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Fine Arts Education was a Key Component Within SSND

Needlework in America

Mother Caroline expresses her dismay in meeting American children who had little or no interest in needlework. In this letter written in 1848, meet a woman trying to introduce a fine art into the hearts of undisciplined American children.

Needlework Introduction
Mother Theresa's Needlework
S. Josepha's Needlwork
Needlework in America
Student's Needlwork
Holy Rule of 1924
German Needlework Teachers
Needlwork in Missions
Needlework Today

Letter on American Children and Needlework

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