VERDIER, Jean Cardinal (1864-1940)
PLEASE VISIT spiritusrarities.com for particulars. French cardinal; archbishop of Paris. ALS – Autograph Letter Signed, 2.25 pages on heraldic crested stationery, 1938. In French. Addressed to a noble lady.Some ink bleed on the third panel of page three, not affecting handwriting. Folds and in need to minor conservation. Overall nice example.
VON PREYSING, Conrad Cardinal (1880 – 1950)
WILLEBRANDS, Jan Cardinal (1909-2006)
Dutch cardinal; president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity; archbishop of Utrecht. Willebrands was central to the increased ecumenism of the Church in the second half of the 20th century; considered papabile at the two conclaves of 1978. SIG – Signed and dated biglietto Rome 30 July 1969. Nice example. Accompanied by a […]
WUERL, Donald Cardinal (1940- )
American cardinal; archbishop-emeritus of Washington, DC; (replaced by Archbishop Wilton Gregory in May 2019). Former Auxiliary Bishop of Pittsburgh and Seattle. DS – Document Signed: his personal calling card bearing his full-color heraldic crest. Signed in black marker pen. Accompanied by a small color reprint image.