GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Illinois: IL-5

Dominicans. St. Albert the Great Province
1910 South Ashland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60608

Phone: 312-243-0011

http://opcentral.org/

 

History: St. Dominic founded the Order of Preachers, 12th century. They made their first U.S. foundation, 1805, and subsequently created four provinces with St. Albert the Great Province administering its ministries in the central states. Without committing his province to Native American ministry, Rev. Charles Leute, O.P. (Sac & Fox), has personally served the following parishes among Native Americans:

1968-1969

St. Joseph (Dakota), Fort Thompson, Crow Creek Reservation, South Dakota

1968-1969

Ss. Peter and Paul Church (Dakota, in part), Pierre, South Dakota

1970-1979

Christ the King Church (Oglala Lakota) and Our Lady of Lourdes School (Oglala Lakota), Pine Ridge Reservation, Porcupine, South Dakota

1979-1985

Sacred Heart Church (Oglala Lakota), Pine Ridge Reservation, Pine Ridge, South Dakota

1986-1987

Holy Rosary Church (Dakota-Lakota, Ojibwa), Minneapolis, Minisota, and Archdiocesan Office of Native American Ministry

1987-present

Associated parishes -- Christ the King Church (Dakota), Tokio, Seven Dolors Mission (Dakota), Fort Totten, and St. Jerome’s Church (Dakota), Crow Hill -- Spirit Lake Reservation, North Dakota

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1960s-ongoing

Volume: Scant amount

Description: Personnel file and papers by/ about Rev. Charles Leute, O.P. (Sac & Fox, 1942-), http://opcentral.org/blog/fr-charles-leute/.

 

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.

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Archival materials from the Raynor Memorial Libraries


Marquette Archives