GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word. Archives
San Antonio, TX 78209
Hours: By appointment only
Access: No restrictions
Copying facilities: Yes
History: Founded in France, the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word made their first U.S. foundation in Texas, 1866, moved to San Antonio, 1869, divided into four U.S. provinces, 1921, and have self-identified with the post-nominal initials, “C.C.V.I.” They have served the following schools in Texas with students of Native American descent:
Province Unknown: Incarnate Word High School (e.g. Coahuiltecan Mestizos), San Antonio, Texas
New Orleans Province: Our Lady of Mount Carmel School (Tiwa), El Paso, Ysleta del Sur Reservation, Texas
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: Unknown.
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.