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Guide to the Immaculata records
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Historical Note
  • Scope and Content Note
  • Arrangement
  • Access
  • Preferred Citation
  • Custodial History
  • Processing Information
  • Index Terms

  • Overview of the Collection

    Title: Immaculata records
    Date (inclusive): 1948-1986
    Collection number: usda052
    Creator: University of San Diego
    Extent: 1 box, (.5 linear feet)
    Repository: University of San Diego, Archives and Special Collections
    Copley Library
    5998 Alcalá Park
    San Diego, CA 92110
    Abstract: This collection includes correspondence and historical information about the church of The Immaculata located on the University of San Diego campus.
    Languages: English

    Historical Note

    The church of The Immaculata was dedicated on May 5, 1959. It was the main chapel of the University of San Diego and the Immaculate Heart Seminary as well as the Parish Church for the Linda Vista and Southern Clairemont communities. Architect Frank Hope designed the building and L.J. Ninteman was the contractor. In the Summer of 1970, ownership of the church transferred from the University of San Diego to the Diocese of San Diego. It remains as the parish for Alcalá Park and the surrounding community.

    Scope and Content Note

    This collection includes records of the church of The Immaculata located on the University of San Diego campus. Records include building contracts, funding information, parish profiles, event information, and operational correspondence.


    These records remain in the order in which they were found.


    This collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    [Folder Title], Box # Folder #, Immaculata records, Copley Library, University of San Diego, Archives and Special Collections.

    Custodial History

    This is an artificial subject collection likely gathered by former archivist/historian Raymond Brandes.

    Processing Information

    This collection was processed by Ashley Toutain in March 2020.

    Index Terms

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Immaculata Church (San Diego, Calif.)
    University of San Diego
    Catholic Church. Diocese of San Diego (Calif.)

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    San Diego (Calif.)