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

PHOTOGRAPHY -- AFRICAN AMERICAN MISSIONS: BLACK AND WHITE PRINTS, 1905, 1914-1988, undated (1900s-1980s)


Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Alabama
9-2 1 1
Chastang, St. Peter’s Church, 1928
9-2 - -
Mobile, Heart of Mary School
9-2 - -
See -- Oversize, Alabama, Mobile, Heart of Mary School
9-2 - -
See also -- Extreme Oversize, File D, Drawer 5, Folder 1, Black and Indian Mission Collection, African American Missions
9-2 1 2
Mobile, Prince of Peace Church, undated
9-2 1 3
Montgomery, St. John the Baptist Church, undated (Received Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, 1926)
9-2 1 4
Selma, St. Elizabeth's Mission, 1940
9-2 1 5 Arizona, Tucson, Blessed Martin de Porres School, 1947
9-2 - - Arkansas
9-2 1 6
Lake Village, 1953
9-2 1 7
Little Rock, St. Bartholomew's Church, undated
9-2 - -
See also -- Oversize, Little Rock, St. Bartholomew's Church, undated
9-2 1 8
Pine Bluff, St. Peter’s Church, undated (Received Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, 1928)

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - California
9-2 1 9
Fresno, Holy Redeemer School, 1948
9-2 1 10
Los Angeles, St. Odilia's Chapel, 1926-1927, undated (1920s?)
9-2 - - Delaware
9-2 1 11
Belvedere, Our Mother of Mercy Chapel, 1933
9-2 1 12
Wilmington, St. Joseph's Church, 1936, undated
9-2 - -
Wilmington, St. Joseph's Church -- see also -- Oversize, Delaware, Wilmington, St. Joseph's Church
9-2 - - District of Columbia
9-2 - -
Washington, Church of the Incarnation -- see -- Oversize, District of Columbia, Washington, Church of the Incarnation
9-2 1 13
Washington, Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, Undated (1900s-1910s)
9-2 - -
Washington, Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians -- see also -- Oversize, District of Columbia, Washington, Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Florida
9-2 1 14
Jacksonville, St. Pius School, 1931
9-2 1 15
Miami, St. Francis Xavier Church, 1938
9-2 1 16
Pensacola, St. Joseph’s Church, 1905
9-2 - - Georgia
9-2 1 17
Macon, St. Peter Claver's Mission, undated
9-2 1 18
Savannah, St. Benedict's Church, 1963
9-2 - - Illinois, East St. Louis, St. Augustine's Church -- see -- Oversize, Illinois, East St. Louis, St. Augustine's Church
9-2 - - Indiana
9-2 1 19
Gary, Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, undated (Used Mission Fields Home, January, 1958)
9-2 1 20
Indianapolis, St. Maur's Seminary, 1969
9-2 1 21
Indianapolis, St. Rita Church, 1947, 1959
9-2 1 22
Indianapolis, Unknown, 1947
9-2 1 23 Kansas, Kansas City, Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 1924

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Kentucky
9-2 1 24
Bardston, St. Monica Church, undated (Received Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, 1976)
9-2 1 25
Owensboro, Blessed Sacrament School, 1945
9-2 1 26
Springfield, St. Rose Priory, 1933-1948
9-2 - - Louisiana
9-2 1 27
Alexandria, undated
9-2 1 28
Breaux Bridge, St. Francis of Assisi Church, undated
9-2 1 29
Cecilia, St. Rose de Lima Church, undated
9-2 1 30
Church Point, Our Mother of Mercy School, undated (1920s)
9-2 1 31
Duson, St. Benedict the Moor Church, undated

