Recollections of My Life and Reflections on Times and Events During It: A Memoir by Father W. J. Howlett

Bishop Flaget is installed in his new diocese

"St. Thomas was not impressive in its looks but it did impressive work. Its opening day in Kentucky was June 11, 1811, the day Bishop Flaget was installed in his new diocese that embraced Kentucky, Tennessee and the West and Northwest from the eastern boundary of Ohio to the unexplored regions of the unnamed territories beyond the Mississippi."

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