Classes opened on this day for Sacred Heart College in San Francisco. Although it bore the designation of “college,” the curriculum in the early years was actually a combined grammar and high school, with a junior college department attached.
Oral interview by Bro. Joe Grabenstein of Jennifer Sturm (Archivist, San Francisco-New Orleans District), Dec. 17, 2018. See also Bro. Angelus Gabriel, The Christian Brothers in the United States 1848-1948: A Century of Catholic Education (NY: McMullen, 1948) p. 396. See also Bro. Ronald Isetti, Called to the Pacific (Moraga, CA: St. Mary’s College, 1979).