Novices Studying: Photograph (9.25 x 7). During their “Canonical Year,” novices intently study vows and the Rule of the Sisters of Mercy.
Sister Irene Kutsky, ceramics professor.
Nuns get polio shots: More than 4,500 nuns in the Archdiocese of New York receive polio shots, 1945.
“Mother Francis Warde Returning to Pittsburg from Chicago,” Watercolor: Illustration, (water color and ink, 5 x 7.25), depicting Mother Frances Warde’s return to Pittsburgh after founding the Chicago Community of the Sisters of Mercy in 1846.
Unidentified Sister and boy, St. Paul’s Orphanage, Crafton, Pennsylvania: Photograph (5 x 7). The Sisters of Mercy operated St. Paul’s Orphanage in Pittsburgh from 1846 until its closing in 1965.
Mother Madeline Clary, English professor and class advisor, and students
Letters of Protest: Letter to President Ford, from Sister Rose.
Educational TV, New York: Nun uses television as teaching aid in Science class.
Brooklyn Catholic Charities First American Congress of Social Concern (Item 616B): Nun delivers presentation on “The Pastoral Circle.”