St. Catherine’s Convent School

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ID/Title: St. Catherine’s Convent School

Date: July 1901

Creator: unknown

Description: A classroom at St. Catherine’s Convent School in Nottingham. Annals from St. Catherine’s during WWI note how the children and teachers were affected by the war: Feb 4th 1916: ‘The zeppelin raid on Monday night caused a very bad attendance on Tuesday, the fright having upset many homes, keeping both parents and children up a good part of the night.’

Sept 22nd 1916: Owing to the fright caused by Saturday night’s raid, several children were absent on Monday.’

Source: (NOT/600/2/4) Union of the Sisters of Mercy of Great Britain Archives

Additional Information: © Union of the Sisters of Mercy of Great Britain