University of Notre Dame

Diocese of Cleveland Collection


Origination : Catholic Church. Diocese of Cleveland (Ohio)
Extent : 2.5 linear inches.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Administrative Information


Apparently the gift of Ignatius Horstmann to James F. Edwards.

Preferred Citation

Diocese of Cleveland Collection (DCL), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Bishops Rappe, Gilmour, and Horstmann, with documents concerning the resignation of Bishop Rappe, and a pastoral letter by Bishop Schrembs (22 October 1922); and transcripts of letters received by Fr. Pfeil, many from Bishop Joseph Bernard Dolbing.

Also pamphlets, including a sketch of the history of Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Sandusky, and newspaper clippings, including articles by Bishop Gilmour, articles concerning him and other bishops, and articles on the Quigley-Coghlin case.


Diocese created in 1847 with Louis Amadeus Rappe as its first bishop, Richard Gilmour as its second (1870-1891), Ignatius Horstmann as its third (1891-1908), John P. Farrelly as its fourth (1909-1921), and Joseph Schrembs as its fifth (1921-1945).


Coghlin, Denis.
Quigley, P.F. (Patrick Francis)
Catholic Church. Diocese of Cleveland (Ohio)
Rappe, Louis Amadeus, 1801-1877.
Gilmour, Richard, 1824-1891.
Horstmann, Ignatius F. (Ignatius Frederick), 1840-1908
Schrembs, Joseph, 1866-1945
Dolbing, J. Bernard (Joseph Bernard), 1855-1918.

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