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Title: Carta de un seminarista a los sacerdotes de la Arquidiócesis de Bogotá
Creator: F.P.
Publication Info: Bogotá : s.n., December 02, 1852.
Physical Details: 22 5/10 x 18 5/10 cm; 32 5/10 x 22 5/10 cm

Summary: Author F.P. a seminarian writes to the priests of the archbishop expressing his support and admiration, rejecting in detail the claims of the widely read article "El arzobispo ante la nación" by M. Fernández Saavedra, a critic of the Archbishop and his poliitcal connections.
Historical Notes: Manuel Fernández Saavedra was a canon known for his bombastic speeches and publications. He was best known for the "El arzobispo ante la Nación" published on 1852, in which he accused J.M. Mosquera of being appointed Archbishop only because of his brother Tómas Cipriano de Mosquera's political connections. Salcedo Martinez, Jorge Enrique. Las vicisitudes de los jesuitas en Colombia: hacia una historia de la Compañía de Jesús, 1844-1861. Primera edición. Bogotá, D.C.: Editorial Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 2014.

Subject(s): Catholic Church -- Colombia -- Clergy
Church and state -- Colombia -- Bogotá
Church and state -- Colombia -- History -- 19th century
Mosquera, Manuel José, 1800-1853
Fernández Saavedra, José Manuel, 1796-1877
Related Items in the Collection: Epistola a Manuel Fernandez Saavedra

Type: Broadside
Language: Spanish
Format: JPG
PDF - Color
Donor: Helguera, J. León
Collection: Helguera, J. León Collection
Institution: Vanderbilt University
Accession Number: B00162
Record Number: 420