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By Patricia E. Ackerman

12 months sooner than the us granted ladies the appropriate to vote, the Sisters of St. Joseph broke floor at the development of the 1st all-women's university in Kansas. Escalating development expenditures placed the school's destiny in jeopardy till mom Antoinette took her plea for added money to Pope Benedict XV himself. Dubbed the "Million-Dollar College," the hilltop campus overlooking the Smoky Hill River ultimately opened its doorways in 1922. The millions who matriculated all through its sixty-seven-year lifestyles created a long-lasting legacy within the Sunflower country. subscribe to alumnus Patricia Ackerman as she preserves the inspiring background of Marymount College.

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