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Oldenburg in Franklin County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Immaculate Conception Convent

 
 
Immaculate Conception Convent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 20, 2013
1. Immaculate Conception Convent Marker
Inscription. Motherhouse of the Sisters of the Third Order of Saint Francis. Founded in 1851 by Mother Theresa Hackelmeier of Vienna, Austria. Rebuilt after fire in 1857. Chapel built in 1889. Convent reconstructed in 1876 and 1901. Novitiate built in 1931 and 1964. For God and youth.
 
Location. 39° 20.444′ N, 85° 12.14′ W. Marker is in Oldenburg, Indiana, in Franklin County. Marker is on Main Street east of Pearl Street, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oldenburg IN 47036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Father Franz Joseph Rudolf (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Academy of the Immaculate Conception (about 500 feet away); Hackman General Store (about 500 feet away); Old Stone Church (about 500 feet away); Town of Oldenburg (about 600 feet away); Corpus Christi Procession Route (about 700 feet away); Ben Franklin III (approx. 8.1 miles away); Metamora Grist Mill (approx. 8.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oldenburg.
 
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Immaculate Conception Convent image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, May 20, 2013
2. Immaculate Conception Convent
View to north from Main Street
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 221 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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