GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Franciscan Sisters, Clinton, Iowa. General Motherhouse
588 North Bluff Boulevard
Clinton, IA 52732
History: The Sisters of Saint Francis, Clinton, Iowa, organized in Kentucky, 1866, and relocated to Clinton, Iowa, 1890s. They self-identified with the post-nominal initials, “O.S.F.” and staffed Immaculate Conception School (Iowa), Rulo, Nebraska, 1918-1933, which served Native American students (Iowa) near the Iowa Reservation.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: Unknown.
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.