University of Notre Dame

Thomas J. Jenkins Papers


Origination : Jenkins, Thomas J., (Thomas Jefferson), 1847-1912.
Extent : 2.5 linear inches.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Preferred Citation

Thomas J Jenkins Papers (JEN), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Letters (1870-1889) to Jenkins from Benedict Webb, editor of the Catholic Advocate; John Ireland, Bishop (later Archbishop) of St. Paul; Eliza Allen Starr, author; and John Lancaster Spalding, Bishop of Peoria; also letters (1895-1896) from Jenkins to his sister (?), Hetty, and manuscript drafts of travelogue sketches and notes on Kentucky history.


Catholic priest from Louisville, Kentucky, and a writer of religious history.


Jenkins, Thomas J. (Thomas Jefferson), 1847-1912.
Webb, Benedict Joseph, 1814-1897.
Ireland, John, 1838-1918.
Starr, Eliza Allen, 1824-1901.
Spalding, John Lancaster, Abp., 1840-1916.
Catholic education.
Catholic Church -- Publishing.

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