GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
Texas: TX-3

Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Texas State Archives
Lorenzo De Zavala State Archives & Library Building
Capitol Complex
1201 Brazos Street
P.O. Box 12927
Austin, TX 78711

Phone: 512-463-5455
Email: info@tsl.texas.gov

Alternative website: See -- Texas Archival Resources Online

 

Hours: See website

Access: See website 

Copying facilities: Yes 

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: Between late 17th century-1999 

Volume: Less than 1 cubic foot 

Description: Within 4 collections. 

 

/1 “Archivo General de Indias, MS I. 1”

Inclusive dates: late 17th-19th centuries 

Volume: Few items 

Description: Selected records (copies) from Archivo General de Indias, Seville, Spain; in Spanish.   

 

/2 “Archivo General de Mexico, MS I. 2” 

Inclusive dates: late 18th-early 19th centuries

Volume: Few items 

Description: Selected records (copies) from Archivo General de Indias, Mexico City, Mexico; in Spanish.    

 

/3 “Texas Historical Commission, Architecture Division Records” 

Inclusive dates: 1981-1999

Volume: Few items 

Description: Needs assessment files with correspondence, clippings, photographs, and notes of endangered historic Franciscan missions in Texas; re: Our Lady of Mount Carmel (El Paso/ Ysleta), replica of San Francisco de los Tejas, San Lorenzo de la Santa Cruz, and Nuestra Señora de Los Delores de Los Ais Missions, and a site of visita of Espíritu Santo Mission; finding aid online, http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/index.html.   

 

/4 “State Parks Board Records”

Inclusive dates: Mostly between 1933-1949

Volume: Few items

Description: Re: Acquisition, development, and maintenance of San José y San Miguel de Aguayo Mission, San Antonio, Texas, an historic Franciscan mission now on state park lands, re; finding aid online, http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/index.html.   

 

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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