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Sisters of Saint Clare, Saginaw Records

 Fonds
Identifier: OSC

Scope and Content

Chronicles, 1990-2014, with the original handwritten version, and scanned and printed versions; files documenting the foundation process, 1989-2003; papers of sisters Bernardone Reining, Laurene Burns, Dianne Doughty, and Laura Hammel; newspaper articles, 1997-2014; and photographs.

Dates

  • Creation: 1918-2014.

Creator

Language of Materials

English.

Legal Status

Private

Conditions Governing Access

Governed by contract.

Background

The Poor Clares were founded in 1212 by St Clare of Assisi. In 1991 Bishop Kenneth Untener invited these Poor Clares to come to Saginaw from their home monastery in Minnesota.

Extent

1.3 linear feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by the Sisters of Saint Clare, Saginaw, Michigan.

Legal Status

Private

Title
Sisters of Saint Clare, Saginaw Records
Subtitle
Guide
Author
University of Notre Dame Archives
Date
2016
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