Mercy Heritage Center, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Scope and Content: The collection is organized into two main subgroups, Administrative and History, and organized into thirteen series based on function, location and format. Oversize items are filed separately in the oversized shelving section of the repository. Photographs, with the exception of those filed in H500 Audio/Visual, are filed with the subject, location or individual that they document. The collection includes administrative records relating to community governance, documentation o ...
Mercy Heritage Center, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Scope and Content: Records are organized into nine series delineated by subject area or format. Records that pre-date the formation of the Baltimore Province in 1935, as well as general materials created by the Union and its successor, the Institute, are located in Series 900. Topics include community life, governance, ministries and the records of individual sisters. Geographic areas covered include, Maryland, Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Belize, Guyana, El Salvador, Peru, Trinidad and Honduras. ...
Mercy Heritage Center, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Scope and Content: 1 The collection is organized into six main subgroups, with oversize and audiovisual materials comprising additional subgroups, outlined in the collection schema. Collections span the years since 1854 documenting the lives, institutions and ministries of the sisters in California, New Mexico and Arizona; the ministries in response to Vatican II: the mission to the Altiplano of Peru; and the promotion of social justice. Records include historical documents, photographs, scrapbo ...
Mercy Heritage Center, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Scope and Content: This collection is organized into seven series: History, Membership, Healthcare, Non-Healthcare Ministries, Other Ministries/Convents, Detroit Administration and National Governance. Photographs and Audio-Visual materials are grouped into separate series by type. Series/Subseries: 100 History 101 Catherine McAuley, Constitutions (1837-2008) 102 Ireland, Baggot Street, early Sisters of Historical Significance 103 Foundations that became the Regional Community of Detroit: Indepe ...
Mercy Heritage Center, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Scope and Content: The collection is organized into seven series based on content, function and geographic location. Subseries are informally defined groups based on topics within the series. Please consult archivists for more information about specific locations, ministries and individual sisters. Schema: 100 Biographical Data: Deceased Sisters 200 History 200.1 Early History 200.2 Legal Records 200.3 St. Joseph Academy 300 Administration 300.1 Mothers General/Presidents 300.2 Corporation and C ...
Mercy Heritage Center, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Scope and Content: The collection is divided into ten series, based on topic and format. Subseries are based on topic, function and format. The collection includes minutes, correspondence and audio-visual material that document meetings, governance and activities of the Federation and proceedings of the Mother McAuley Conference. Other materials include commission and task force minutes, and information on projects and events. Additional materials include reference materials on historical topics ...
Mercy Heritage Center, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Scope and Content: 1 This collection covers the various ministries of the Sisters of Mercy in the Toledo area, as well the history of the community’s membership. The collection is organized by location; series are divided into individual hospitals, convents/residences and parishes/schools throughout northwest Ohio. An additional series, “Membership,” contains materials relating to the Sisters of Mercy throughout the Fremont community. Within each series, records are grouped into subseries, ...
Mercy Heritage Center, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Scope and Content The collection is organized into six record groups: Withdrawn Sisters, Deceased Sisters, Historical Records, Administrative Records, Ministries/Residences and Audiovisual Material. The collection includes records related to community governance and administration, individual members and the ministries staffed or owned by the Merion community. Additional material related to clergy, local history and parishes is also contained in the collection, particularly in the History and Mi ...
Mercy Heritage Center, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Scope and Content: The collection is organized into two main subgroups, History and Administration, and is organized into eighteen series based on function, location and format. The collection includes records related to community governance and administration, individual members and the ministries staffed or owned by the New Hampshire community. Three dimensional objects are stored and cataloged as part of Mercy Heritage Center’s artifact collection. 2 SCHEMA History H000 Rare Books H100 Cath ...
Mercy Heritage Center, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Scope and Content The Archives Schema organizes these records into ADMINISTRATIVE and HISTORICAL categories. Administrative materials include legal, financial, governance and membership records. The Historical record group contains ministry information, communications and audiovisual materials. Photographs are filed with records and also separate into a unique subseries. Early records were destroyed by a fire at Mt. St. Mary’s in 1911. Records range from this time period until approximately 20 ...