Detroit Province Archive


Originally part of the Chicago Province, the Detroit Province was founded in 1956.  The province encompassed the entirety of Michigan, the majority of Ohio, and maintained the northern half of the Patna Mission in India. The Chicago and Detroit Provinces were united in January 2011.

Collection Summary

The Detroit Province Archive was transferred to the Midwest Jesuit Archives in 1996.

Collection Arrangement

The Detroit Province Archive is arranged in three record groups:

RG 1: Government of the Province

RG 2: Personnel in the Province

RG 3: Location of Ministries in the Province

Finding guides for Detroit Province Collections

MIS.2.001 Donald Smythe collection of Micheline Resco materials