GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Wisconsin: WI-3

Guardian Angels Parish
507 Main Street
Black River Falls, WI 54615

Phone: 715-284-5613
Email: stjosephblackriverfalls@yahoo.com

 

History: Guardian Angels Parish, Black River Falls, Jackson County, Wisconsin, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of La Crosse (Archives: La Crosse, Wisconsin). Guardian Angels was formed by the merger of two nearby parishes. One of these parishes, St. Joseph Church, has had some Winnebago [Ho Chunk] Indian parishioners, 1920s-present.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1920s-ongoing 

Volume: Few records among several volumes 

Description: Sacramental records for Native American parishioners of St. Joseph Church.

 

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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