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Use this site to search or browse finding aids for archival material in the Center for Dubuque History and Loras College Archives.

Please note that not all of our collections have been processed, and we are continually creating new finding aids. For any questions or additional information, please contact us at or visit the Center for Dubuque History webpage.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I use this Site?

To search all collections, type a keyword into the search bar. The drop-down boxes and date fields allow you to further customize your search. Search results can be narrowed by material type, subject, or name by clicking on any of the "Additional filters" appearing to the right of your search results list. Click on any of the tabs at the top of this page to browse holdings by collection, subjects, or names.

What is a finding aid?

Finding aids are detailed inventories of unique collections that provide information about the creation, historical context, and contents of primary source materials.

Who do I contact if I have questions?

For immediate assistance during normal business hours, you can use our chat box!

For contact information or general information, such as our hours, mission statement, and additional resources, please the Center for Dubuque History homepage.