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BUREAU OF CATHOLIC INDIAN MISSIONS RECORDS

CATHOLIC NEGRO-AMERICAN MISSION BOARD (CATHOLIC BOARD FOR MISSION WORK AMONG COLORED PEOPLE)

GENERAL PUBLICATIONS -- AFRICAN AMERICAN MISSIONS, 1891, 1893, 1908, 1922, 1928-1960, 1969, 1971-1973, 1977-1980, 1982-1986, 1996, 2000-, undated

ORIGINALS

Series Box Folder Folder Title
14-2 - - Alabama
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Bessemer, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School
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Brochure, programs, 2000
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Tuskegee Institute, St. Joseph's Catholic Church dedication booklet, 1978
14-2 1 3 Baker, T. Lindsay, Holy Rosary School and Church, 1887-1913: A Pioneer Catholic Effort Among African American Texans, 1993; "Holy Rosary School and Church, 1887-1913: A Pioneer Catholic Effort Among African American Texans," Journal of Texas Catholic History and Culture, Vol. 6, no. 5 (1995), pp. 19-34
14-2 1 4 Blessed Cyprian Michael Iwene Tansi, various published matters on
14-2 1 5 Catholic Committee of the South, Report of the, The Best Ones to Speak it are the Ones that Live it, Raleigh, N.C., 1984
14-2 - - Colorado
14-2 1 6     Archdiocese of Denver, Black Catholics in the Rockies Newsletter, Spring 2009
14-2 - - Colored Harvest, The, St. Joseph's Society of the Sacred Heart, BX1407.N4 J86
14-2 1 7
Vol. 14, no. 2 (March/April, 1926) to Vol. 16, no. 5 (Christmas, 1928)
14-2 1 8
Vol. 17, no. 1 (January/February, 1929) to Vol. 17, no. 6 (November/December, 1929)

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Series 14-2

Series Box Folder Folder Title
14-2 - - Colored Harvest, The, St. Joseph's Society of the Sacred Heart, BX1407.N4 J86, continued
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Vol. 18, no. 1 (February/March, 1930) to Vol. 18, no. 6 (December, 1930/January, 1931)
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Vol. 19, no. 1 (February/March, 1931) to Vol. 21, no. 6 (December, 1933/January, 1934)
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Vol. 22, no. 1 (February/March, 1934) to Vol. 23, no. 6 (Christmas, 1935)
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Vol. 24 no. 1 (February/March, 1936) to Vol. 25, no. 6 (Christmas, 1936)
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Vol. 25, no. 1 (February/March, 1937) to Vol. 25, no. 6 (Christmas, 1937)
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Vol. 26, no. 1 (February/March, 1938) to Vol. 28, no. 6 (Christmas, 1940)
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Vol. 29, no. 1 (February/March, 1941) to Vol. 31, no. 6 (Christmas, 1943)
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Vol. 32, no. 1 (February/March, 1944) to Vol. 34, no. 6 (December, 1946/January, 1947)
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Vol. 35, no. 1 (February/March, 1947) to Vol. 36, no. 11 (December, 1948)
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Vol. 37, no. 1 (January, 1949) to Vol. 38, no. 11 (December, 1950)
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Vol. 39, no. 1 (January, 1951) to Vol. 39, no. 11 (December, 1951)

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Series 14-2

Series Box Folder Folder Title
14-2 - - Colored Harvest, The, St. Joseph's Society of the Sacred Heart, BX1407.N4 J86, continued
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Vol. 64, no. 1 (January, 1952) to Vol. 65, no. 11 (December, 1953)
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Vol. 66, no. 1 (January, 1954) to Vol. 67, no. 11 (December, 1955)
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Vol. 68, no. 1 (January, 1956) to Vol. 69, no. 11 (December, 1957)
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Vol. 70, no. 1 (January, 1958) to Vol. 71, no. 11 (December, 1959)
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Vol. 72, no. 1 (January, 1960) to Vol. 72, no. 7 (July/August, 1960)
14-2 - - California
14-2 4 1     Los Angeles, African American Catholic Center for Evangelization, "Black Catholic Facts," 2011
14-2 4 2 Delaware, The League for Colored Missions of Wilmington, Vol. 1, no. 1 (February, 1928)
14-2 - - District of Columbia, Washington
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Ss. Paul and Augustine Parish, Celebrate! Directory for the Celebration of the Sacraments in the Parish, 1977
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Washington, Archdiocese of, Secretariat for Black Catholics, Annual Awards and Fundraising Dinner, 1978

