University of Notre Dame

Edward V. Cardinal Papers


Origination : Cardinal, Edward V., (Edward Victor) 1897-1981.
Extent : 7 linear feet. 14 photographs.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Administrative Information

Ellis material restricted by contract.

Preferred Citation

Edward V. Cardinal Papers (CRD), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence, 1941-1955; copies of letters from John Tracy Ellis, 1927-1970, and of a memoir by Ellis; sermons and writings by Cardinal; correspondence, minutes, and printed material from such organizations as NCCJ, 1940s-1950s, Catholic Youth Organization (CYO), 1943-1954, and Sheil School, 1943-1954; Cardinal's subject files concerning brotherhood (1930s-1960s), American Catholic history (1920s), youth, adult education, and Bishop Bernard Sheil; printed material on anti-semitism (1940s-1950s), the NCCJ (1940s-1950s), the Sheil School (1943-1954), and the CYO (1943-1954); transcriptions of the annual reports of Catholic Indian mission schools, 1820s-1840s; and photographs.


Priest; professor of history, Viator College, Bourbonnais, Illinois, 1924-1929, and Loyola University, Chicago, 1938-1946; director of Sheil School, Chicago, 1946-1953; and Catholic spokesman for the National Conference of Christians and Jews (NCCJ), 1940s-1950s.


Cardinal, Edward V. (Edward Victor), 1897-1981.
Sheil, Bernard J. (Bernard James), 1888-1969.
National Conference of Christians and Jews.
Sheil School of Social Studies (Chicago, Ill.)
Catholic Youth Organization of the Archdiocese of Chicago.
Indians of North America -- Missions
Ellis John Tracy, 1905-

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