Letter from John F. Kennedy to Sister Madeleva: Letter from U.S. Senator John F. Kennedy to Sister Madeleva apologizing for his cancellation of an April 6, 1960 visit to Saint Mary’s during his run for the Presidency.
Letter from C.S. Lewis to Sister Madeleva: Letter from C.S. Lewis to Sister Madeleva thanking her for kind words extended to him regarding the health of his wife.
Birthday poem from Sister Madeleva to Clare Booth Luce, American Ambassador to Italy: Birthday poem sent from Sister Madeleva to Clare Booth Luce, the American Ambassador to Italy.
Nun with cross profession holy card: A small gelatin silver print of a habited nun kneeling before the cross. The cross is surrounded by clouds and light, and is adorned with a reed branch, a crown of thorns, a spear, and an eucharistic chalice. An angel is placing a crown of stars on the nun’s …
Sisters of St. Dominic 1989-1994: Statement of Sister Rose.
“Prayer to St. Scholastica,” Calligraphy and illustration by Mother Elizabeth Strange for Sister Mary Scholastica Murto: Mother Elizabeth Strange was one of the original seven Sisters of Mercy to arrive in the United States in 1843. This holy card was created between 1879 and 1900.
The crucified Jesus hangs on a cross. Below the cross is an open Bible and a set of rosary beads. The background has flowers and clouds. The edges of the card have embossed gold filigrees. The back of the card has an …
Letters of Protest: Letter to President Ford, from Sister Rose.