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Sister Mary Benet McKinney Papers

 Fonds
Identifier: BEN

Scope and Content

Correspondence, clippings, and publications of Sister Mary Benet McKinney, including The New Sister (1969); correspondence, reports, minutes, and clippings from the School Study Commission, 1970-1971; minutes, correspondence, reports, and office files from the Urban Apostolate of the Sisters, 1963-1976; and subject files representing the activities and interests of Sister Mary Benet McKinney, OSB; also related photographs.

Dates

  • 1963-1978.

Creator

Language of Materials

English.

Conditions Governing Access

Contractual restrictions may apply.

Background

Sister Mary Benet McKinney (baptismal name Patricia McKinney) was a Benedictine nun, educator, civil rights activist, founder of the Chicago Urban Apostolate of the Sisters, and chair of the Personnel Task Force of the Archdiocese of Chicago School Study Commission.

Extent

7 linear feet.

Title
Sister Mary Benet McKinney Papers
Subtitle
Guide
Author
University of Notre Dame Archives
Date
2011
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Archives Repository

Contact:
607 Hesburgh Library
Notre Dame Indiana 46556 United States
(574) 631-6448