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Louisiana, continued
9-2 1 32
Emma, St. Matilda’s Church, 1945, undated
9-2 1 33
Grand Coteau, Christ the King Mission, 1941, undated
9-2 1 34
Isle Brevelle, St. Augustine Church, 1981
9-2 1 35
Jeanerette, Our Lady of the Rosary Church, undated (Received Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, 1945)
9-2 - -
Lafayette
9-2 1 36
Holy Rosary Institute, 1930, 1938
9-2 1 37
Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 1943-1944, undated
9-2 1 38
Long Plantation, 1942
9-2 1 39
St. John Vianny Chapel, 1942, undated (Received Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, 1945)
9-2 1 40
Lake Charles, Sacred Heart of Jesus School, undated (Received Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, 1928)

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Louisiana, continued
9-2 1 41
Leonville, St. Leo's School, undated
9-2 1 42
Madisonville, St. Francis Xavier School, undated
9-2 1 43
Mansura, Uganda Center, 1981
9-2 1 44
New Iberia, St. Edward’s Church and School, undated (Received Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, 1945)
9-2 - -
New Orleans
9-2 1 45
Blessed Sacrament Church, undated
9-2 1 46
St. Augustine's High School, 1970
9-2 1 47
St. Peter Claver’s School, undated
9-2 1 48
St. Xavier Prep High School, undated
9-2 1 49
Xavier University, undated (Used Mission Fields at Home, January, 1958)

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Louisiana, continued
9-2 - -
Opelousas
9-2 1 50
Christ the King School, 1985
9-2 1 51
Holy Ghost Church and School, 1924, 1928-1930, 1932, undated (Received Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, 1945)
9-2 1 52
Plaisance, St. Joseph's Chapel, undated (Established 1939)
9-2 1 53
Rayne, Our Mother of Mercy Church, undated
9-2 - -
St. Martinville
9-2 1 54
Notre Dame de Pepetual Secours Church and School, 1944-1945, undated (Received Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, 1945)
9-2 1 55
St. Martin's Church, undated (Used Our Negro and Indian Missions, 1939)

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Louisiana, continued
9-2 1 56
Verdunville, Immaculate Conception Chapel, 1945
9-2 1 57
Welsh, St. Joseph's Church, 1981
9-2 - - Maryland
9-2 1 58
Annapolis, St. Augustine Church, undated (Received Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians, 1949)
9-2 1 59
Baltimore, St. Barnabas Church, undated (1928?)
9-2 1 60
Ridge, St. Peter Claver’s School, undated (Used Our Negro and Indian Missions, 1940, p. 7)
9-2 - - Mississippi
9-2 1 61
Bay St. Louis, St. Augustine's Seminary, 1976-1977, undated
9-2 1 62
Gulfport, St. Theresa Little Flower Church, undated (Used Our Negro and Indian Missions, 1938)
9-2 1 63
Jackson, Holy Ghost Mission and School, 1923, undated (1910s-1920s)

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Missouri
9-2 1 64
Clifton City, St. Joseph's Mission, 1940
9-2 1 65
Kansas City, St. Monica's Church, 1914
9-2 1 66
St. Louis, Archdiocese of St. Louis, 1979-1980, 1982, 1986, 1988
9-2 2 1 Nebraska, Omaha, St. Benedict’s Church, 1927
9-2 - - New Jersey
9-2 2 2
Patterson, Archdiocese of New Jersey, 1981
9-2 2 3
Tenafly, St. Anthony Mission Home, 1924
9-2 - - New York
9-2 2 4
Newburgh, Josephite Collegiate Seminary, undated (1930s?-1940s?)
9-2 2 5
New York, The Catholic Negro-American Mission Board, undated (1920s)

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - North Carolina
9-2 2 6
Belmont, St. Benedict's School for Negroes, 1951
9-2 2 7
Charlotte, Summer School, 1962
9-2 2 8
Greenville, St. Gabriel's School, 1988; received The Catholic Negro-American Mission Board
9-2 2 9
New Bern, St. Joseph's Missions, undated
9-2 2 10
Newton Grove, St. Mark's Church, 1926
9-2 2 11
Southern Pines, Our Lady of Mercy Mission, undated (Used Our Negro and Indian Missions, 1940, p. 6)
9-2 2 12
Wilmington, St. Thomas Church, undated
9-2 2 13 Oregon, Portland, Blessed Martin League, 1947
9-2 2 14 Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Diocese of Harrisburg, 1988, undated (1980s)

