GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Iowa: IA-8

Catholic Church. Diocese of Sioux City. Archives and Records
1000 Douglas Street
Sioux City, IA 51105

Phone: 712-233-7525

https://scdiocese.org/diocesan-offices/#1467069429541-a1dfbd54-52f1

 

History: The Diocese of Sioux City was erected in 1902 from territory in the Archdiocese of Dubuque. Epiphany Cathedral has had some Maya Indian parishioners, 1980s-present.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1980s-present

Volume: Few records

Description: Records in 3 series likely.

 

/1 Parish files

Inclusive dates: 1980s-present

Volume: Few records

Description: Records (e.g. correspondence, notes, news clippings, photographs) for Epiphany Cathedral parish about Maya Indians.

 

/2 Sacramental records

Inclusive dates: 1980s-present

Volume: Few records

Description: Records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) from Epiphany Cathedral parish for Maya Indian parishioners.

 

/3 Diocesan newspaper

Inclusive dates: 1980s-present

Volume: Occasional articles

Description: The Catholic Globe, http://www.catholicglobe.org/

 

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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Archival materials from the Raynor Memorial Libraries


Marquette Archives