GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
Arizona: AZ-47

Santa Cruz Church and School
1220 South Sixth Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85713

Phone: 520-623-3833
Email: avemariasc@hotmail.com

 

Hours (Office): See website (Office Hours)

 

History: Santa Cruz Church and School, Tucson, Arizona, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish and school in the Diocese of Tucson (Archives: Tucson, Arizona). Founded 1919 and administered by Discalced Carmelites (Barcelona Province) (Archives: Barcelona, Spain), it has had a few Native American parishioners and students (e.g. Pima, Maricopa, Tohono O’odham).

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1919-ongoing

Volume: Few entries among several volumes

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners.

 

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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