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House of Mercy, Baggot Street

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Catherine McAuley founded the first House of Mercy in Dublin's Baggot Street in 1827, in order to provide education and care to the poor of Dublin,…

Convent School in Ennis, 1855

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In 1854 four Sisters came from Limerick convent to set up a new foundation in Ennis, County Clare. Many young women joined the new foundation, and the…

Diary of voyage from Plymouth to Hokitika August 1st to October 15th, 1878

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Diary of voyage from Plymouth to Hokitika

August 1st to October 15th, 1878

Left Plymouth accompanied by Father Molony, who by a…