Introduction
1510-1606
Friars From Spain Preaching Justice


1526-1825
Early Dominican Friars in North America.


1804-1822
Dominican
Foundations
in Kentucky



1818-1860
Dominican Expansion in
the West



1853-1869
Dominican Mission to Immigrants


1867-1900
Beginnings
in the Second Half Century



1900-1939
Early Foundations in the Twentieth Century


1939-1968
New Developments for New Needs, 1939-1968


1968-2001
Vatican II
Reform and
Beyond
 
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CREDITS: The timeline is based primarily on the contents of THE ORDER OF PREACHERS IN THE UNITED STATES, edited by Mary Nona McGreal O.P. and published by Editions du Signe of Strasbourg. Vol. I, Dominicans at Home in a Young Nation: 1786-1865, published in 2001, is available from PROJECT OPUS, 5082 W. Jackson Blvd. Chicago, IL 60644

Another source is the article by M.N.McGreal in the Encyclopedia of American Catholic History, requested by Michael Glazier and published by the Liturgical Press, Collegeville, MN. The original content of the book and article has been edited and adapted into a time-line format using photos and other resources on the web.
 


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