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GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE UNITED STATES

Volume 2: Midwest United States – Clinton, Iowa: IA-1

Diocese of Davenport

 

Franciscan Sisters, Clinton, Iowa
General Motherhouse
588 North Bluff Boulevard

Clinton, IA 52732

Phone: 319-242-7611

http://www.clintonfranciscans.com/

 

History: The Sisters of Saint Francis, Clinton, Iowa, organized in Kentucky in 1866, and relocated to Clinton, Iowa, during the 1890s. From 1918 to 1933, they staffed Immaculate Conception School, Rulo, Nebraska, which was located near the Iowa Reservation and served Native American students.

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: Unknown.

 

Unless noted otherwise, the records identified in this repository entry are held by that repository and not Marquette University Archives. However, Marquette’s holdings, e.g. Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions Records, include related records about the Native and Catholic groups and places described in this entry.

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