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BUREAU OF CATHOLIC INDIAN MISSIONS RECORDS (Black and Indian Mission Office)

[1833-ongoing]

Record Group One -- Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions
BCIM Historical Note/ Scope and Content
Series 1 BCIM Correspondence and Minutes, [1853-ongoing],* undated
Series 2 BCIM Mission and School Reports, 1877-1975
Series 3 BCIM Financial Records, 1874-1943
Series 4 BCIM Print Publications, 1873-[ongoing], undated
Series 8 Native American Language and Pictorial Records/ Recordings, [1833-ongoing]
Series 9 Native American Photography, [1879-ongoing], undated
Series 10 Native American Objects, [1964-2015], undated
Series 11 BCIM Architectural Drawings, [1919-1968], undated
Series 12 BCIM Artwork, [1898-2008], undated
Series 13 Native American Maps, [1874-2000], undated
Series 14 Native American Print Publications, [1839-ongoing], undated
Series 15 Native American Clippings, [1863-1994], undated
Series 16 Native American Government Documents and Publications, [1854-ongoing], undated
Series 17 Native American Audio/ Video Recordings, [1982-ongoing]
Series 19 Websites, 2011-; includes DreamCatcher [e-newsletter], 2011-2012; and The Sentinel [e-newsletter], 2009-
Series 0 Unprocessed Records
 
Record Group Two -- Black and Indian Mission Collection (Commission for Catholic Missions among Colored People and Indians)
Collection Historical Note/ Scope and Content
Series 1 Collection Correspondence and Minutes/ Proceedings, [1875-ongoing], undated
Series 5 Collection Diocesan Reports and Applications, [ca. 1881-ongoing], undated
Series 6 Collection Financial Records, 1886-1952
Series 7 Collection Print Publications, [1889-ongoing], undated
Series 12 Collection Artwork, 1937
Series 17 Collection Motion Picture/ Video Recordings, [1984-2010]
Series 19 Websites, 2011-
Series 0 Unprocessed Records
 
Record Group Three -- Catholic Negro-American Mission Board (Catholic Board for Mission Work among Colored People)
  CNAMB Historical Note/ Scope and Content
Series 1 CNAMB Correspondence and Minutes, [1907-ongoing]
Series 6 CNAMB Financial Records, [1960s-ongoing]
Series 9 African American Photography, [1905-ongoing], undated
Series 10 African American Objects, 1993
Series 13 African American Maps, 1982
Series 14 African American Print Publications, [1891-ongoing], undated
Series 16 African American Government Documents and Publications, [1854-ongoing], undated
Series 17 African American Video Recordings, 1998, 2008
Series 18 CNAMB Print Publications, [1908-ongoing], undated
Series 19 Websites, 2011-; includes NIA [e-newsletter], 2011-2012
Series 0 Unprocessed Records
  *[Brackets] denote gaps in the date span.
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