Originally developed to accompany a national traveling exhibit, Women & Spirit: Catholic Sisters in California explores the women whose spirited lives helped build California.
Exhibit content reflects the Sisters’ response to the times, and the social justice and welfare needs of the people of California from the Gold Rush to the present.
Five Exhibit Themes:
- Collaboration and Leading the Way
- Creating the Safety Net
- On Frontier’s Edge
- California Expressions: Art & Beauty
- Immigrant Church, Immigrant Sisters
- 35 photo & text panels on sintra
- Spanish translations
- How the Sisters Tamed the West video
- Daughters of Charity Fall of Saigon Story video
- Programming & Suggested Artifacts list
- Publicity Materials
- Education Materials
How to Host this Exhibit