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BUREAU OF CATHOLIC INDIAN MISSIONS RECORDS

BUREAU OF CATHOLIC INDIAN MISSIONS

OBJECTS -- AFRICAN AMERICAN

1993 (Box 4, Items 5-6)

OBJECTS -- NATIVE AMERICAN

1964, 1988-1990, 1992, 1997, 2004, 2012; undated (ca. 1990, unknown)


Series Box Item Folder Title
10 1 1-2 Black and Indian Mission Office, St. Kateri Tekakwitha commemorative medallion, 1 1/2-inch diameter, golden-bronze finish, 2012
10 1 - Black and Indian Mission Office, St. Kateri Tekakwitha Pilgrimage tote bag with contents, 2012
10 1 3-4
Pencil with inscription: "Jesus I love you" - St. Kateri Pray for Us!
10 1 5-6
Rosary (plastic beads and cross with string)
10 1 7-8
Tote bag with Black and Indian Mission Office name and logo
10 1 - Comanche and Kiowa, St. Patrick's Indian Mission, Anadarko, Oklahoma, 1964
10 1 9
Commemorative coffee mug
10 1 10
Commemorative T-shirt
10 1 11 Monsignor Lenz name badge, undated; loom beaded in size 11 glass seed beads with multi-colored "Oklahoma style" rainbow motif, 5.4 x 10.7 cm.
10 1 12 St. Ignatius Mission, St. Ignatius, Flathead Reservation, Montana, Commemorative pin, 2004; Kalispel?

BCIM
Series 10

Series Box Item Folder Title
10 - - Tucson, Arizona [private donor], undated (ca. 1990); Yaqui
10 1 13-14
"Rosary" (wood beads with colored yarn)
10 2 1
Painted mask, wood and hair
10 3 1
Painted mask, wood and hair
10 Oversize 1 1-4
Confetti egg (cascaróne)
10 4 1 Good Shepherd Award to Msgr. Paul Lenz, [St. Bonaventure School, Thoreau, near Navajo Reservation, New Mexico?], 1988; 30.0 x 40.2 cm.
10 4 2 Tekakwitha Conference Appreciation Awards, 1989, 2007; 23.0 x 18.0 cm.
10 4 3 International Liason of Lay Volunteers in Mission Honor Plaque to Msgr. Paul A. Lenz, 1990; 26.5 x 33.0 cm.
10 4 4 Commemorative Plaque acknowledging the unveiling of the St. Kateri Tekakwitha Statue, Immaculate Conception Basilica, 1992; 23.0 x 18.0 cm.
10 4 5 Josephite Centennial Plaque, 1893-1993 [Baltimore, Maryland?]; 30.0 x 38.0 cm.
10 4 6 Josephite Centennial Medallion, 1893-1993 [Baltimore, Maryland?]; 24.5 cm., circular; ceramic, affixes to plaque
10 4 7 Commemorative Plaque acknowledging the bestowing the honorary name Wikin yan Majpi ya (Thunder cloud) in memory of Black Elk, the Holy Man, by Esther (Black Elk) DeSersa, granddaughter of Black Elk, [Pine Ridge (Lakota) Reservation, South Dakota?], undated; 30.5 x 25.3 cm.
10 4 8 St. Mary Mission (Tohatchi, Navajo Reservation, Arizona) Rendition of the Cross of St. Francis of Assisi by Linda Benton (copy), undated; 36 x 27.1 cm.
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