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1842-10-03 Letter to Mother Mary Lecor, Superior General of Sisters of Providence, Ruillé-sur-Loir

Description: A letter to Mother Mary Lecor relating a series of catastrophes: an apparent conspiracy against the Sisters in Terre Haute, the imminent failure of the boarding school, merchants inexplicably demanding immediate payment, and finally, a disastrous fire that destroyed the barn and all the wheat stored within it. Dated October 3, 1842.
Origin: 1842-10-03
Created By: Guérin, Theodore, Saint, 1798-1856.
Contributor(s): Lecor, Mary, Mother
Collection: Letters and Journals of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin
Subjects: Guérin, Theodore, Saint, 1798-1856 -- Correspondence
Sisters of Providence (Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind.) -- Fire, 1842
Boarding schools -- Indiana -- 1840-1850
Sisters of Providence (Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind.) -- Finance -- 19th century

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