University of Notre Dame

Peter A. Baart Papers

1882-1907 .

Origination : Baart, Peter A., 1858-1908.
Extent : 5 linear feet.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

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Preferred Citation

Peter A. Baart Papers (BAA), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence; records of canon law cases; manuscripts of his canon law books Legal Formulary (1898) and The Roman Court (1895); papers related to his study of Catholic orphanages, Orphans and Orphan Asylums (1885); pamphlets on Catholic problems; and photographs. Correspondents include Arthur Preuss, William H. Sadlier, Bishop Henry J. Richter, and Francesco Cardinal Satolli.


Catholic priest, pastor of St. Mary's Church in Marshall, Michigan, secretary to the school board of the Diocese of Detroit, and authority on canon law.


Baart, Peter A., 1858-1908.
Preuss, Arthur, 1871-1934.
Sadlier, William H.
Richter, Henry J. (Henry Joseph), 1838-1916.
Satolli, Francesco, 1839-1910.
Canon law.
Orphans -- United States.
Marshall (Mich.) -- Church history.
Orphanages -- United States.
Legal Formulary
The Roman Court
Orphans and Orphan Asylums

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