The first Sisters of Mercy arrived in the United States from Ireland in 1843
A very seldom-seen photo of St. Therese of Lisieux as a novice, standing in the courtyard at Le Carmel monastery. Taken in 1889.
Sisters Mary Marisa, Mary Alexia, Mary Claver and Mary Magdelida, Sisters of Notre Dame, Toledo Province crossing the Waghi River in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea, shortly after arriving to establish a mission in 1961. #HistoryNun #NCSW http://www.sndtoledo.org
Sr. Juliana Sienko, holding the TWA, bag on a trip to Europe with Gabriel Richard in 1969. #HistoryNuns #archive #Throwback
Sisters of St. Francis Sylvania, Ohio in 1952 #HistoryNun #NCSW http://www.sistersosf.org
The Sisters of the Visitation, La Pocatiere
Mass at Lourdes Grotto at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN, 1928. (Repinned from Sisters of Providence) Such a beautiful picture and to think of how much the campus has changed....