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Sisters of Saint Clare, Saginaw Records

1918-2014.

Origination : Sisters of Saitn Clare, Saginaw, Michigan
Extent : 1.3 linear feet
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
English.

Legal Status

Private

Administrative Information

Governed by contract.

Source

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

Preferred Citation

Sisters of Saint Clare, Saginaw Records (OSC), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

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.

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.

Index

Sisters of Saint Clare (Saginaw, Mich.)
Poor Clares


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