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Unveiling of the Statue of Father
On October 10, 1899 crowds gathered at Saint Michael's
Church in Loretto to witness the unveiling of the life-sized statue of Father
Demetrius Augustine Gallitzin standing on top of the monument surmounting his
tomb by Mrs. Charles Schwab.
|The moment prior to the
unveiling of the statue of Father Gallitzin by Mrs. Charles M. Schwab
||An overview of the crowds
in front of Saint Michael Church on the day of the ceremony
|Band from Duquesne PA walks
||People walk down Saint Mary
Street in Loretto on their way to the ceremony
|The interior of Saint
Michael Church, decorated for the ceremony. This was the third
church in Loretto
||Waiting on the special
train from Pittsburgh to Loretto