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Mass engagement ceremony at St. Joseph's Oratory; Montreal; saw 118 brides and their husbands-to-be pledge to try to make their married lives a success and rear their children in atmosphere of Christianity. The unique ceremony was conducted by Archbishop Charbonneau who blessed the engagement rings and heard the pledges Open in full size

Mass engagement ceremony at St. Joseph's Oratory; Montreal; saw 118 brides and their husbands-to-be pledge to try to make their married lives a success and rear their children in atmosphere of Christianity. The unique ceremony was conducted by Archbishop Charbonneau who blessed the engagement rings and heard the pledges

Picture, 1948, English

Mass engagement ceremony at St. Joseph's Oratory; Montreal; saw 118 brides and their husbands-to-be pledge to try to make their married lives a success and rear their children in atmosphere of Christianity. The unique ceremony was conducted by Archbishop Charbonneau who blessed the engagement rings and heard the pledges

Picture, 1948, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Quebec - Montreal - Churches

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0105668f