GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE UNITED STATES Volume 1: Eastern United States: New York NY-3

Diocese of Brooklyn

Franciscan Sisters of the Poor. Generalate. Archives
133 Remsen Street 
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Phone: 718-643-1919

http://franciscansisters-en.sfp-poor.org/

History: Founded in Germany, 1852, the Franciscan Sisters of the Poor made their first U.S. foundation in Cincinnati, 1877. They established and have administered Talbot House Catholic Charities (Navajo), Chinle, Navajo Reservation, Arizona, 1981-present.

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: Unknown.

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.

New2006/rev2017

Archival materials from the Raynor Memorial Libraries


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