GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
University of Oregon. Knight Library. Special Collections and University Archives
1501 Kincaid Street
Eugene, OR 97403
Alternate website: Archives West
Hours: See website
Access: No restrictions
Copying facilities: Yes
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: Ca. 1883-1920
Volume: Ca. .1 cubic foot
Description: 3 collections include Native Catholic records:
/1 “James Croke Collection, A23”
Inclusive dates: Before 1883-1883
Volume: Few letters
Description: Letters from Croke to Archbishop Francis Xavier Norbert Blanchet (1795-1883), concerning the Catholic Church in Oregon.
/2 “Collection of Catholic Prayers and Teachings in Various Indian Languages, SFM85”
Inclusive dates: ca. 1908
Volume: 5 items
Description: In Nez Perce, Eskimo, and Kalispel languages; collected by the Jesuits Oregon Province Archives, now merged with Jesuit Archives and Research Center, St. Louis, Missouri.
/3 “Lee Moorhouse Photograph Collection”
Inclusive dates: Ca. 1897-1920
Volume: At least 7 prints/ images
Description: St. Andrew Mission (Cayuse, Umatilla, Walla Walla, Nez Perce) and a visit of Bishop Charles J. O’Reilly to the Umatilla Reservation; images online.
Unless otherwise noted, the repository on this page holds (or held) the records described here and they are not held at the Marquette University Archives.