University of Notre Dame

The Story of Notre Dame
Brother Aidan's Extracts


"Brother Mary Joseph, 31, teacher at Madison, Indiana; very capable and well versed in maintenance of a school, but a little severe; for the rest, faithful to the Rules and a good Brother." Sorin Memo (1846)

"Brother Mary Joseph will be admitted again into the Society of the Brothers, and $20 will be sent to him to make his journey to this place."

-- Local Council January 11, 1848

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