University of Notre Dame

Matthew Schumacher Papers


Origination : Schumacher, Matthew, 1879-1966.
Extent : 1 linear foot. 5 photographs.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Preferred Citation

Matthew Schumacher Papers (MSC), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence with James A. Burns, CSC, Knute Rockne, and others, 1919-1938; minutes of the board of directors, financial reports and audits of the College of St. Thomas (St. Paul, Minnesota), 1929-1935; circular letters of the superior general, Congregation of Holy Cross, 1918-1937; decrees of general chapters of the Congregation of Holy Cross, 1855-1912; manuscripts of Schumacher's dissertation, "The Knowableness of God: Its Relation to the Theory of Knowledge in St. Thomas," (1904); and photographs.


University of Notre Dame Director of Studies, 1907-1919, 1925-1927; president of St. Edward's University, Austin, Texas, 1919-1925; president of St. Thomas College, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1928-1933; chaplain and professor of philosophy, St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1933- 1962.


Schumacher, Matthew, 1879-1966.
College of St. Thomas ( Saint Paul, Minn.).
Rockne, Knute, 1888-1931.
Burns, James A., (James Aloysius), 1867-1940.
Knowableness of God.

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