France–Île de France–Palais-Bourbon

Publisher

Filles de la Charité de St. Vincent de Paul

Publisher Series

8b

Date Issued

1908-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

15 X 10.5 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

French Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

District 7-38

Date Digitized

2013-07-19

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\France\Ile de France\District7-38A

Image File Size

266 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

7e Arrondissement (Paris, France), Chapels, Altars, Tombs & sepulchral monuments, Labouré, Catherine, ǂc Saint, 1806-1876

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