University of Notre Dame

Caryll Houselander Papers


Origination : Houselander, Caryll.
Extent : 7 linear inches.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Preferred Citation

Caryll Houselander Papers (HLD), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Typewritten transcripts of correspondence (1940-1958) used by Maisie Ward in the preparation of her edition of Houselander's letters; stories and poems by Houselander; autobiographical passages not used in A Rocking Horse Catholic ; notebooks containing notes for Guilt , The Reed of God , and other works; a scrapbook containing stories she published in periodicals (1929-1937); issues of the Children's Messenger of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (1930-1945), a magazine in which she frequently published; letters to Theresa Phillips from Rosamund Batchelor, Iris Wyndham, and other friends of Caryll Houselander (1967-1977); and a photo album with pictures of Caryll Houselander, Iris Wyndham, the cottage where they lived, and the surrounding area; annotated by Iris Wyndham and Rosamund Batchelor.


Catholic author.


Houselander, Caryll.
Ward, Maisie, 1889-
Catholic authors.
Reed of God.
Children's Messenger of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

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