St. Catherine University owns the papers and artworks of Ade Bethune, a world-renowned liturgical artist, writer, and social activist. Ms. Bethune was an influential figure in American liturgical art in the 20th century; her leadership covered over half a century of significant work.
A selection of photographs from the St. Catherine University Archives, including images of campus buildings, grounds, and students from 1905 through the 1970s. It also features graduation pictures from St. Mary’s Hospital School of Nursing, 1901-1944, and photos of many Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.
An archive of materials about the works in the Fine Art Collection, the many artists who have exhibited at the Catherine G. Murphy Gallery, and the art faculty of St. Kate's. Brought to you by the staff of the Visual Resources Library.
St. Catherine University's Fine Art Collection currently contains over 1300 items and continues to grow. A selection of these works is available online. Brought to you by the staff of the Visual Resources Library.
A library of images used for teaching by the faculty of the Art and Art History Department. Many of the images selected for inclusion feature women artists, reflect the history of the University, or show the work of artists not well represented in other online collections. Note: This collection is restricted to the St. Kate's community. Brought to you by the staff of the Visual Resources Library.
The documents in this collection are the annual reports written by the presidents of St. Catherine. It currently includes reports from 1931-1951 and from 1971-1984. Missing years will be added in the future, along with reports of other administrative positions.
This collection contains the records of the Gamma of Minnesota chapter of Phi Beta Kappa at St. Catherine University. In 1937, St. Catherine became the first Catholic institution to be granted a PBK charter.