Inventory

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Memorabilia
Dates: 1940-1950
Accession Number:  20080124D
Description:  Seven file folders in a document case 

Content and Scope of Collection

This collection consists of publications of St. Mary-of-the-Woods College, a private women's college in St. Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana.  The publications include course bulletins, commencement programs, and programs for dramatic and musical recitals.

St. Mary-of-the-Woods College was founded in 1840 by Mother Theodore Guerin and 5 other nuns from the Sisters of Providence, a French religious order.

Document Case

 

 

 

 

Folder 1

Guide to St. Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana
  (Guide to the college's centennial exhibit)

1940

 

 

 

 

Brochure, St. Mary-of-the-Woods College

n.d.

 

 

 

 

Bulletin, Summer Session

1947

 

 

 

 

Bulletin, Summer Session

1949

 

 

 

 

The Hand of Providence, by Rev. John
  F. McShane (booklet describing the efforts
  of the Sisters of Providence during the Civil War)

1949

 

 

 

 

Student Government Association -
  Installation of officers

May 29, 1949

 

 

 

 

Alumnae Reunion

June 4-8, 1949

 

 

 

Folder 2

Commencement programs

1944-1946, 1949

 

 

 

Folder 3

Cum Angelis: A Play Based on the Life
  of Mother Theodore
(presented by
  the novices and postulants of 1940)

July 16, 1940

 

 

 

 

Centenary Days: Program of Events

Oct. 20-22, 1940

 

 

 

 

Alumnae Musicale

Oct. 21, 1940

 

 

 

 

The White Cross of Gladness:  A Pageant
  Commemorating the Foundation of the
  Sisters of Providence in the United States

Oct. 22, 1940

 

 

 

Folder 4

Camerata, 1895-1945 (program commemorating
  the fiftieth anniversary of the Camerata Club)

Nov. 18, 1945

 

 

 

 

Christmas recital

Dec. 12, 1945

 

 

 

 

Solveig Lunde, pianist

Feb. 6, 1946

 

 

 

 

Sanroma, pianist

March 22, 1946

 

 

 

 

Queen of Heaven, a cantata (presented by
  the Cecilians and the Glee Club)

 

 

 

 

 

Student recital

April 3, 1946

 

 

 

 

Spring recital

April 10, 1946

 

 

 

 

Recital:  Helen Smith, violinist; Jeanne Walker, accompanist

April 14, 1946

 

 

 

 

Recital:  Desi Halban, soprano

April 29, 1946

 

 

 

 

The Women Have Their Way  (playwrights:
  Serafin and Joaquin Alvarez Quintero;
  presented by the Speech Department)

May 1, 1946

 

 

 

 

Senior recital:  Therese Jordan, Jane Matthews,
  Hazel McHugh, Margaret Clare Miller,
  Betty Schmadel, Marie Zeilstra

May 15, 1946

 

 

 

 

Class Night, 1946

June 3, 1946

 

 

 

Folder 5

The Living Way of the Cross (presented by the
  Sodality of Our Lady and the Player's Club)

March 21, 1948

 


Novitiate Program


July 2, 1948

 

 

 

 

Earle Spicer, baritone

Oct. 4, 1948

 

 

 

 

Concert (on Feast Day of St. Ann)

July 1948

 

 

 

 


Indianapolis Symphonietta


Nov. 4, 1948

 

 

 

 

Sacred concert in honor of St. Cecelia

Nov. 22, 1948

 

 

 

 

Concert (presented by the Sinfonietta and the
  Glee Club)

Dec. 1, 1948

 

 

 

 

Christmas Cantata in honor of the Christ child
  (presented by the Cecilians and the Glee Club)

Dec. 13, 1948

 

 

 

Folder 6

Invitation: Twelfth Night coronation

Jan. 12, 1949

 

 

 

 

Advertisement brochure:  lecturer Henry C. Wolfe, expert on foreign affairs

Winter 1949

 

 

 

 

Leonard Pennario, pianist

Feb. 7, 1949

 

 

 

 

Dance recital:  Virginia Lee Guernsey; directed by
  Mary Long Hanlon

Feb. 25, 1949

 

 

 

 

Senior recital:  Mary June Carter, Mary Jo Gamble,
   Joan Marie Nelson

March 5, 1949

 

 

 

 

Symphony concert (presented by the
  Camerata Club)

March 8, 1949

 

 

 

 

Senior recital:  Rita Marie Klein

March 19, 1949

 

 

 

 

Lady of Fatima (playwright:  Nagle; presented
  by the Sodality of Our Lady and the Player's
  Club)

March 27, 1949

 

 

 

 

Piano recital:  Mary Olga Braun

April 2, 1949

 

 

 

 

Concert (presented by the Camerata Club)

April 5, 1949

 

 

 

 

American Quintet of Indiana University

April 27, 1949

 

 

 

 

Senior recital:  Patricia Anne Abowd

April 30, 1949

 

 

 

 

Concert (presented by the Camerata Club)

May 4, 1949

 

 

 

 

Trojan Women (playwright: Euripedes;
  presented by the Speech and Drama Department)

May 14, 1949

 

 

 

Folder 7

Dramatic lecture: Heroines of Shakespeare
  (selections performed by Marianna Wintz
    and Margaret O'Donnell)

May 20, 1949

 

 

 

 

May Day (directed by Thelma M. Basham)

May 21, 1949

 

 

 

 

Recital:  Jeanne Knoerle and Lois Frances Patton

May 21, 1949

 

 

 

 

Dramatic recital:  Mary Dunn and
  Catherine Simonaitis

May 28, 1949

 

 

 

 

Golden Jubilee program

July 16, 1949

 

 

 

 

Concert

July 24, 1949

 

 

 

 

Tribute to Reverend Mother Marie Helene

July 31, 1949

 

 

 

 

Foundation Day (2 items)

1949; n.d.

 

 

 

 

[Fredric] Chopin Memorial Program

Oct. 26, 1949

 

 

 

 

Robert Brink, violinist

Nov. 3, 1949

 

 

 

 

Noah (playwright:  Andre Obey)

Nov. 9, 1949

 

 

 

 

Christmas recital (2 copies)

Dec. 7, 1949

 

 

 

 

Born in Bethlehem (play presented by the Speech
  and Drama Department)

Dec. 17, 1949

 

 

 

 

Dramatic recitals:  Joan Smith and Phyllis
  Kempf  in An Evening with Two Queens
 
(selections from two plays)

May 19, 1950

 

 

 

 

Benoni (Christmas play; presented by the
  Commercial Girls)

n.d.