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Series 14-2

Series Box Folder Folder Title
14-2 - - Georgia
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Georgia, Silver Jubilee of the Colored Missions of, Ignatius Lissner, S.M.A., St. Anthony's Mission House, Tenafly, New Jersey, 1932
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Georgia Missions, Our, Rev. Ignatius Lissner, n.d. [ca. 1913]
14-2 4 7 Illinois, Peoria, The Sower, BV2130 .S34, St. Augustine Community Fund Newsletter, Vol. 1 no. 8 (November 1976); Vol. 2, no. 1 (January 1977) to unnumbered (November 1977)
14-2 - - Josephite Harvest, The, St. Joseph's Society of the Sacred Heart,BX1407.N4 J86
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Vol. 80, no. 1 (Spring, 1978); Vol. 80, no. 3 (Fall, 1978); vol. 81, no. 1 (Spring, 1979); Vol. 81, no. 3 (Fall, 1979); Vol. 82, no. 1 (Spring, 1980); Vol.  87, no. 4 (Winter, 1985-1986)
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Vol. 83, no. 3 (Autumn 1981); Vol. 84, no. 4 (Winter 1982-1983); Vol. 85, no. 4 (Winter 1983-1984); Vol. 86, no. 4 (Winter 1984-1985); Vol. 88, no. 4 (Winter 1986-1987); Vol. 91, no. 1 (Spring 1988); Vol. 92, no. 1 (Spring 1989); Vol. 92, no. 2 (Summer 1989); Vol. 102, no. 2 (June 1999); Vol. 103, no. 2 (June 2000)
14-2 4 10 Kansas, Wichita, St. Peter Claver Church, Dedication of, 1940
14-2 4 11 Land of Cotton, The, City of St. Jude, BX1407.N4 L29, Vol. 7, no. 3 (July, 1961); Vol. 17, no. 2 (April, 1971) to Vol. 18, no. 2 (April, 1972); Vol. 18, no. 4 (October, 1972); Vol. 19, no. 1 (January, 1973)
14-2 4 12 Loyola University, Black Students at, Joseph H. Fichter, S.J., Loyola University of New Orleans, 1986
14-2 4 13 Maryland, Baltimore, St. Elizabeth's Home for Colored Children, Twelfth Annual Report of [photocopy], and Forty-seventh Annual Report of, 1893, 1928
14-2 4 14 Massachusetts, Roxbury, St. Francis de Sales School, Awards Banquet Brochure, 1984


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Series 14-2

Series Box Folder Folder Title
14-2 4 15 Meehan, Thomas F., "Mission Work Among Colored Catholics," The Catholic Mind, BX801 .C364, Vol. 20, no. 8 (April 22, 1922)
14-2 4 16 Mission Work Among Negroes, CSMC address, 1939
14-2 4 17 Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, Divine Word Missionaries, St. Augustine Retreat Center, Brochure, ca. 1980s
14-2 4 18 Biloxi, Mississippi, Diocese of, Establishment of and 10th Anniversary Programs, 1977, 1987
14-2 4 20 Missouri, St. Louis, North Area Catholic Educators, Brochure, n.d.
14-2 4 21 National Black Catholic Congress, Public Policy Statements, 1992
14-2 - - New Jersey
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Atlantic City, St. Monica's Church, Harvester at Work, n.d. [ca. 1940]
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Trenton Better Community Housing of, Truly,It is Possible..., n.d. [ca. 1985]
14-2 4 24 Brooklyn Catholic Interracial Council, Work of the Catholic Church Among the Negroes of the United States, 1950
14-2 4 25 Oklahoma Territory, Homes and Lands for All, Langston City [photocopy], Guthrie, Oklahoma, 1891
14-2 4 26 Pierre Toussaint Guild, The [prayer cards], n.d. (after 1996)

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Series 14-2

Series Box Folder Folder Title
14-2 4 27 Rivers, Rev. Clarence J., Thank God We Ain't What We Was: The State of the Liturgy in the Black Catholic Community, Conference on the Apostolate of the Church in the Black Community, 1978
14-2 4 28 Slattery, Rev. J.R., The Catholic Church and the Colored Race [photocopy], Baltimore, Maryland, n.d.
14-2 4 29 South Carolina, Charleston, Souvenir of the Dedication of the Immaculate Conception School, 1930
14-2 4 30 Orange, Texas, Diocese of Beaumont, Office of African American Ministry, St. Katherine Drexel Feast Day Celebration, 2011
14-2 4 31 U.S. Catholic Network of Lay Mission Programs, International Liaison of Lay Volunteers in Missions, Schedule and Newsletter, 1986-1987
14-2 - - Wisconsin, Milwaukee
14-2 4 32
"A Legacy of Faithfulness: Our Walk in Faith," Commemorating 110 Years of Black Catholic Presence in the Milwaukee Archdiocese [booklet], African World Festival, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1996
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St. Benedict the Moor Mission, The Life of Christ, ca. 1927; Catalogue of St. Benedict the Moor Institute, ca. 1927; Silver Anniversary, 1909-1934, St. Benedict the Moor Mission, 1934
14-2 - - Sibbel, Megan Stout, Reaping the "Colored Harvest": The Catholic Mission in the American South, Loyola University Chicago, Ph.D. dissertation, 2013
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