University of Notre Dame

Catholic Art Association Records


Origination : Catholic Art Association.
Extent : 7.5 linear feet.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

Catholic Art Association Records (CAA), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence of CAA executive secretaries Ann Grill (1948-1955), Isabelle Mercer (1955-1967), and Maureen Murphy (1968-1975) with members, including Graham Carey, Ade Bethune, E.M. Catich, Thomas Phelan, Paul Furfey, Lavina Finin, William Finin, Edward Rice, and Esther Newport; annual reports (1958-1967) and minutes and meeting material from CAA meetings and conventions (1930s-1960s); articles by CAA members such as Carey and Bethune; drafts and revisions of CAA constitutions; copies of Highlights, a newsletter for high school students, and the CAA College Committee's Newsletter; correspondence and sample copies of publications of CAA- sponsored organizations for colleges and elementary schools (1930s-1950s); correspondence and programs from CAA traveling art exhibitions (1930s-1950s); and CAA- related printed material.


Catholic Art Association.
Grill, Ann.
Mercer, Isabelle.
Nutting, Maureen Murphy.
Carey, Graham F.
Bethune, Ade, 1914-2002.
Catich, Edward M.
Phelan, Thomas, 1925-
Furfey, Paul Hanly, 1896-
Finin, Lavina.
Finin, William.
Rice, Edward E., 1918-
Newport, Esther.
Catholic Art Association -- History.
Christian art and symbolism.
Art and religion.
Catholic Church and art.

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