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Sister Mary Benet Papers

1963-1978.

Origination : Benet, Mary.
Extent : 7 linear feet.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
English.

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

Sister Mary Benet Papers (BEN), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence, clippings, and publications of Sister Mary Benet, 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, OSB; also related photographs.

Background

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.

Index

Benet, Mary, OSB.
Civil rights.
Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Chicago (Ill.). School Study Commission.
Urban Apostolate of the Sisters
New sister.
Letters.
Clippings.
School boards -- United States.

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