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    • Mother Willibalda Scherbauer, OSB, St. Joseph, Minesota

    • 1860?
    • Orgins of St. Benedict's Monastery (convent), St. Joseph, Minnesota. Mother Willibalda Scherbauer, OSB, led four sisters and two candidates, ranging in age from 18 to 26, from St. Marys, Pennslyvania, to the Midwest frontier (St. Cloud, Minnesota)...
    • Saint Benedict's Monastery
    • Portrait of Sister Scholastica Kerst, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1878
    • An 1878 photograph of Sister Scholastica Kerst in the St. Benedict's convent habit. Catherine (Sister, later Mother Scholastica) Kerst (1847-1911) was born in Meuringen, Prussia, and came to St. Paul, MN, in 1852 with her parents. She entered the...
    • St. Scholastica Monastery
    • Portrait of Sister Alexia Kerst, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1885
    • An 1885 photograph of Sister Alexia (Mary Martha) Kerst (1856-1916), the sister of Mother Scholastica. She was born in St. Paul, MN, and entered St. Benedict's Convent in St. Joseph, MN, in 1878. She was the first administrator of St. Alexius...
    • St. Scholastica Monastery
    • Sisters who taught in various schools in Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1885
    • Schools in north-central Minnesota (1871-1909). Some of the sisters teaching in Duluth before the separation of the Duluth sisters from St. Benedict's in St. Joseph are identified as follows. Top Row - left to right: S. Catherine Siefner,...
    • Saint Benedict's Monastery
    • Graduates of St. Joseph's School, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1907
    • Schools in south-central Minnesota (1876-1909). The twenty-three graduates of the year 1906-1907 proudly display their diplomas. While there is no record of the total enrollment for the year 1906-1907, there are records of 14 sisters who lived at...
    • Saint Benedict's Monastery
    • Dedication of land purchased for St. Cloud Hospital, St. Cloud, Minnesota

    • 1916
    • Bishop Joseph Busch with Mother Louise Walz, prioress, and Sisters Priscilla Schmidbauer, plant manager, and Ethelburga Farrell, treasurer, are on the podium dedicating the land purchased for the construction of the St. Cloud Hospital which was...
    • Saint Benedict's Monastery
    • Portrait of Sister Chrysostom Doran, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1924
    • A 1924 photo of Sister Chrysostom (Margaret) Doran (1875-1959, fourth prioress of the Duluth Benedictine Sisters . She was born in New London. WI and started teaching at age 17 and entered the Duluth Benedictines in 1906. In 1919, Bishop...
    • St. Scholastica Monastery
    • Portrait of Sister Agnes Somers, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1930
    • A 1930 photo of Sister Agnes (Catherine) Somers. Born in Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada, in 1875, she entered the Duluth Benedictines in 1900 at the suggestion of her cousin, Sr. Celestine Sullivan. She was instrumental in the creation of the...
    • St. Scholastica Monastery
    • The Mankatonian, Volume 15, Issue 1, September 1903

    • 1903-09
    • The Mankatonian was a monthly magazine published by the students at the Mankato State Normal School from 1891-1913. It was published during the school year and a few summer sessions and included: summaries of school activities (sports, clubs,...
    • University Archives, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato
    • Focus Point (Minneapolis, Minnesota), 1994-10-20

    • 1994-10-20
    • Volume 1, Number 22. Focus Point was published and edited by Craig Lindahl-Urben. It included articles of interest to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) communities of Minnesota, especially the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St....
    • Quatrefoil Library
    • Focus Point (Minneapolis, Minnesota), 1997-01-01

    • 1997-01-01
    • Volume 2, Number 32, Issue 135. Focus Point was published and edited by Craig Lindahl-Urben. It included articles of interest to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) communities of Minnesota, especially the Twin Cities of Minneapolis...
    • Quatrefoil Library
    • History of the Diocese of Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1914
    • This history of the Duluth Diocese of the Catholic Church, which was formed in 1889 and embraced the counties of Aitkin, Becker, Beltrami, Carlton, Cass, Clay, Cook, Crow Wing, Hubbard, Itasca, Kittson, Lake, Marshal, Norman, Pine, Polk, and St....
    • Duluth Public Library

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