GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Missouri: MO-7

Franciscans. Sacred Heart Province. Archives
St. Anthony of Padua Friary
3140 Meramec Road
St. Louis, MO 63118

Phone: 314-353-7470

Email: archives@thefriars.org

http://www.thefriars.org/Archives

 

Hours: See webpage

Access: No restrictions

Copying facilities: Yes

 

History: The Franciscans, or Order of Friars Minor, established the Sacred Heart Province, 1858, which established its archival repository, 1879. The Sacred Heart Franciscans administered the following missions and parishes among Native Americans:

1878-1910s (no longer Native)

St. Agnes Church (Ojibwa), Ashland, Wisconsin

1878-present

Holy Family Church (Ojibwa), Bayfield, Wisconsin

1878-present

St. Joseph Mission (Métis, Ojibwa), La Pointe, Wisconsin

1878-present

Our Lady of Seven Dolors Mission (Ojibwa), Odanah, Bad River Reservation, Wisconsin

ca. 1880-1906 (transferred to Superior Diocese)

St. Francis of Assisi Mission (Ojibwa), Flambeaufarm, Wisconsin

1880-1954 (closed)

St. Mary of the Woods Mission (Menominee), Kenepoway, or West Branch, Menominee Reservation, Wisconsin

1880-1980 (transferred to Green Bay Diocese)

St. Michael Church (Menominee), Keshena, Menominee Reservation, Wisconsin

1880-1980 (transferred to Green Bay Diocese)

St. Joseph of the Lake Mission (Menominee), Little Oconto, or South Branch, Menominee Reservation, Wisconsin

1882-1894 (transferred to Benedictines)

Holy Family Mission (Ojibwa), Cloquet, Minnesota

1882-1910s (no longer Native)

St. Francis Xavier Church (Ojibwa), Superior, Wisconsin

1882-1918 (transferred to Superior Diocese)

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Mission (Ojibwa), Mouth of Yellow River, Wisconsin

1882-1934 (closed)

St. Anthony of Padua Mission (Ojibwa), Pakwawong, Wisconsin

1884-1897 (closed), 1927-ca.1937 (closed)

St. Francis Solano Mission (Ottawa), Petoskey, Michigan

1884-present

St. Mary Mission (Ottawa, Ojibwa), Burt Lake, Michigan

1884-present

Holy Childhood Church (Ottawa, Ojibwa), Harbor Springs, Michigan

1884-present

St. Ignatius Mission (Ottawa, Ojibwa), Middle Village, Michigan

1885-present

St. Francis Solanus Church (Ojibwa), Reserve, Lac Court Oreille Reservation, Wisconsin

1886-1893 (closed)

St. Leopold Mission (Ottawa), Beaver Island, Michigan

1886-1899 (closed)

St. Ignatius Mission (Ottawa), Beaver Island, Michigan

1887-1914 (closed)

St. Turibius Mission (Pomo, Yuki), Kelseyville, California

1889-1905 (transferred to Superior Diocese)

St. Joseph Mission (Ojibwa), Bellilfalls, Wisconsin

1889-1906 (transferred to Superior Diocese)

St. Mary of Good Counsel Mission (Ojibwa), Solon Springs/ White Birch, Wisconsin

ca. 1889-1906 (transferred to Superior Diocese)

St. Mary of the Angels Mission (Ojibwa), Gordon, Wisconsin

1892-1918 (transferred to Superior Diocese)

Holy Angels Mission (Ojibwa), Mud Lake, Wisconsin

1893-present

St. Francis of Assisi Church (Ojibwa), Red Cliff, Red Cliff Reservation, Wisconsin

1894-1918 (transferred to Green Bay Diocese)

St. Anthony of Padua Mission (Ojibwa), Old Village, Lac du Flambeau Reservation, Wisconsin

1894-1928 (closed)

Holy Angels Mission (Mahican), Stockbridge Reservation, Wisconsin

1895-ca. 1915 (closed)

St. Joseph Mission (Ojibwa), Lac du Flambeau/ New Village, Lac du Flambeau Reservation, Wisconsin

