Dohan (Edward George), O.S.A. records

The Edward G. Dohan Papers consist of correspondence and press mentions.

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spelling VUA_2_17Dohan (Edward George), O.S.A. recordsGuide to Edward George Dohan, O.S.A. records VUA.2.17Finding aid prepared by Rev. Dennis J. Gallagher, OSA and revised by Beaudry Rae AllenVillanova University Archives2018Falvey Library800 E Lancaster AveVillanova, PABusiness Number: 610-519-4133archives@villanova.eduURL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2023-12-04 16:11:32 -0500.EnglishDescribing Archives: A Content Standard Villanova University Archives Edward George Dohan, O.S.A., records Dohan, Edward George. VUA.2.17 /repositories/2/resources/58 0.25 Linear feet 3 folders 1910-1917 The Edward G. Dohan Papers consist of correspondence and press mentions. Villanova University Archives English. 1 Preferred Citation note [Item], VUA-2/17 Edward George Dohan, O.S.A. records. Villanova University Archives, Villanova University. Conditions Governing Access note The collection is open for research. Biographical/Historical note Father Edward George Dohan ws born in Troy, New York, in 1870. He entered the Augustinian novitiate at Villanova, Pennsylvania, in 1895, and was ordained by Archbishop Patrick John Ryan in 1899. He was stationed on Staten Island, New York, until 1906. Having from there, in 1905, established a mission in the Bronx, New York, he in the following year became pastor there of the newly established church of Saint Nicholas of Tolentine. The Edward G. Dohan Papers consist of correspondence and press mentions. Father Dohan was appointed President of Villanova College in 1910 and held that position until 1918, after which he became Rector of Saint Joseph's in Greenwich, New York. From 1920 to 1926, he was in charge of Our Mother of Good Counsel parish, and of the Augustinian Academy, on Staten Island, New York. Father Dohan thus became the first Rector of the Academy, (school for Augustinian Postulants) when it was moved from Villanova to Staten Island. He also remained its first Rector when it ws moved from Austin Place to Grimes Hill on Staten Island. Later he served at Greenwich and Troy, New York. Father Dohan died in Troy on 16 January 1936 at the age of 66. He is buried there in Saint Augustine's (Saint John's) Cemetery. Works consulted: *Necrology of the Augustinian Provinces of the United States of America (revised, May 2000) Conditions Governing Use note For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact Distinctive Collections staff. Scope and Contents note The Edward G. Dohan Papers consist of correspondence and press mentions. The Correspondence deals with academic accreditation and free scholarship competition. The newspaper articles deal with articles on Fr. Edward G. Dohan being installed as the President of the College. There is one article on the Villanova Association. Villanova University. Presidents. I. Correspondence/repositories/2/archival_objects/22727Academic accreditation/repositories/2/archival_objects/227291910-191216Free Scholarship competition/repositories/2/archival_objects/22730191117II. Press mentions/repositories/2/archival_objects/22728English.Newspaper clippings/repositories/2/archival_objects/227311910-191718
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Villanova University. Presidents.
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