GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Indiana: IN-4

Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters
Victory Noll Center
1900 West Park Drive
P.O. Box 109
Huntington, IN 46750-0109

Phone: 260-356-0628
Email: info@olvm.org

 

Hours: By appointment only

Access: Some restrictions apply

Copying facilities: Yes

 

History: Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters (a.k.a. Victory Noll Sisters) were founded in Chicago, Illinois, 1922, and identify themselves with the post-nominal initials, “O.L.V.M.” Without creating institutional structures, they have served Native Americans in Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah.

1922-present

Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters have served Native Americans in Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah, with pastoral, catechetical, social, and health care services

1980s-1990s

Sister Lorraine Masters, O.L.V.M., founded and administered the Diocese of Salt Lake City Native American ministry (Ute)

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1922-2000s

Volume: Unknown

Description: Correspondence, chronicles, work reports (mostly statistical), photographs, notes, and clippings.

 

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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