1895-1920 (transferred to Grand Rapids Diocese)

St. Joseph Mission (Ottawa), Elbridge, Michigan

1895-1948 (transferred to Grand Rapids Diocese), 1982-present 

Immaculate Conception Mission (Ottawa, Ojibwa) Peshabestown, Michigan

1896-present

St. Francis Solanus Mission (Ottawa, Ojibwa), Bay Shore, Michigan

1896-present

Holy Cross Church (Ottawa, Ojibwa), Cross Village, Michigan

1897-1920 (closed)

Blessed Sacrament Mission (Ottawa), Elk Rapids, Michigan

1897-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

St. John Church (Pima), Komatke, Gila River Reservation, Arizona  

1897-1939 (closed)

St. Joseph Mission (Ottawa), High Island, Michigan

1900-1962 (closed)

St. Anthony Mission (Ojibwa), Belanger Settlement, Wisconsin

1901-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

St. Francis of Assisi Mission (Pima), Salt River Reservation, Arizona

ca. 1904-1910 (closed)

Sacred Heart Mission (Ojibwa), Trade River, Wisconsin

1906-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

St. Paschal Mission (Maricopa, Pima), Blackwater, Gila River Reservation, Arizona

1906-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

St. Peter Mission (Maricopa, Pima), Casa Blanca, Gila River Reservation, Arizona

1906-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

Our Lady of Guadalupe Mission (Yaqui), Guadalupe, Arizona

1906-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

St. Michael Mission (Maricopa, Pima), Sacaton Flats, Gila River Reservation, Arizona

1906-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

St. Anne Mission (Maricopa, Pima), Santan, Gila River Reservation, Arizona

1909-1975 (transferred to Green Bay Diocese)

St. Anthony Church (Menominee), Neopit, Menominee Reservation, Wisconsin

1910-1912 (transferred to Superior Diocese)

St. Mary Magdalen Mission (Ojibwa), Springbrook, Wisconsin

1912-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

St. Augustine Mission (Tohono O’odham) Chuichu, Tohono O’odham/ Papago/ Reservation, Arizona

ca. 1913-1917 (transferred to Tucson Diocese)

Ss. Simon and Jude Mission (Tohono O’odham), Gila Bend, Arizona

1913-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

San Xavier del Bac Mission (Tohono O’odham), Tucson, San Xavier Reservation, Arizona

ca. 1913-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

Coyote Village Mission (Tohono O’odham), Tohono O’odham/ Papago Reservation, Arizona

ca. 1913-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

San Jose Village Mission (Tohono O’odham) Tohono O’odham/ Papago Reservation, Arizona

ca. 1913-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

San Pedro Village Mission (Tohono O’odham) Tohono O’odham/ Papago / Papago Reservation, Arizona

1913-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

St. Elizabeth Mission (Pima), Cockleburr, Arizona

1914-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

St. Joseph Mission (Apache), Mescalero, Mescalero Reservation, New Mexico

ca. 1915-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

St. Anthony Mission (Pima), Sacaton, Arizona

1916-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

San Solano Missions (Tohono O’odham), Tohono O’odham/ Papago Reservation, Arizona

ca. 1917-1922 (transferred to Santa Barbara Province)

Vaf Kuech Village Mission (Tohono O’odham), Tohono O’odham/ Papago Reservation, Arizona

1918-1920 (transferred to Grand Rapids Diocese)

St. Helen Mission (Ottawa), Fern, Michigan

ca. 1918-1938 (closed)

Sacred Heart Mission (Ottawa), Garden Island, Michigan

1934-present

St. Ignatius Mission (Ojibwa), New Post, Lac Court Oreille Reservation, Wisconsin

1992-present

St. Theresa Church (Eskimo), Aniak, Alaska

"Our Catholic History," a 50th anniversary history by Rev. Eugene Hagedorn, O.F.M., 1908, republished online, 2017.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1840s-ongoing, undated 

Volume: 15.4 cubic feet and 39 reels of microfilm

Description: 3 series include Native Catholic records. The records (excluding Photographs and including 2 publications) were microfilmed in 1982 by Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.   

