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Alexian Brothers Novitiate: Gresham, Wisconsin|
Wisconsin State Journal, Nov. 14, 1975, "Alexians give abbey to town, academy," section3, page 3.
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The Capital Times, Sept. 30, 2003, "Novitiate dome spared wrecking ball," page 10C
The building was torn down in 2003.
Why did the Alexian Brothers donate the novitiate?
How long did the Crossroad Academy own the property?
What did the town of Richmond do with the land it received?
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