You will no doubt be surprised to receive a letter from me, but I deem it my duty to put you on your guard against being sent to Kingston. You know you asked and obtained your own removal to Holyoke and consequently, that is your future home, so be wise and keep it.
Sept. 2, 1892 – To Sr. Mary of the Cross Holyoke MA from General Superior Sr. M. Edward, Kingston ON
House of Providence, Kingston
Sept. 2, 1892
Rev. Sr. M. of the Cross
With a request that you will offer sometimes a little prayer for me and trusting that we may meet in heaven. I am,
Mother M. Edward, Sup. Gen.
Notes: Another copy of this letter exists as an individual letter. 105.6-C, Mother Mary Edward General Superior sous-fonds, Correspondence series, Letter September 9, 1892.
Source: 105-C, General Superior's fonds, Correspondence series, Copybook, p. 144, Archives, Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul.
Catherine McKinley’s Letters
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