GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary. Eastern Province. Archives
Sacred Hearts Center
382 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA 02719
History: Founded in France, 1800, the Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary made its first official U.S. foundation, 1905. However, the Congregation’s South American Province administered Santa Inés Mission (Chumash), Solvang, California, 1850-1851.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: Unknown.
Unless noted otherwise, the repository named above holds (or held) the records described and not the Marquette University Archives. However, Marquette’s holdings, e.g. Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions Records, include related records about these Native and Catholic groups and places.