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Across God's frontiers : Catholic sisters in the American West, 1850-1920 / Anne M. Butler.

Author/Creator:
Butler, Anne M., 1938-
Publication:
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2012.
Format/Description:
Book
xxi, 424 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Nuns -- United States -- West -- History.
Monasticism and religious orders for women -- United States -- West -- History.
Monastic and religious life of women -- United States -- West -- History.
Catholic Church -- United States -- West -- History.
West (U.S.) -- History.
West (U.S.) -- Church history.
Contents:
Nuns for the West
Travels
The labor
The finances
Contests for control
A woman for the West: Mother Katharine Drexel
Ethnic intersections
Nuns of the West.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780807835654 (cloth : alk. paper)
080783565X (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
778990721