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Title: El Arzobispo de Santafé de Bogotá
Creator: Herrán, Antonio, 1797-1868
Publication Info: Cartagena : Imprenta de Nicolás Gómez, April 23, 1864.
Physical Details: 30 x 21 4/10 cm [folded, 4 pages]

Summary: Antonio Herrán, Archbishop of Bogotá, responds to a recently published article signed by President Tomás Cipriano de Mosquera that attacks the church
Historical Notes: At the time of writing, President Tomás C. Mosquera ran an anticlerical campaign as part of his efforts to distance New Granada from its colonial past by severing the connections between church and state. Mosquera who led rebel forces during Liberal Civl War came to power by overthrowing the previous Conservative government, which had supported the Catholic Church as a means of maintaing moral order in New Granadian society. Bushnell, David. The Making of Modern Colombia : A Nation in Spite of Itself. Berkeley: Univ. of California Press, 1993.

Subject(s): Catholic Church -- Colombia -- Clergy
Church and state -- Colombia -- Bogotá
Church and state -- Colombia -- History -- 19th century
Mosquera, T. C. de (Tomás Cipriano), 1798-1878
Related Items in the Collection: Interim. La cuestión político-relijiosa

Type: Broadside
Language: Spanish
Format: JPG
PDF - Color
Donor: Helguera, J. León
Collection: Helguera, J. León Collection
Institution: Vanderbilt University
Accession Number: B00576
Record Number: 434