immaculate conception

Immaculate Conception

Immaculate Conception, Newport

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In 1955, the Church of the Immaculata published a souvenir folder
of postcards to celebrate it's  centennial.  Those are the nine images below.

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Church of the
 Immaculate Conception
 The Church
Church of the
 Immaculate Conception
 The Convent
Church of the
 Immaculate Conception
 The Interior

 

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Church of the Immaculate
 Conception,  The Rectory

 

Church of the Immaculate
Conception, The School
(There are other views of the school
on our Newport Schools page)

 

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The Most Reverend
William T. Malloy, D.D.,
Bishop of Covington
The Right Reverend
Monsignor Gerhard H.
Geisen, P.A. Pastor 
Reverend Owen
Patrick Gleeson,
Assistant Pastor
Reverend Allen J.
Meier, Assistant Pastor

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In 1949, Immaculate Conception published a booklet celebrating the silver anniversary
 of Father Gerhard H. Geisen's at the church.  It had the following images:  

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Looking southeast at
 Central and Fifth
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 Convent
Convent Chapel

 

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Teaching Faculty
Names are here.
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School
Interior of
Immaculate Conception

Ad's in Father Geisen's Anniversary Booklet included full pages from the Yorkshire Club, Latin Quarter,
Glenn Rendezvous, Beverly Hills, Club Flamingo, the West Side Cafe, and the Merchant's Club.

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The Rev. Paul Ryan published a comprehensive history of the
Covington Diocese in 1954. His history had special sections on each
of the churches in the Diocese. Immaculate Conception's here
In 1926, the US Census Bureau counted church denominations
  and their members.  The Newport results are here.
The last mass at Immaculate Conception was at high
noon on August 3, 1969.
The church faced north, on fifth, between Central and Columbia.  
The rectory was to the immediate west of the church, on 5th. 
The school was on Central, in back of the rectory, and across an alley.

 

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Interior of Immaculate Conception
1937 Flood

 

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This is a small section of a 1910 Sanborn Fire map, which will show you
where the various pieces of Immaculate Conception were.

To learn how to see *all* of the Sanborn maps, go here.

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