GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
Wyoming: WY-2

Wyoming State Archives
2301 Central Avenue Barrett Building
Cheyenne, WY 82002

Phone: 307-777-7826
Email: See website (FAQ: Ask an Archivist)
Alternative website: Rocky Mountain Online Archive

 

Hours: See website (Plan your Visit)

Access: No restrictions 

Copying facilities: Yes

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: 

Inclusive dates: 1930s, 1984

Volume: .02 cubic foot 

Description: 2 collections include Native Catholic records:

 

/1 "Catholic Missionaries on the Wind River: The Saint Stephen's Mission to the Arapahoes, 1884-1911, MSS 1011"

Inclusive dates: 1984

Volume: 95 pages

Description: A class paper by Joseph Henry, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, regarding St. Stephen's Mission and School among the Shoshoni and Arapaho people with Jesuits and Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia.    

 

/2 W.P.A. Subject File 1451, "St. Stephen's Mission"

Inclusive dates: 1930s

Volume: 5 pages

Description: By Rev. J.J. Lannon for a history project on St. Stephen's Mission on the Wind River Reservation, Wyoming, and sponsored by the Federal Works Progress Administration.  

 

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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