Catholic Diocese of Tarawa and Nauru : Archives

Date
1886-1986
By
Catholic Church. Diocese of Tarawa and Nauru; Catholic Church. Vicariate Apostolic of the Gilbert Islands
Ref
Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289
Description

Records of the Diocese, arranged in the following groups: A. Church authorities; B. Diocese of Tarawa and Nauru; C. Diocesan personnel; D. Congregations; E. Education; F. Sacraments; G. Apostolate and social communications; H. Relations with civil authorities; J. Relations with other religious bodies; K. Donations, mission aid societies, overseas aid etc; L. Church property, including land; N. Finances; MS. Manuscripts; PM. Printed material

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From 1886 the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart (MSC) Vicariate of Melanesia and Micronesia were allocated the then Gilbert Islands, with the first missionaries arriving in Nonouti in 1888. In 1897 a Vicariate Apostolic of the Gilbert Islands was established. In 1903 the Vicariate headquarters moved from Nonouti to Butaritari. In 1966 the Diocese of Tarawa and Nauru was established, the Vicar Apostolic, Mgr Guichet, becoming the first Bishop

Quantity: 19 microfilm reel(s). 0.10 Linear Metres.

Finding Aids: Searchable detailed on-line catalogue at http://rspas.anu.edu.au/pambu/.

Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor - Purchase, PMB, 2009 and 2010

Access restrictions
Restricted - Content cannot be accessed without permission - Access requires written permission of the Bishop or Vicar-General, PO Box 79, Bairiki, Tarawa. E-mail: cathchurch@tskl.net.ki
Format
19 microfilm reel(s), 0.10 Linear Metres, Church records, Business records, Manuscripts, Microfilms
There are 19 items in total.
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There are 19 items in this group.
Date: 1909-1978 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289-04 Description: Papers, statistics and meetings relating to the Vicariate Apostolic of the Gilbert Islands and the establishment of the Diocese of Tarawa and Nauru. Includes...
Date: 1900-1975 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289-15 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s). 0.10 Linear Metres.
Date: 1895-1995 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289-08 Description: Papers relate to training of seminarians and to Catholic education and schools in general. Section F covers liturgy in both English and Gilbertese; also bap...
Date: 1900-1977 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289-05 Description: Papers, statistics and meetings relating to the Vicariate Apostolic of the Gilbert Islands and the establishment of the Diocese of Tarawa and Nauru. Section ...
Date: 1886-1979 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289-01 Description: Papers concerning Roman Congregations, Apostolic delegations, correspondence with Rome Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1918-1979 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289-16 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s). 0.10 Linear Metres.
Date: 1912-1981 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289-09 Description: Section F covers liturgy in both English and Gilbertese; Section G covers social questionms and problems Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1909-1979 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289-06 Description: Pastoral, circular and other letters from the vicars and bishops. Section D comprises papers relating to the members of the various Catholic orders in Kiriba...
Date: 1889-1979 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289-02 Description: Correspondence with Rome; papers re Society for the Propagation of the Faith; Episcopal Conference of the Pacific Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1893-1980 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1289-11 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).