Welcome to the MdeC Archive project. Mount de Chantal was an All-Girl school located in Wheeling, WV. In 2008 she closed her doors after 160 years. Sadly efforts to save the building failed and she was demolished in 2011. Her stories are hidden in the Archives. This project is to share her stories and keep her memory alive.
Archive Visit 8: Keep an eye on the Silver & Don’t Worry about Boys. Advice for Turkey Dinner or Advice for life?
Archive Visit Number Five: “Make your choice; either be burned alive in the cellar or have yourselves killed in the street.” The Harrowing story of the Monastery of Lafelt
“How can we express in words all they had been obliged to suffer from fright and anxiety, from artillery fire, from pillage and expulsion?”