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Life and letters of Rev. Father John Schoenmakers, S.J., aspotle to the Osages

Information on the life of Rev. Father John Schoenmakers, S.J., and on his relationship with the Osage Native Americans in Southeast Kansas.

New Indian Sketches

This source contains an overview of the life of Catharine Tehgahkwita, a saintly Mohawk woman. After this is a compilation of letters written by missionaries to Native Americans around the Rocky Mountain area. The end of the source contains a…

Bonifaz Wimmer, ersabt von St. Vincent in Pennsylvanien. Ein lebensbild unserer zeit. Von p. Oswald Moosmüller ... Pramie zum 55. juhrgang des "Wahrheitsfreund".

A biography of Archabbot Boniface Wimmer, O.S.B. This German monk immigrated to the United States in the mid-1800s and founded the first Benedictine monastery in the country, in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.