GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE UNITED STATES Volume 2: Midwest United States: ILLINOIS: IL-7

Archdiocese of Chicago

 

Loyola University of Chicago. Archives and Special Collections 
E.M. Cudahy Memorial Library 
6525 North Sheridan Road 
Chicago, IL 60626

Phone: 773-508-2661

https://www.luc.edu/archives/

 

Hours: See website

Access: No restrictions

Copying facilities: Yes

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: ca. 1905-1960s

Volume: Less than 1 cubic foot

Description: 2 collections with records.

 

/1 "The Extension Society Collection"

Inclusive dates: ca. 1905-1960s

Volume: Several folders within 133 cubic feet

Description: Correspondence and photographs arranged alphabetically by diocese; re: construction and maintenance of church facilities; notable correspondents include U.S. and Canadian bishops and Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions officials; the following files represent dioceses with Catholic missions and schools serving Native Americans:

Fairbanks (Eskimo, Koyukon, and others), Alaska

Cheyenne (Arapaho and Shoshoni), Wyoming

Gallup (Navajo, Zuni, and others), Arizona and New Mexico

Great Falls (Assiniboine, Crow, and others), Montana

Helena (Siksika and others), Montana

Marquette (Ojibwa), Michigan

Oklahoma City and Tulsa (Choctaw, Kiowa, and others), Oklahoma

Pueblo (Ute), Colorado

Rapid City (Brulé, Oglala, and others), South Dakota

San Diego (Cupeño and others), California

San Francisco (Hupa, and others), California

Santa Fe (Apache, Navajo, Tewa, and others), New Mexico

Sioux Falls (Sisseton, Yankton, and others), South Dakota

Spokane (Spokane and others), Washington

Superior (Ojibwa), Wisconsin

Tucson (Pima, Tohono O’oadham, Yaqui, and others), Arizona

 

/2 “The National Catholic Interscholastic Basketball Tournament Collection” Inclusive dates: 1920s-1941

Volume: Few folders within 8 cubic feet

Description: Includes publications, clippings, and photographs on participating Catholic schools serving Native Americans:

Oklahoma

South Dakota, St. Francis Mission (Brulé), St. Francis, Rosebud Reservation

Wyoming, St. Stephen’s Mission (Arapaho and Shoshoni), St. Stephens, Wind River Reservation

 

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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