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Good hearts : Catholic sisters in Chicago's past / Suellen Hoy.

Author/Creator:
Hoy, Suellen M.
Publication:
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 242 p., [40] p. of plates : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Nuns -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Church history.
Contents:
Introduction : Catholic sisters in Chicago's past
The journey out : from Ireland to America
Walking nuns : Chicago's Irish Sisters of Mercy
Caring for abandoned women and girls : the Sisters of the Good Shepherd, 1859-1911
The Good Shepherds and the Illinois Technical School for Colored Girls, 1911-53
Missionary sisters in black belt neighborhoods
No color line at Loretto Academy
Marching for racial justice in Chicago in the 1960s.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-216) and index.
ISBN:
0252030575 (cloth : alk. paper)
0252073010 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
61229676
Publisher Number:
9780252030574
9780252073014
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