GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
Pennsylvania: PA-7

Mercedarians. Monastery of Our Lady of Mercy
6398 Drexel Road
Philadelphia, PA 19151

Phone: 215-879-0594
Email: See website

 

History: Founded 1218, the Mercedarians (a.k.a. Order of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mercy) self-identify with the post-nominal initials “O.deM.” and have administered Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church (e.g. Huron, Mohawk), Cleveland, Ohio, 1970s-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.

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