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  • Jul 23, 1890

    Foundation to Wilcannia from Yass, New South Wales - M Paul Fielding

  • Jul 23, 1896

    Foundation to Portland, Oregon from Morris, Minnesota - M Joseph Lynch

  • Jul 24, 1851

    Old Swan Convent opened as a branch house from Mount Vernon Convent, Liverpool.

  • Jul 24, 1858

    Foundation to Edinburgh from Limerick - M Gertrude Hynes

  • Jul 24, 1974

    Classes begin in a new co-institutional college in Palmerston North. Sister M. Clement Long is appointed Principal of the Girls School

  • Jul 25, 1894

    Foundation to St Mary's, Christchurch from Greymouth

  • Jul 25, 1981

    Sisters of Mercy, Tacloban, Phillipines become autonomous

  • Jul 26, 1838

    House opened at Booterstown - M Ursula Frayne

  • Jul 26, 1898

    Orphanage opened, Broken Hill, New South Wales