The mission of the Archives of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Paul Province is to preserve and share the history, spirit, and memory of the Province, the Archives are established to identify, collect, arrange, preserve, and make available to qualified researchers the official non-current administrative records and historical materials relating to the governance, ministries, and members of the Province.
The principle collection includes basic information on members (birth date and place, date of entrance into the community, date of vows, educational background, ministry history, death date and place, burial); awards received, newspaper clippings, completed and on-going research. It contains records pertaining to the Province administration, offices and committees. There is also information relative to the various ministries – both past and current.
The Province Archives cares for the following special collections: