GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Wisconsin: WI-46

Salvatorians. United States Province. Archives
2506 North Wauwatosa Avenue
Wauwatosa, WI 53208

Phone: 414-453-3875 Extension 35
Email: sdsarchives@salvatorians.com

 

Hours: See website

Access: No restrictions 

Copying facilities: Yes 

 

History: The Salvatorians or Society of the Divine Savior, was founded in Rome, 1881. It established the U.S.A. Province, 1896, which administered the following missions, parish, and school among Native Americans:                                

1898-1985

St. Michael the Archangel Mission (Grand Ronde), Grande Ronde, Grand Ronde Reservation, Oregon

ca. 1930-1969

Grand Ronde Vocational School (Grand Ronde), Grande Ronde, Grand Ronde Reservation, Oregon

ca. 1945-1970

St. Augustine Mission/ Oceanlake station (Siletz), Oceanlake, Oregon

1977-1980

Lovelock Colony station (Paiute, Washo), Lovelock, Nevada

1977-1981

St. Michael Church (Pima), Gila Bend, Arizona 

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1890s-1970

Volume: 1.5 cubic feet

Description Correspondence, chronicles, and notes, re: St. Michael the Archangel Mission, the Grand Ronde Vocational School, and St. Augustine Mission, which were used in the U.S.A. Province history, The Moment of Grace, One Hundred Years of Salvatorian Life and Ministry in the United States, 1994. Other holdings, re: Lovelock Colony station, Lovelock, Nevada, and St. Michael Church, Gila Bend, Arizona, are 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.

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