University of Notre Dame

Diocese of Galveston-Houston Collection


Extent : .5 linear inch
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
In English, and Latin.

Preferred Citation

Diocese of Galveston-Houston Collection (DGA), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Collected papers having to do with activities in the territory of the Diocese of Galveston-Houston.


Established by Pope Pius IX as the Diocese of Galveston in 1847, it had John M. Odin as its first bishop, Claude M. Dubuis (in 1861) as its second, Nicholas A. Gallagher (in 1892) as its third, and Christopher E. Byrne (in 1918) as its fourth.


Catholic Church. Diocese of Galveston-Houston (Tex.)

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