 

/1 "Localia" Inclusive dates: 1840s-1981, undated 

Volume: 10.1 cubic feet and 15¼ reels of microfilm (reels 1-16) 

Description: Records relating to the administration of individual houses and missions of the Sacred Heart Province, which are arranged alphabetically by location of the house or mission and thereunder by type of record. 

A. "Ashland, Wisconsin, St. Agnes Friary," 1882-1980, undated, .6 cubic foot:

1. Correspondence, 1886-1980, .3 cubic foot: major correspondents include the superiors of the Friary and the provincial

2. Chronicle, 1944-1969, 1 volume

3. Parish reports, 1882-1884, 1898, 1900, 1903-1967, .1 cubic foot

4. Friary reports, 1900-1972, .1 cubic foot

5. Minutes of Friary meetings, 1967, 1978-1980, 1 folder

6. Historical notes and clippings, 1912-1979, undated, 2 folders

7. Photographs, 1909-1961, undated, 72 prints

B. "Bayfield, Wisconsin, Holy Family Friary," 1878-1978, undated, .8 cubic foot:

1. Correspondence, 1878-1974, undated, .3 cubic foot: major correspondents include the superiors of the Friary and the provincial

2. Chronicle, 1878-1960, 1 folder

3. Friary reports, 1900-1968, .1 cubic foot

4. Parish reports, 1882-1884, 1898-1968, .1 cubic foot

5. Deeds, 1871-1922, 1 folder 6. Bulletins, 1956-1959, 1 folder

6. Announcements, 1907-1953, .1 cubic foot

7. Guest book, 1956-1978, 1 volume

8. Historical notes and clippings, 1936-1955, undated, 2 folders

9. Photographs, 1911-1958, undated, 58 prints

C. "Bayshore, Michigan, St. Francis Solanus Parish," 1903-1978, undated, .2 cubic foot:

1. Correspondence, 1947-1949, 1955, 1959, undated, 1 folder

2. Parish reports, 1903-1973, .1 cubic foot

3. Historical notes, undated, 1 folder

4. Photographs, 1897-1956, undated, 20 prints

D. "Beaver Island, Michigan, Holy Cross Friary," 1898-1953, undated, .1 cubic foot:

1. Correspondence, 1898-1899, 1904-1907, undated, 1 folder

2. Sacramental and financial record book, 1905-1907, 1 volume

3. Parish reports, 1906-1909, 1 folder

4. Friary reports, 1906-1907, 1909, 1 folder

5. Clippings, 1935, 1943, 1953, 1 folder

6. Photographs, 1928, undated, 12 prints

E. "Belanger Settlement, Wisconsin, St. Anthony Parish," 1903, 1906, 19111915, 1948-1963, 1 folder: parish reports

F. "Cross Village, Michigan, Holy Cross Parish and Friary," ca.1847-1974, undated, .6 cubic foot:

1. Correspondence, 1893-1968, 1 folder: major correspondents include the superior of the Parish and Friary and the provincial

2. Sacramental records, ca.1847-1897, .2 cubic foot

3. Chronicle, 1889-1948, 1 folder

4. Parish reports, 1897-1974, .1 cubic foot

5. Friary reports, 1942-1948, 1 folder

6. Announcements, 1901-1931, .1 cubic foot

7. Historical notes and clippings, 1913-1970, undated, 2 folders

8. Photographs, 1917-1953, undated, 57 prints

G. "Harbor Springs, Michigan, Holy Childhood Friary," 1840-1979, undated, 2.2 cubic feet:

1. Correspondence, 1883-1968, undated, .4 cubic foot: major correspondents include the superior of the Friary and the provincial

2. Sacramental records, 1840x-1870x, 1 volume

3. Chronicles, 1834-1930, 1944-1971, 4 volumes: chronicle entries for the period from 1834-1907 are historical summaries or are copied from the originals by Rev. Joseph Erkens, O.F.M.

