University of Notre Dame

Charles L. O'Donnell Papers


Origination : O'Donnell, Charles L. (Charles Leo), 1884-1934.
Extent : 1.5 linear feet.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Preferred Citation

Charles L O'Donnell Papers (CLO), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence with Joyce Kilmer, John Ayscough, Wilfrid Meynell, Thomas Walsh, John O'Hara, CSC, Charles Phillips, Joseph J. Boyle, CSC, and others, 1889-1940; manuscripts of O'Donnell's doctoral dissertation, The Prose of Francis Thompson; student Mass books, 1909-1916; class record books; class lecture notes; unpublished poems and a notebook of poetry; lectures and sermons; clippings on the death of Joyce Kilmer; and pamphlets.


Poet; professor of English, 1910-1928, and president, 1928-1934, University of Notre Dame; chaplain in World War I.


Kilmer, Joyce, 1886-1918.
Ayscough, John, 1858-1928.
Meynell, Wilfrid, 1852-1948.
Walsh, Thomas, 1875-1928.
O'Hara, John F. (John Francis), 1888-1960.
Phillips, Charles, 1880-1933.
Boyle, Joseph J., 1882-1936.
Thompson, Francis, 1859-1907.
O'Donnell, Charles L. (Charles Leo), 1884-1934.
Prose of Francis Thompson.
Universities and colleges -- Administration.
College presidents -- Indiana.
University of Notre Dame -- Presidents.
Lecture notes.
Funeral sermons.

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