University of Notre Dame

Leo R. Ward Papers


Origination : Ward, Leo R. (Leo Richard), 1893-
Extent : 1.5 linear feet.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Preferred Citation

Leo R. Ward Papers (LRW), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence with Elizabeth Brownson, Etienne Gilson, Theodore M. Hesburgh, CSC, Ann Harrigan Makletzoff, Jacques Maritain, Eugene McCarthy, John F. O'Hara, CSC, Josef Pieper, Paul Simon, and Yves Simon; manuscripts of several books including The Catholic Quaker Boy, Concerning Mary Ann, Irish Portraits and Other Poems, Working Together for Freedom, Ourselves, Inc., Holding up the Hills, and his autobiography; notebooks kept during the writing of several books on the history of cooperatives; and a eulogy by Ernan McMullin.


Priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross, professor of philosophy, University of Notre Dame, 1928-1984, poet, and historian of the cooperative movement in the United States.


Ward, Leo R. (Leo Richard), 1893-1984.
Brownson, Elizabeth.
Gilson, Etienne, 1884-1978.
Hesburgh, Theodore Martin, 1917-
Makletzoff, Ann Harrigan, 1910-1984.
Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973.
McCarthy, Eugene J., 1916-
O'Hara, John F. (John Francis), 1888-1960.
Pieper, Josef, 1904-
Simon, Paul, 1928-
Simon, Yves René Marie, 1903-1961.
Catholic Quaker Boy.
Concerning Mary Ann. Manuscript.
Irish Portraits and Other Poems. Manuscript.
Working Together for Freedom. Manuscript.
Ourselves, inc. Manuscript.
Holding up the Hills. Manuscript.
Cooperative societies -- United States
Cooperation -- United States.

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