4. Parish reports, 1884-1971, .1 cubic foot

5. Friary reports, 1885-1972, .1 cubic foot

6. School records, 1886-1893, 1 folder

7. Contracts, deeds, and wills, 1885-1886, 1905, undated, 1 folder

8. Historical notes and clippings, 1874-1979, 3 folders

9. Printed material, 1874-1979, undated, 1 folder

10. Mission publications, 1897-1912, .7 cubic foot:

11. Anishinabe Enamiad, 1896-1908, 1910-1912, .4 cubic foot

12. Messenger of the Holy Childhood, 1902-1912, .3 cubic foot

13. Photographs, 1890s-1950s, undated, 818 prints

H. "Kelseyville, California, St. Turibius Friary," 1909-1912, 1 folder: friary reports

I. "Keshena, Wisconsin, St. Michael's Friary, St. Joseph School," 1871-1980, undated, 2 cubic feet:

1. Correspondence, 1871, 1880-1980, undated, .3 cubic foot

2. Chronicle, 1880-1906, 1936-1978, .2 cubic foot: chronicle entries for the period from 1880-1906 were copied from the original

3. Parish reports, 1882-1884, 1898-1972, .1 cubic foot

4. Friary reports, 1901-1976, .1 cubic foot

5. Financial journal, 1897-1926, 1 volume

6. School attendance records, 1914-1933, 1938-1939, 1951-1960, .3 cubic foot

7. School enrollment records, 1936-1938, 1 folder

8. School grades, 1923-1932, 1938-1939, 1 folder

9. School examinations reports, 1920-1933, 1 folder

10. School graduates, 1933-1942, 1955-1979, 1 folder

11. Visitation notes, 1957-1962, 1966, 1975, 1 folder

12. Contracts and deeds, 1958, 1963, 1966-1968, 1 folder

13. Bulletins, 1957-1979, .7 cubic foot

14. Historical notes and clippings, 1888-1973, undated, .1 cubic foot: includes a scrapbook containing articles and correspondence pertaining to the Franciscan Community at Keshena, from 1884-1935

