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GHF buys Bishop’s Palace from archdiocese - The Galveston County Daily News : Local News

July 28, 2014

GHF buys Bishop’s Palace from archdiocese

Posted: Tuesday, July 23, 2013 12:05 am | Updated: 12:16 am, Tue Jul 23, 2013.

GALVESTON — Galveston Historical Foundation closed Friday on the purchase of the 1892 Bishop’s Palace from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, an official said Monday.

The foundation was still a little short of the $3 million needed to buy the mansion at 1402 Broadway, but could come with what it needed though normal fundraising and had suspended a campaign aimed at gathering contributions for the purchase, Dwayne Jones, foundation executive director, said.

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