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Term: Victoria, Sr. Mary 1868-1962

Definition: educator, Franciscan nun; taught at the Red Cliff Indian School near Bayfield for 67 years, became an honorary member of the Chippewa tribe in the 1940s

[Source: Brown, Victoria. Uncommon Lives of Common Women: The Missing Half of Wisconsin History. Madison: Wisconsin Feminists Project Fund, 1975.]
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