GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE UNITED STATES

Diocese of Syracuse

Catholic Church. Diocese of Syracuse. Archives

Split operation:

424 Montgomery Street (Museum)

240 East Onondaga Street (Chancery)

Syracuse, NY 13202

Phone: 315-422-7203

Email: See website

https://www.syracusediocese.org/about-us/records/

https://www.syracusediocese.org/offices/archives/

Hours: See website

Access: See website

Copying facilities: Yes

History: The Diocese of Syracuse was erected for central New York State from territory in the Diocese of Albany, 1866. It has served Native Americans through St. Lucy Church (Mohawk), Syracuse, 1950s-present.

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1890s-present

Volume: Few records

Description: 2 series.

 

/1 Parish Files

Inclusive dates: 1950s-present

Volume: Several items

Description: Native American parishioners at St. Lucy Church, Syracuse, New York; sacramental records: see St. Lucy Church.

 

/2 Diocesan Newspaper

Inclusive dates: 1892-present

Volume: Occasional articles

Description: The Catholic Sun, http://thecatholicsun.com/, has included related articles, e.g. Jesuit martyrs, St. Kateri Tekakwitha, shrines, Native Americans at St. Lucy Church. Articles archived online, 2001-present.

 

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.

New2017

Archival materials from the Raynor Memorial Libraries


Marquette Archives