GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Iowa: IA-6

Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Mount Loretto Convent 
2360 Carter Road 
Dubuque, IA 52001

Phone: 563-588-2008

http://www.dubuquepresentations.org/

 

History: Founded in Ireland, 1775, the Sisters of Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary made their first U.S. foundation in Iowa, 1874. A sister from the congregation has served as pastoral coordinator at Our Lady of the Sioux Church (Oglala), Oglala, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota, 1997-present.

 

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.

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