Our Lady of the Snows Mission (Nulato, Alaska)

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Our Lady of the Snows Mission (Nulato, Alaska)

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The Sisters of St. Ann arrived in Nulato, Alaska, in 1899 to share in ministries begun a decade earlier by the Jesuits. The Sisters taught at a day school and shared in parish ministries. The Nulato group was reassigned in 1906 to respond to a need for help in Fairbanks, left again 1n 1908 when a public school teacher arrived, and returned to Nulato in 1909.The Sisters left in 1969. In 1972, a Sister of St. Ann was religious education coordinator. Subsequently, the Sisters helped with Adult Education programs and traveled among the regional villages: Koyukuk, Galena, Ruby, Kalskag, Huslia.


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