1952-1979.Origination : Cavanaugh, John J. (John Joseph 1899-1979).
John J Cavanaugh Papers (JJC), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556
Correspondence with members of the Joseph Kennedy family (Rose, Edward, Jacqueline, Joe, and Kathleen), clippings, a plaque given Cavanaugh by the Commerce Council, a scrapbook from the testimonial for Cavanaugh by the Notre Dame Club, Los Angeles, 1952, a copy of the homily delivered by Father Hesburgh at Cavanaugh's funeral, and photographs.
Prefect of religion (1933-1938), vice-president (1940- 1946), and president (1946-1952), University of Notre Dame; director of the Notre Dame Foundation, 1952-1959.