GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
St. Joseph Church
230 North Third Street
P.O. Box 20000
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Email: See website (About Us: Parish Staff)
History: St. Joseph Church, Grand Junction, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by Pueblo diocesan priests who attended to students at the Teller Government Indian Institute (e.g. Dakota-Lakota, Navajo, Ute), Grand Junction, ca. 1907-1911 (closed).
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: ca. 1907-1911
Volume: Few entries within at least 1 volume
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for students at the Teller Government Indian Institute.
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.