The convent was originally built in the 1850’s and was first occupied by the Sisters of the Congregation de Notre Dame. They opened a school which took in day students and boarders. This building was lost to fire in 1963.
Topic: Built Heritage
Date: [ca. 1895]
Reference: Archives Isle Madame Historical Society AO-013
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