15. Printed materials, 1930-1974, undated, 1 folder

16. Photographs, 1893-1958, undated, 113 prints

J. "Komatke, Arizona, St. John Mission," 1911-1926, undated, .1 cubic foot:

1. Correspondence, 1911, 1914, 1920-1926, undated, 1 folder

2. Photographs, 1916-1926, undated, 103 prints

K. "La Pointe, Wisconsin, St. Joseph Mission," 1882-1967, undated, .1 cubic foot:

1. Parish reports, 1882-1884, 1903, 1906-1915, 1948-1967, 2 folders

2. Clippings, 1935, 1 folder

3. Photographs, 1913-1966, undated, 6 prints

L. "Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin, St. Anthony Parish," 1897-1978, .2 cubic foot:

1. Correspondence, 1938, 1943-1960, 1965-1969, 1977-1978, 1 folder

2. Parish reports, 1897, 1900, 1915-1917, 1938-1969, .1 cubic foot

3. Printed materials, 1970, 1 folder

4. Photographs, 1960-1962, undated, 27 prints

M. "Mescalero, New Mexico, St. Joseph mission," 1914-1924, undated, 2 folders:

1. Correspondence, 1915, 1922-1923, 1 folder

2. Photographs, 1914-1924, undated, 18 prints

N. "Middle Village, Michigan, St. Ignatius Loyola Parish," 1900-1970, undated, .1 cubic foot:

1. Parish reports, 1900, 1903, 1909-1915, 1917, 1946-1967, 2 folders

2. Clippings, 1970, 1 folder

3. Photographs, 1950-1956, undated, 6 prints

O. "Neopit, Wisconsin, St. Anthony Parish and Friary," 1908-1974, undated, .4 cubic foot:

1. Correspondence, 1921, 1925, 1944-1961, 1967-1971, undated, 1 folder

2. Chronicle, 1908-1970, .1 cubic foot

3. Parish reports, 1909-1967, .1 cubic foot

4. Friary reports, 1955-1967, 1970-1974, 1 folder

5. Financial reports, 1937-1939, 1941-1950, 1 folder

6. Bulletins, 1951, 1967, 1973, 1 folder

7. Visitation notes, 1956-1959, 1961-1962, 1 folder

8. Historical notes and clippings, 1957-1971, undated, 1 folder

9. Printed materials, 1960, 1968, undated, 1 folder

10. Photographs, 1936-1959, undated, 62 prints

P. New Post, Wisconsin, St. Ignatius Loyola Parish," 1938-1967, undated, .1 cubic foot:

1. Parish reports, 1938-1967, 2 folders

2. Photographs, 1952, undated, 2 prints

Q. "Odanah, Wisconsin, Our Lady of the Seven Dolors Parish," 1882-1979, undated, .3 cubic foot:

1. Correspondence, 1889-1979, 1 folder

  1. Parish reports, 1882-1884, 1897-1968, .1 cubic foot
  2. Bulletins, 1970s, 1 folder 4. Historical notes and clippings, 1906-1954, 1 folder
  3. School publication, Noble Lives of a Noble Race. A Series of Reproductions by the Pupils of St. Mary's, Odanah, Wisconsin, 1908, 1 volume
  4. Photographs, 1908-1925, 1964, undated, 73 prints
  5. "Peshabestown, Michigan, Immaculate Conception Parish," 1906, 1946-1947, undated, 2 folders:
  6. Parish reports, 1906, 1946-1947, 1 folder
  7. Photographs, undated, 3 prints
  8. "Petoskey, Michigan, St. Francis Xavier Friary," 1878-1980, undated, .75 cubic foot:
  9. Correspondence, 1897-1968, undated, .25 cubic foot: major correspondents include the superior of the Friary and the provincial
  10. Chronicle, 1878-1952, .2 cubic foot
  11. Parish reports, 1897-1950, .1 cubic foot
  12. Friary reports, 1900-1950, .1 cubic foot
  13. Historical notes and clippings, 1885-1980, undated, 2 folders
  14. Photographs, 1890-1950, undated, 45 prints
  15. "Red Cliff, Wisconsin, St. Francis of Assisi Parish," 1903-1979, .2 cubic foot:
  16. Correspondence, 1915-1979, 1 folder
  17. Parish reports, 1903-1968, .1 cubic foot
  18. Photographs, 1925-1955, 10 prints
  19. "Reserve, Wisconsin, St. Francis Solanus Friary," 1891-1979, undated, .3 cubic foot:
  20. Correspondence, 1891, 1909-1979, 1 folder
  21. Chronicle, 1943-1964, 1970, 1 folder
  22. Indian mission and parish reports, 1898, 1900, 1906-1917, 1938-1967, .1 cubic foot
  23. Friary reports, 1939-1973, 2 folders
  24. Mission newsletter, A-NI-SHI-NA-BE E-NA-MI-AD, 1918, 1 folder
  25. Historical notes and clippings, 1930, 1938, 1971, undated, 1 folder
  26. Photographs, 1906-1948, undated, 88 prints
  27. "St. Turibius Mission, California," 1887-1889, 1 folder: correspondence
  28. Sells, Arizona, San Solano Missions, 1921-1923, 2 folders:
  29. Correspondence, 1921-1923, 1 folder
  30. Photographs, 1917-1920, undated, 40 prints
  31. "Stone Lake, Wisconsin, St. Philip Parish," 1938-1979, 2 folders:
  32. Correspondence, 1945-1979, 1 folder
  33. Parish reports, 1938-1967, 1 folder
  34. "Superior, Wisconsin, St. Francis Xavier Friary," 1880-1981, undated, .5 cubic foot:
  35. Correspondence, 1880-1977, undated, .2 cubic foot: major correspondents include the superior of the Friary and the provincial
  36. Parish reports, 1883-1884, 1898-1950, .1 cubic foot
  37. Friary reports, 1900-1950, .1 cubic foot
  38. Historical notes and clippings, 1945-1981, undated, 1 folder
  39. Printed materials, 1943-1977, 1 folder 6. Photographs, 1895-1955, undated, 46 prints
  40. "Topawa, Arizona, St. Catherine Mission," 1926, 1 folder: correspondence
  41. "Tucson, Arizona, San Xavier del Bac Mission," 1885-1922, undated, .15 cubic foot:
  42. Correspondence, 1885, 1911-1915, 1921-1922, undated, 1 folder
  43. Mission newsletter, The Yekrebbit, 1917-1918, 1 folder 3. Photographs, 1916, undated, 75 prints
  44. "Whiteriver, Arizona, St. Francis Mission," 1921-1922, 1924, 1929, 1 folder: correspondence

