GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
Church of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception
1501 Belmont Avenue
P.O. Box 693
Hood River, OR 97031
History: The Church of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception, Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Baker (Archives: Redmond, Oregon). Franciscans (Sacred Heart Province) (Archives: St. Louis, Missouri) at St. Mary’s attended to the Warm Springs Reservation station (Paiute, Walla Walla, Wasco), 1910-1912 (transferred to St. Francis of Assisi, Bend).
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1910-1912
Volume: Few entries within at least 1 volume
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of the Warm Springs Reservation station.
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.