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"Views of a Few of the Catholic Institutions of Indiana" photograph album

 Collection — Volume: P079
Identifier: P079

Scope and Contents

This volume is a photograph album of 3 Catholic schools in Indiana: St. Augustine's Academy, St. Mary's Academy, and St. Joseph's College. The photographs range from circa 1889 to circa 1910.


  • circa 1889-1910

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Historical Note

Saint Mary's College is a private, Catholic, women's liberal arts college in Notre Dame, Indiana. It was founded as an academy for young women in 1844 by the Sisters of the Holy Cross. Saint Mary's College grew out of the academy. ----- Saint Augustine's Academy was the first Catholic school in Fort Wayne in 1846. In 1938, it merged with the all-boys school, Central Catholic High School, and continued on in that name. Central Catholic High School closed in 1972. ----- Saint Joseph's College was a private Catoholic college in Rensselaer, Indiana. It operated from 1889 until 2017.


0.2 Cubic Feet (1 volume)

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This collection consists of one item.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records transfer from the Indiana Division on 2023/08/03.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2023/08/18 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2023/08/18 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid revised 2023/08/21 by Brittany Kropf.
"Views of a Few of the Catholic Institutions of Indiana" photograph album
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Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.