Heritage Room Tour at Mount St. Mary College

Costume replica, 1853


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Doll wearing a replica of the German peasant dress worn by the Sisters upon their arrival in the United States.  The four intrepid travelers were Sister Augustine Neuhierl, Sister Josepha Witzlhofer, lay sister Francesca Retter and lay sister Jacobina Riederer.

(Displayed on the floor in the center of the Heritage Room.)

Costume replica, 1853