The College of New Rochelle Gill Library 


The Ursulines 
An Exhibit by Martha Counihan, O.S.U Archivist
Online adaptation by Susan Acampora 


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Angela and the Virgins

 
     
 

 
 

Ursuline Martyrs of the French Revolution

 
     
 

 
 

Painting of St. Angela's father reading to his family

 
     
 

 
 

1639 - Quebec foundation

 
     
 

 
 

Title page of Reglements

 
     
 

 
 

1729 - Painting landing in New Orleans

 
     
 

 
 

1804 - Letter from President Thomas Jefferson to new Orleans Ursulines

 
     
 

 
 

1825 - Title page of Ursuline Manual

 
     
 

 
 

Title page of an anti-Catholic book that led to the burning of the Ursuline Convent in 1840

 
     
 

 
 

1855 - Image of Ursuline convent in Morrisania

 
     
 

 
 

Image of cover of History of the Academy of Mt. St. Ursula

 
     
 

 
 

Leland Castle c. 1900

 
     
 

 
 

c 1897 - Photo of nun and child behind Castle

 
     
 

 
 

1900 - Cover of Echo de Ste Ursule

 
     
 

 
 

c 1900-1909 - Postcards of Leland Castle

 
     
 

 
 

1908 - First CNR Graduates

 
     
 

 
 

1940 - Mother General St. Jean Martin
and Mother Thomas Aquinas

 
     
 

 
 

1946 - Cover of Ursuline Method of Education