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - South Carolina
9-2 2 15
Charleston, Immaculate Conception High School, 1936, undated
9-2 2 16
Cross Roads, St. James' Church, undated (Used Our Negro and Indian Missions, 1936)
9-2 2 17
Kingstree, Our Lady of Fatima Mission, 1936
9-2 2 18
Ritter, Catholic Cross Roads, 1926
9-2 2 19
Spartanburg, St. Joseph's Church, 1946
9-2 2 20
Sumter, St. Jude's School, 1948
9-2 2 21 Tennessee, Jackson, St. Joseph’s Church, 1928
9-2 - - Texas
9-2 2 22
Amarillo, Blessed Martin Mission, 1944
9-2 2 23
Bryan, Santa Theresa's Mission, 1938, 1941, undated

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Texas, continued
9-2 2 24
Corpus Christi, Holy Cross Church, 1925, undated
9-2 - -
Dallas
9-2 2 25
Immaculate Heart of Mary Mission, School, 1949
9-2 2 26
St. Anthony's School and Mission, 1938, 1948
9-2 2 27
St. Peter's Church and [High] School, 1938, 1942, undated
9-2 - -
Fort Worth
9-2 2 28
Our Lady of Mercy Mission, 1929-1932
9-2 2 29
St. Veronica’s Church, 1941
9-2 2 30
Gainesville, St. Charles Church, 1947

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Texas, continued
9-2 - -
Galveston
9-2 2 31
Holy Rosary School, undated
9-2 - -
See also -- Oversize, Texas, Galveston, Knights of Peter Claver
9-2 2 32
Liberty, Sacred Heart Church and School, undated
9-2 2 33
Marshall, Holy Spirit Church, undated (1938 or later)
9-2 2 34
Port Arthur, Sacred Heart High School, undated
9-2 2 35
San Antonio, Holy Redeemer Church, undated
9-2 - -
See also -- Oversize, Texas, San Antonio, Holy Redeemer Church and School
9-2 2 36
Washington, Sacred Heart Church, 1935

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - West Virginia
9-2 2 37
Wheeling, Christian House of Hospitality, undated
9-2 - - Wisconsin, Milwaukee
9-2 2 38
St. Benedict the Moor Church and St. Anthony Hospital, 1937, undated
9-2 - -
See also -- Oversize, Wisconsin, Milwaukee, St. Benedict the Moor Mission
9-2 2 39 Unidentified, United States, undated
9-2 2 40 Bahamas, San Salvador, undated

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints -- Oversize

Series Box Folder Folder Title
9-2 - - Alabama
9-2 O1 1
Mobile, Heart of Mary School, undated
9-2 O1 2 Arkansas, Little Rock, St. Bartholomew's Church, undated
9-2 O1 3 Delaware, Wilmington, St. Joseph's Church, 1933
9-2 - - District of Columbia, Washington
9-2 O1 4
Church of the Incarnation, 1925
9-2 O1 5
Commission for the Catholic Missions among the Colored People and the Indians (Black and Indian Mission Collection), undated; includes Board of Directors collage of 9 portraits
9-2 O1 6 Illinois, East St. Louis, St. Augustine's Church, undated (Received Commission, 1940s)
9-2 - - Texas
9-2 O1 7
Galveston, Knights of Peter Claver, 1926
9-2 O1 8
San Antonio, Holy Redeemer Holy Redeemer Church and School, undated
9-2 O1 9 Wisconsin, Milwaukee, St. Benedict the Moor Mission, 1926

BCIM
Series 9-2
B & W Prints -- Extreme Oversize

Series File/Drawer Folder Folder Title
9-2 D/5 1 Black and Indian Mission Collection, African American Missions
9-2 - -
Alabama, Mobile, Heart of Mary School, undated
9-2 - -
Nebraska, Omaha, St. Benedict's Community Home, 1924
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