GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 4: Outside United States
Ontario, Canada: ON-4
Oblates of Mary Immaculate. Assumption Province
71 Indian Trail
Toronto, ON M6R 2A1 Canada
History: St. Eugene de Mazenod founded the Oblates of Mary Immaculate in France, 1816.
After making their first Canadian foundation, 1841, Canadian Oblates administered these Catholic missions in the United States, which served Native Americans:
1861-1870s (no longer Native)
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church (Ojibwa, Métis), Pembina, North Dakota/ Dakota Territory
1927-1957 (transferred to U.S. Central Province)
Immaculate Conception Mission (Ojibwa), Nett Lake, Net Lake Reservation, Minnesota
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.