CollectionDominican Archives, Cabra
ReferenceI 5

Adelaide (1868) Collection includes:

Diary, 1868

Diary, 1874 and typed copy 29 pages and photocopy

Diary, 1886

Diary, 1915

Memo on the growth of Adelaide, notes by Sr Helen Northey, 1896

Letters from Bishop Sheil, bishop of Adelaide, 1868, to Cabra, offering thanks for accepting the mission

2 letters from Archbishop Paul Cullen, Dublin, 1874,to Cabra regarding sending '2 good nuns'

Letter from Archbishop Paul Cullen, Dublin, 1876, to Cabra

Copy from James --- Bishop Maitlands, June 1873, to Lord Cardinal expecting nuns

Letter, November 1873, to same, send out Sisters without delay

Copy letter from 3 Sisters, Franklin Street, 1 July 1874, to 'My dear Lord' rejecting the suggestion they go to Capetown and typed copy

Original copy of suggested reply to 'My Lord', no signature, no date, rejecting the suggestion and typed copy

Letter from Fr T. McNamara CM, Irish College, Paris, February 1883, about the difficulties in Adelaide, photocopy

Letter from Fr G. Campbell, CM, Irish College, Paris, December 1884,to M. de Ricci refers to Adelaide's new house

Letter from Fr G. Campbell, CM, Melbourne, October 1885, to M. de Ricci about his visit to the Adelaide convent

Letter from ? to Prioress from on board ship, October 1883

3 letters, 1910, from Adelaide about the death of M. Columba Boylan

Typed sheet with references to 2 notes from M. Columba Maher to Mary of the Cross 1874, probably de Ricci Maher, Prioress, 1874

2 letters from Sisters M. Bertrand, Maitland and Alphonsus, 1920; Maitland, 1942 on the death of S.M. Bernard OP who entered with S.M. Attracta, Adelaide, 1968 about pioneer nuns, Dún Laoghaire.

AccessRestricted. Contact Repository.
Century19th, 20th
Repository NameIrish Dominican Congregation Archives
AddressMary Bellew House, Dominican Campus 183 Navan Road Cabra Dublin 7
EircodeD07 Y2E7
Address 2St. Mary’s Priory Tallaght Village Tallaght Dublin 24
Telephone(01) 8386150
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