CYCLING Gino Bartali (1914-2000) with Don Ermelindo Viganò (1906-1985), the first Rector of the Sanctuary of the Madonna del Ghisallo, the patron saint of cyclists in Italy. The Madonna del Ghisallo is particularly revered by cyclists, and on the initiative of Fr Viganò autumn of 1948 a votive torch, blessed by the pope, was brought from Rome to the sanctuary by a relay team of cyclists of the last two torchbearers were Bartali and Coppi ; Bartali read during the ceremony the act of consecration. Pope Pius XII proclaimed the Madonna del Ghisallo universal patron of cyclists in the following year. Photographic postcard. Ace, 1948.

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title: GINO BARTALI WITH FATHER RECTOR OF THE SANCTUARY

subject date: 2014-09-23

caption: CYCLING Gino Bartali (1914-2000) with Don Ermelindo Viganò (1906-1985), the first Rector of the Sanctuary of the Madonna del Ghisallo, the patron saint of cyclists in Italy. The Madonna del Ghisallo is particularly revered by cyclists, and on the initiative of Fr Viganò autumn of 1948 a votive torch, blessed by the pope, was brought from Rome to the sanctuary by a relay team of cyclists of the last two torchbearers were Bartali and Coppi ; Bartali read during the ceremony the act of consecration. Pope Pius XII proclaimed the Madonna del Ghisallo universal patron of cyclists in the following year. Photographic postcard. Ace, 1948.

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