Picture of Father Cooney's Military Field Mass, during the Civil War of 1861-1865. Father Cooney was a member of Congregation of the Holy Cross C.S.C.
Donor: E. W. J. Lindesmith
Documentation: Card has reference to a magazine article and information about the picture said to be coming for Sr. Mary Leonette of Oldenburg; Catholic University Museum Accession Register.
Sword with scabbard. Label on the scabbard states, "U.S. 1861, Civil War? Provenance unknown."
Donor: Identified either as Fr. Lindesmith or Rev. Mother Butin
Documentation: Catholic University Museum Accession Register.