Our Canal Heritage

A DVD presentation.
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Our Canal Heritage DVD
The First Catholic Church in Joliet, Illinois
The First Chicago Church Records, 1833-44
St. James at Sag Bridge Catholic Church and Cemetery
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Our Canal Heritage,
a Legacy of Faith

A DVD Production by Nancy C. Thornton

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The 25-minute DVD presentation, “Our Canal Heritage,” introduces the legacy of early pioneer Catholic priests who ministered to the Irish workers along the Illinois and Michigan Canal. It includes the history of St. James at Sag Bridge Catholic Church and Cemetery, near Lemont, Illinois, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Note: The Our Canal Heritage DVD is produced on DVD-R media which plays in most DVD players and computer DVD drives or so called Superdrives. Click HERE for a list of DVD players and compatibility notes.

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