Pope John XXIII

A selection.

Rome Hails New Pope

Rome Hails New Pope (1958)

Pope John XXIII is elected in the Vatican.

Pope John Crowned

Pope John Crowned (1958)

Pope John XXIII is crowned with massive ceremony in Rome.

Pope Visits Prisoners

Pope Visits Prisoners (1959)

Pope XXIII visits prisoners at Rome jail.

Rome - Helicopter At Vatican

Rome - Helicopter At Vatican (1959)

Pope John XXIII blesses a helicopter in the Vatican courtyard.

Pope Visits The Vatican Grottos

Pope Visits The Vatican Grottos (1959)

Pope John XXIII prays in the Vatican Grottos.

Macmillan Has Audience With The Pope

Macmillan Has Audience With The Pope (1960)

Harold Macmillan and Alec Douglas-Home meet Pope John XXIII in the Vatican.

Pope Takes The Train

Pope Takes The Train (1962)

Pope John XXIII takes a train journey to Loreto to visit a shrine.

World Mourns Pope John

World Mourns Pope John (1963)

World mourns dead of the Pope John XXIII