Monsignor James A. Carter papers, 1920-2016, undated
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Brief Description: This collection contains the personal and professional papers of Monsignor James A. Carter, a Roman Catholic priest.  The personal papers include photographs and newspaper articles regarding Carter’s family; his ordination as a deacon and a priest; papal honors; and miscellaneous newspaper articles in which Carter appears.  The professional papers contain information regarding the death of Bishop David Thompson; Christ Our King, the parish in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, in which Carter served as pastor; his position as vicar general; retirement; and published writings.
Held at:
Catholic Diocese of Charleston Archives
114 Broad St. - Rear Building
P.O. Box 818
Charleston, SC 29402
Phone: 843-724-8372
Fax: 843-724-6387
Email: bfahey [at]
Record Series Number: A/03/1060
Created by: Carter, James A., 1939-
Volume: 0.42 Linear Feet
Acquired: 01/06/2017.

I. Personal papers

II. Professional papers

Access Restrictions: Open for research.
Subject Index
Catholic Church -- South Carolina -- Clergy
Catholic Church -- United States -- Clergy
Catholics -- South Carolina -- Charleston
Ordination (Liturgy)
Priests -- South Carolina
Thompson, David B.
Vicars-general -- South Carolina
Genres/Forms of Material
Clippings (information artifacts)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: The Diocese of Charleston makes no representation that it is the owner of any copyright or other literary property in the materials contained in its archives. In providing access to or permitting the reproduction of any such materials, the Diocese of Charleston does not assume any responsibility for determining the nature of any rights, ownership or interest therein; nor for obtaining the appropriate permissions to publish or use; nor for determining the nature of any liabilities (for defamation and invasion of privacy) that may arise from any publication or use. This rests entirely with the researcher.
Acquisition Notes: Received from Monsignor James Carter, January 2017  Gift.
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PreferredCitation: [identification of item], Monsignor James A. Carter papers, Diocese of Charleston Archives, Charleston, SC.