1900 Directory – List of Convents


Benedictine Sisters — 333 Orleans
Dominican Sisters — 511 North Park Ave., 226 S. Hermitage av, 5468 Kimbark ave, 1046 W. 53d
Franciscan Sisters — 353 Orleans
House of the Good Shepherd — Orleans, cor. Hill
Ladies of Loretto — 6541 Stewart-av
Ladies of the Sacred Heart — 485 W. Taylor and 197 N. State
Monastery of Poor Clares — W. 53d cor. Laflin
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart — W. 95th sw cor. Throop
Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ — 212 Hudson av.,
    52 Newberry av., W. 50th
    cor. Laflin, Rose Hill
St. Joseph’s Priory — 341 Orleans
St. Mary’s Mission House (Episcopal) — 213 and 215 Washington boul.
St.Stephen’s Convent — 186 N. Peoria
Sisters of Charity B.V. M. — 424 W. 12th, 2954 Archer av.,
    892 S. Ashland ave,
    74 Cypress, 230 W. 18th,
    182 Osgood, 91 Cypress,
    250 Wabansia ave., 983 Central Park ave.,
    Kedzie ave. cor. Douglas boul.
Sisters of Charity St. Vincent De Paul — 145 W. Adams and 190 N. Paulina
Sisters of Christian Charity — Oakley ave., Lemoyne and N. Irving ave., Lincoln and Taylor,
    59 Osgood
Sisters of Mercy — 4928 Evans av., 2834 Wabash av., 4518 Wallace,
S. Marshfield av. cor. W. 48th, 9519 Commercial av.,
South Chicago, 239 Garfield boul.,
S. Oakley ave. cor. Park ave., 1626 Belmont av.
Sisters of Providence — S. 42d ave., se cor. Park av.
Sisters of St. Anthony (Polish) — Frankfort bet. Robey and Hoyne av.
Sisters of St. Francis — 36thcor. S. Hoyne ave.
Sisters of St. Joseph — 186 N, Peoria
Sisters of the Congregation of Notre Dame — 87 Oregon av.
Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth — W. 17th cor. S. Paulina,
    Southport and Belden aves.,
    130 W. Division, Webster av.,
    cor N. Hoyne ave.,
    8249 Ontario ave.,
    George cor. Lawndale av.,
    3326 Auburn av, and 450 Noble

 Contributed May 2001 by Colleen

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