University of Notre Dame

Ann Harrigan Makletzoff Papers


Origination : Makletzoff, Ann Harrigan, 1910-1984.
Extent : 4.4 linear feet.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Preferred Citation

Ann Harrigan Makletzoff Papers (MAK), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence (1930s-1983) with Catherine de Hueck Doherty, Paul Hanley Furfey, Reynold Hillenbrand, Bernard J. Sheil, and Leo R. Ward, and a letter from Dorothy Day; diaries, 1940s-1980s; her writings, including articles and lectures; original notes and multiple drafts of the manuscript of her unpublished memoirs; scrapbooks and clippings about both Makletzoff and Friendship House, with a folder concerning the court- martial case of Bernard James; minutes of directors' meetings and other documents relating to Friendship House, 1942-1948; and printed matter including pamphlets and newsletters.


Teacher, librarian, lay apostolate pioneer, and Catholic civil rights activist; a founder of the interracial Friendship House, Chicago, and its director 1942-1948.


Doherty, Catherine de Hueck, 1896-1985.
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980.
Furfey, Paul Hanly, 1896- .
Sheil, Bernard J. (Bernard James), 1888- .
Hillenbrand, Reynold, 1905-1979.
Ward, Leo R. (Leo Richard), 1893-1984.
Friendship House (Chicago, Ill.)
Makletzoff, Ann Harrigan, 1910-1984.
Civil rights -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Race discrimination.
Women in Church work -- Catholic Church -- United States.

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