University of Notre Dame

Alexis Granger Papers

1817-1892 (bulk 1842-1892).

Origination : Granger, Alexis, , 1817-1893.
Extent : 5 linear inches.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
In English , Latin and French .

Preferred Citation

Alexis Granger Papers (GRA), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence concerning the distribution of Lourdes water, donations for the construction of Sacred Heart Church and the reconstruction of the Main Building of the University of Notre Dame after the fire that destroyed it in 1879; with letters from Father Edward Sorin, CSC, and American bishops regarding provincial matters, manuscripts of writings on the early history of religious in the Notre Dame area, notes on discipline and spiritual reading, records of the St. Vincent de Paul Society (1865), and an annotated copy of the Ordo Divini Officii Recitandi, Missaeque Celebrandae, juxta Rubricas Breviarii ac Missalis Romani (Cincinnati: John P. Walsh, 1862).


Pastor of Sacred Heart Church on the campus of the University of Notre Dame; appointed Provincial of the Indiana Province of the Congregation of Holy Cross when Father Edward Sorin became Superior General in 1868.


Granger, Alexis, CSC, 1817-1893

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