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The Resource No cross, no crown : black nuns in nineteenth-century New Orleans, Mary Bernard Deggs ; edited by Virginia Meacham Gould and Charles E. Nolan

No cross, no crown : black nuns in nineteenth-century New Orleans, Mary Bernard Deggs ; edited by Virginia Meacham Gould and Charles E. Nolan

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No cross, no crown : black nuns in nineteenth-century New Orleans
Title
No cross, no crown
Title remainder
black nuns in nineteenth-century New Orleans
Statement of responsibility
Mary Bernard Deggs ; edited by Virginia Meacham Gould and Charles E. Nolan
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nineteenth-century New Orleans was a diverse city. The French-speaking Catholic Creoles, whether black, white, or racially mixed -- so different from the city's English-speaking residents -- inspired intense curiosity and speculation. But none of the city's inhabitants evoked as much wonder as did the Sisters of the Holy Family, whose mission was to evangelize slaves and free people of color and to care for the poor, sick, and elderly. These women, whose community still thrives, are portrayed in an account
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Is part of
Action
digitized
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Deggs, Mary Bernard
Dewey number
  • 271/.97
  • B
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BX4496.7.Z7
LC item number
D44 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gould, Virginia Meacham
  • Nolan, Charles E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters of the Holy Family (New Orleans, La.)
  • Sisters of the Holy Family (New Orleans, La.)
  • African Americans
  • Nuns
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • RELIGION
  • African Americans
  • Nuns
  • Louisiana
  • Christianity
  • Religion
  • Philosophy & Religion
Label
No cross, no crown : black nuns in nineteenth-century New Orleans, Mary Bernard Deggs ; edited by Virginia Meacham Gould and Charles E. Nolan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-218) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART ONE: MOTHERS HENRIETTE DELILLE AND JULIETTE GAUDIN; PART TWO: MOTHER JOSEPHINE CHARLES; PART THREE: MOTHER MARIE MAGDALENE ALPAUGH; PART FOUR: MOTHER MARIE CECILIA CAPLA; PART FIVE: MOTHER MARY AUSTIN JO ES; Notes; Index; About the Editors
Control code
ocm50174754
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvi, 226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253108593
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl129730
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50174754
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
No cross, no crown : black nuns in nineteenth-century New Orleans, Mary Bernard Deggs ; edited by Virginia Meacham Gould and Charles E. Nolan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-218) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART ONE: MOTHERS HENRIETTE DELILLE AND JULIETTE GAUDIN; PART TWO: MOTHER JOSEPHINE CHARLES; PART THREE: MOTHER MARIE MAGDALENE ALPAUGH; PART FOUR: MOTHER MARIE CECILIA CAPLA; PART FIVE: MOTHER MARY AUSTIN JO ES; Notes; Index; About the Editors
Control code
ocm50174754
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvi, 226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253108593
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl129730
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50174754
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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