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GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE UNITED STATES

Volume 2: Midwest United States – Dubuque, Iowa: IA-4

Archdiocese of Dubuque

 

St. Raphael Cathedral
231 Bluff Street
Dubuque, IA 52001
Phone: 319-582-7646

https://cathedralstpats.org/

 

History: St. Raphael Cathedral, Dubuque, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish, which Rev. Charles F. van Quickenborne, S.J., founded in 1893. During the 1840s, it included some Winnebago [Ho Chunk] Indian parishioners.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1840s

Volume: Few entries

Description: Sacramental records of Winnebago Indian parishioners of St. Raphael Cathedral, Dubuque.

 

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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