 

/2 "Realia" Inclusive dates: 1877-present, undated  Volume: .8 cubic foot and ½ reel of microfilm (reel 16)  Description: Contains records pertaining to the province’s general Administration, which are arranged alphabetically by institution, subject, name, or type of document. 

  1. "Arizona Indian Missions," 1904-1932, undated, 2 folders:
  2. Correspondence, 1923-1932, undated, 1 folder
  3. Mission reports, 1904-1913, 1924-1928, 1 folder
  4. "California Indian Missions," 1904-1913, 1924-1928, 1 folder: mission reports
  5. "Gaylord Diocese," 1972, 1975-1981, 1 folder: correspondence
  6. "Grand Rapids Diocese," 1884-1957, 1 folder: correspondence
  7. "Green Bay Diocese," 1879-1981, 1 folder: correspondence
  8. "La Crosse Diocese," 1878-1900, 1 folder: correspondence
  9. "Oregon Indian Missions," 1877, 1913-1914, 1 folder: mission reports
  10. Publications of the Franciscan Order and of the Sacred Heart Province, 1913-present, .5 cubic foot: publications of the Order or of the Province occasionally containing articles on Indian mission activity include:
  11. Franciscan Herald, 1913-present, .3 cubic foot
  12. Annals of the Sacred Heart, O.F.M., 1929-1941, .1 cubic foot
  13. Lesser Brothers, 1967-1981, .1 cubic foot
  14. "Superior Diocese," 1918-1981, 1 folder: correspondence

 

/3 "Personalia"

Inclusive dates: 1869-1980, undated 

Volume: 4.5 cubic feet and 27¼ reels of microfilm (reels 16-43) 

Description: Contains the personal, non-official records of the province’s members, which are arranged alphabetically by surname.

A. Altmicks, Rev. Servatius, O.F.M., 1874-1920, undated, .4 cubic foot: religious writings, sermons, spiritual exercises, and church histories

