Voting Slip

Voting slips for the establishment of one unifying Institute were handed out to sisters in every Sisters of Mercy community in the country, Guam, Jamaica, and the Philippines.


Title: Institute Ballot / Date: 1988 / Creator: Sisters of Mercy, Portland Community / Description: These ballots were sent out to the twenty-five Sisters of Mercy communities in the United States. The voting determined if a community was favorable to join together in one Institute. / Source: Portland Regional Community Collection / Additional Information: (c) Mercy Heritage Center, Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas