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BUREAU OF CATHOLIC INDIAN MISSIONS RECORDS

BLACK AND INDIAN MISSION COLLECTION (COMMISSION FOR THE CATHOLIC MISSIONS AMONG THE COLORED PEOPLE AND THE INDIANS)

PUBLICATIONS -- GENERAL, ca. 1904-1905, 1909, 1911, 1915, 1922, 1924, 1928-1939, 1941-1959, 1961-1974, 1976-1978, 1980-1981, 1983-1984, 1987, 1991, 1993-1995, 1998-1999, 2001-2006, 2008, n.d.

Index to Publications in Native America Collections 

Caution: Some monographic titles and runs of serial titles in this series are not entered into the Index to Publications in Native America collections. [Most titles microfilmed in 1982 + subsequent additions: un-filmed pre-1982 titles and new materials]


Series Box Folder Folder Title
7-2 1 1 An Appeal in the Name of the Commission in Behalf of the Collection to be Taken in all the Catholic Churches Throughout the U.S., on the First Sunday of Lent, n.d. (ca. 1904)
7-2 1 2 Commission Pour Les Missions Catholiques Parmi Les Negres et Les Indiens, December 15, 1905
7-2 1 3-4 Black But Beautiful, Sermon by Reverend William H. Ketcham, 1909
7-2 1 5 Appeal in Behalf of the Negro and Indian Missions in the U.S., 1909, 1911
7-2 1 6 Charter of the Commission, 1915
7-2 1 7 Appeal in Behalf of the Negro and Indian Missions in the U.S. [originals include un-filmed additions], 1922-1923, 1928-1937
7-2 1 8 Catholic Work Among the Indians. The Winning of the Indian, 1938
7-2 1 9 Catholic Work Among the Negroes. The Rising Tide of Negro Converts, 1938
7-2 1 10 An Appeal in Behalf of the Negro and Indian Missions of the U.S., 1938-1939, 1941-1959, 1961-1974, 1976
7-2 1 11 By-Laws of Commission for Catholic Missions Among the Colored People and the Indians, n.d.
7-2 1 12 Our Negro and Indian Missions [brochure], n.d., ca. 1919-1938

BCIM
Series 7-2

Series Box Folder Folder Title
7-2 1 13 Statistics on Present Day Indian Missions, 1924
7-2 - - Promotional Packets, BV2130 .C72
7-2 1 14
1977, [fragment] To Shepherd the Faith... [brochure];see also -- promotional poster in Oversize box 1
7-2 1 15
1978, [fragment] circular letter (2 copies)
7-2 1 16 Commission for the Catholic Missions Among the Colored People and the Indians, 1978 (2 copies)
7-2 1 17 Promotional Packets, BV2130 .C72, continued; 1980, So they may live in Christ; cover letter, 5 publicity sheets + donation envelope; see also -- appeal poster in Oversize box 1 (2 copies)
7-2 1 18 The Gift of Katharine Drexel [cover letter to video documentary by Teleketics], 1981; 1 sheet (4 copies)
7-2 - - Promotional Packets, BV2130 .C72, continued
7-2 1 19
1983, [fragment] fact sheet (2 copies)
7-2 1 20
1984, Support Black and Native American Missions; cover letter, 3 publicity sheets + 1 fact sheet;see also -- promotional poster in Oversize box 1
7-2 1 21
1987, Give Generously Support United States Home Missions; cover letter (parishes), 16-page booklet, 3 publicity sheets + 1 fact sheet; see also -- promotional poster in Oversize box 1

BCIM
Series 7-2

Series Box Folder Folder Title
7-2 - - Promotional Packets, BV2130 .C72, continued
7-2 2 1
1987, Give Generously Support United States Home Missions; envelope, cover letter (editors), press release, 16-page booklet + fact sheet; 3 sets;see also -- promotional poster in Oversize box 1
7-2 2 2
1991, Give Generously Support United States Home Missions; envelope, cover letter, poster (2 copies), fact sheet + 7 publicity sheets; 4 sets;see also -- promotional poster in Oversize box 1
7-2 2 3
1993, Give Generously Support United States Home Missions; envelope, cover letter (2 versions: parishes, editors), poster + 4 fact/publicity sheets; 3 sets; see also -- promotional poster in Oversize box 1 (2 copies)
7-2 2 4
1994, Give Generously Support United States Home Missions; envelope, cover letter, 4 fact/publicity sheets
7-2 2 5
1995, Give Generously Support the United States Home Mission Collection; envelope, cover letter, testimonial sheet, poster (2 copies) + 4 fact/publicity sheets; 2 sets
7-2 2 6
1998, Give Generously Support United States Home Missions; envelope, cover letter, poster (2 copies), fact sheet + 4 publicity sheets
7-2 2 7
1999, Give Generously Support Black and Indian Missions; envelope, cover letter, poster (2 copies), fact sheet + 4 publicity sheets
7-2 2 8
2001, [fragment] cover letter (2 versions)
7-2 2 9 Form letter for transmitting grant funding, 2001
7-2 2 10 Funding request and accountability form, 2002

BCIM
Series 7-2

Series Box Folder Folder Title
7-2 - - Promotional Packets, BV2130 .C72, continued
7-2 2 11
2003, Give Generously Support Black and Indian Missions; envelope, cover letter, poster (2 copies), 2 fact sheets (1 copy) + 4 publicity sheets; 4 sets
7-2 2 12
2004, Give Generously Support Black and Indian Missions; envelope, cover letter (2 versions), poster + 3 fact/publicity sheets; 3 sets
7-2 2 13 Form letters to diocesan administrators regarding collection administration and accountability, 2005-2007
7-2 - - Promotional Packets, BV2130 .C72, continued
7-2 2 14
2005, The Year of the Eucharist - Evangelization - Giving to the Collection is a sign of your part in helping spread the Good News; envelope, cover letter, poster (2 copies) + 4 fact/publicity sheets; 2 sets
7-2 2 15
2006, Help for Those Less Fortunate, Give Generously Support Black and Indian Missions; envelope, cover letter, poster (2 copies) + 4 fact/publicity sheets; 2 sets
7-2 2 16
2008, Working together leads to success... Support Black and Indian Missions and Evangelization in the USA; envelope, cover letter, poster (2 copies) + 4 fact/publicity sheets
7-2 Oversize 1 1 Promotional Posters
7-2 - -
n.d. (1970s), ...from the desert Southwest to Alaska's cold wilderness...
7-2 - -
1980, So they may life in Christ (2 copies)

BCIM
Series 7-2

Series Box Folder Folder Title
7-2 Oversize 1 1 Promotional Posters, continued
7-2 - -
n.d. (1980s), Join your sacrifice to Our Lord's (4 copies)
7-2 - -
1984, Support Black and Native American Missions (3 copies)
7-2 - -
1987, Give Generously Support United States Home Missions (2 copies)
7-2 - -
1991, Give Generously Support United States Home Missions (2 copies)
7-2 - -
1993, Give Generously Support United States Home Missions
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