B. Cabo, Rev. Marcellus, O.F.M., 1968, 1974-75, 1 folder: biographical records

C. Derenthal, Rev. Odoric, O.F.M., 1869-1934, undated, 1 cubic foot:

1. Sermon notes, 1879-1930, undated, .3 cubic foot

2. Religious writings, 1874-1897, undated, 1 folder

  1. Diaries and journals, 1872-1926, .1 cubic foot
  2. Baptismal record, 1880-1884, 1 folder
  3. Ojibwa vocabulary and grammar notes, undated, 1 folder
  4. "Autobiography, 1820-1914," undated, .1 cubic foot
  5. Historical writings, undated, .1 cubic foot: largely excerpts from his autobiography
  6. Historical notes, undated, .3 cubic foot
  7. Clippings, 1869-1930, undated, 1 folder
  8. Biographical and personal records, 1897-1934, undated, 1 folder: includes over 20 photographs
  9. Engelhardt, Rev. Zephyrin, O.F.M., 1880-1927, undated, .2 cubic foot:
  10. Correspondence, 1905, 1927, 1 folder
  11. Religious writings, 1880-1881, 1 folder
  12. Historical writings, 1885, undated, 1 folder
  13. Indian Ojibwa language records, 1898, 1901, 2 volumes: published records
  14. Gafron, Rev. John, O.F.M., undated, 1 folder: a biography by an unknown author
  15. Groskopf, Rev. Paulinus, O.F.M., 1933-1978, undated, .1 cubic foot:
  16. Correspondence, 1947, 1961-1962, 1978, undated, 1 folder
  17. Sermon notes, undated, 1 folder
  18. Historical notes, 1933, undated, 1 folder
  19. Habig, Rev. Marion, O.F.M., 1924, 1959, 1971-1973, 1 folder: historical writings
  20. Hagedorn, Rev. Eugene, O.F.M., 1895-1950, undated, .8 cubic foot:
  21. Correspondence, 1939-1948, undated, 1 folder
  22. Diary, 1938-1941, 1 volume
  23. Research notes, "Catholic Church in Michigan," 1920s-1940s, .5 cubic foot
  24. Research notes, "Catholic Church in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and the Midwest," 1920s-1940s, .1 cubic foot
  25. Research notes, "Rev. Frederick Baraga," 1920s-1940s, 1 folder
  26. Research notes, biographical notes, 1920s-1940s, 1 folder
  27. Biographical and personal records, 1895-1950, undated, 1 folder: includes over 30 photographs
  28. Keuter, Rev. Aubert, O.F.M., 1920s-1930s, .25 cubic foot:
  29. Historical writings and research notes, 1920s-1930s, .2 cubic foot: includes a "General History of the Diocese of Grand Rapids, Michigan"; and "Ancient and Modern Michilimackinac"
  30. Biographical records, 1935-1936, 1 folder
  31. Krake, Rev. Blase, O.F.M., undated, 1 folder: biographical notes on Rev. Odoric Derenthal, O.F.M.
  32. Loeffler, Rev. Optatus, O.F.M., 1884-1963, undated, .15 cubic foot:
  33. Journals, 1884-1895, 1897, 1939, .1 cubic foot
  34. Biographical and personal records, 1896-1963, undated, 1 folder
  35. Molitor, Rev. Sabinus, O.F.M., undated, .1 cubic foot: historical writings and notes, including histories of Arbre Croche, Michigan, and of Holy Childhood Mission and School
  36. Norick, Brother Sylvester, O.F.M., 1980, 1 folder: biographical records and historical notes
  37. Petri, Brother David, O.F.M., 1927, 1 folder: autobiography
  38. Steck, Rev. Francis, O.F.M., 1919, 1 volume: scrapbook with photographs, clippings, and historical notes
  39. Troesken, Rev. Englehard, O.F.M., 1886-1966, undated, .2 cubic foot:
  40. Religious writings and sermons, 1886, 1905, undated, l folder
  41. Scrapbook commemorating his Golden Jubilee, 1953, 1 volume
  42. Biographical and personal records, 1895-1966, undated, 2 folders: includes 45 photographs
  43. Tushaus, Rev. Benno, O.F.M., 1924-1949, undated, 1 folder: biographical records
  44. Verwyst, Rev. Chrysostom, O.F.M., 1881-1925, undated, .7 cubic foot:
  45. Historical writings, 1899, 1904, 1906-1910, undated, .5 cubic foot:
  46. Indian language records, 1892, 1901, 1907, 1913-1919, .15 cubic foot: includes an English-Chippewa Dictionary (only l volume of the original is in the Sacred Heart Archives, but the entire dictionary is on microfilm) and an English translation of Ojibwa words and expressions (entirely on microfilm)
  47. Biographical records, 1881-1925, undated, 1 folder
  48. Vogt, Rev. Casimir, O.F.M., 1880-1921, undated, .2 cubic foot:
  49. Memoirs, 1910-1912, 1 volume 2. Diary, 1897-1898, 1901-1916, 1 volume
  50. Religious writings, undated, 1 folder
  51. Historical writings and historical notes, 1880-1921, undated, 1 folder
  52. Indian Ojibwa language records, 1885, 1890, 1 folder
  53. Vollmer, Rev. Eustace, O.F.M., 1906-1924, undated, 2 folders
  54. Sermon notes, 1906-1908, 1911, undated, 1 folder
  55. Biographical records, 1913, 1924, undated, 1 folder
  56. Unknown authors, 1908, undated, 1 folder: historical writings and historical notes

 

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.

New1984/rev2003-2018

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