Doris Ulmann, Nun in cloister, 1930.
Source: Library of Congress
Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna as a nun after her husband’s death, ca. 1909.
Sigfús Eymundsson, The old chapel of Landakot, Iceland, 1897-1902.
René Maltête, The Seven Deadly Sins, 1960.
Toni Frissell, Nuns clamming on Long Island, New York, September 1957.
Source: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, Toni Frissell Collection
Nina Leen, Seven Benedictine nuns walking through the snow, Bethlehem, Connecticut, USA, 1948.
Sisters at St. Vincent’s Hospital sitting in their recreation room watching TV. Photograph by Ralph Morse. Erie, Pennsylvania, USA, March 1949.
Young nuns on way to mass. Photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt. Turin, Italy, 1934.
Nuns passing guards on the way to see Pope Pius XII’s body. Photograph by Mark Kauffman. Rome, Italy, October 1958.
Nuns watching the children playing in the sprinkler. Photograph by Dmitri Kessel. Belgian Congo, April 1953.