About the Archives
Office Hours for Visitors/Researchers
Monday through Friday
Mornings: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Afternoons: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Open all other times by appointment only.
Phone: 502.348.1548 | Fax : 502.348.1546
Hours are subject to change. Researchers are advised to call ahead to confirm the hours. Advance notification of your visit and research topic will also enable the staff to prepare for your visit and to provide better service, however it is not required and drop-in visitors are always welcome.
The Marie Menard Oral History Committee (MMC) was created in 1999 to gather the treasured stories of our Sisters’ lives. The MMC is named after Sister Marie Menard, the Community’s first historian.
Archival DirectorKathy Hertel-Baker came to Nazareth in summer of 2009 to take on the role as Archives Director, following the retirement of the previous archivist, Sister Bridget Clifford. In addition to her duties at Nazareth, Kathy also serves as Secretary for the Archivist for the Congregations of Women Religious (ACWR). Before coming to Nazareth, Kathy served as the Archivist for the Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center in Anchorage, Alaska. She is very glad to be back in the “lower-48” and to be continuing the work of caring for the treasures in the Archives of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.
Kelly McDaniels, CA
Assistant ArchivistKelly McDaniels came to Nazareth in September, 2015. Prior to coming to Nazareth, she served as the lead Archivist and Records Manager for Indiana University Recreational Sports as well as a Special Collections Assistant at the Lilly Library. Kelly received her bachelor’s degree in History from Bellarmine University in 2011. In May 2015, she graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington with a Master of Library Science degree and an Archives and Records Management Specialization.