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The Resource Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele collection

Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele collection

Label
Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele collection, 1978
Title
Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele collection
Inclusive dates
1978
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains four photocopied items from Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele in Ferdinand, Indiana, in 1978, regarding influential indviduals of the church community.These items include a tribute to Kathleen Jacobsen, of the First Missionary Church, Berne, Indiana; an obituary card for Father Linus Swartz of St. Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, Indiana; a newsletter dated March 28, 1978, by the donor of the collection, Sister Mary Kenneth Schessle, detailing her battle with brain cancer; and a letter from Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele, summarizing her rationale for donating the items
Biographical or historical data
Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele was born on December 5, 1922, to John George and Ida (Griesbaum) Scheessele. She entered the St. Benedict Convent Immaculate Conception, Ferdinand, Indiana, in 1940, and made her monastic vows in 1942. Kathleen (Inniger) Jacobsen, born on November 17, 1924 in Adams County, Indiana. She was a missionary of the First Missionary Church in Berne, Indiana. Jacobsen died of a brain tumor on January 28, 1978.Father Linus Swartz was a monk of St. Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, Indiana. He was born on June 3, 1911 to Charles and Kathryn (Strobel) Swartz, in New Albany, Indiana. Swartz died on April 4, 1978. Source: Items in the collection.Dubois County Free Press. Accessed October 21, 2015. www.duboiscountyfreepress.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • St. Meinrad Archabbey
  • Catholic Church
  • Clergy
Label
Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2703
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/10/22 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2015/10/22 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/02/08 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
20642496
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records donation from Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele in 1978.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949370723
  • (OCoLC)949370723
Terms 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.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2703
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/10/22 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2015/10/22 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/02/08 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
20642496
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records donation from Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele in 1978.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949370723
  • (OCoLC)949370723
Terms 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.
Type of unit
1 folder

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