GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 4: Outside United States
Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Generalate
Monasterevan, County Kildare W34 PV32 Ireland
Phone: 353 45 525335
History: Founded in Ireland, 1775, the Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary self-identify with the post-nominal initials, "P.B.V.M." They established the following convents, which staffed Catholic schools serving Native Americans in South Dakota:
|1800-1881||Presentation Convent, Aberdeen, South Dakota|
|1997-present||Mount Loretto Convent, Dubuque, Iowa|
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans in the United States: 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.