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Archive of the Month: Catholic Lay Support for Polish Exiles after the Second World War (Ushaw College Archives)

This month Jonathan Bush outlines the Newman Associations, whose archives are now held in Ushaw College Library, initiatives in aiding Polish Catholic migrants in the 1940s-60s.

The photo is of a letter from F. R. MacGinnis to L. P. R. Roche highlighting the difficulties of importing material goods into Poland.

Piranesi exhibition at Blairs Museum

Mary McHugh, Archivist for the Archdiocese of Glasgow, has contributed this months' blog post on the Piranesi exhibition at Blairs Museum. It emphasises the range and breadth of Catholic Heritage, and focuses on a museum this time. It also highlights what can be achieved by working jointly with a diocese.