University of Notre Dame

Pax Christi USA Records


Origination : Pax Christi USA.
Extent : 50 linear feet. 112 audio tapes. 2 video tapes. 5 linear inches of photographs.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

Pax Christi USA Records (PAX), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Records of the American chapter of Pax Christi, including correspondence, financial and membership records, subject files, records relating to the American chapter's affiliation with Pax Christi International, files from the group's conferences and special projects, audio and video tapes, and photographs.

Principle correspondents include Etienne de Jonghe, Eileen Egan, Joseph Fahey, Thomas Gumbleton, Gordon Zahn, Walter Grazer, Mary Ellen Jegen, Carol ter Maat, Gerard Vanderhaar, Vincent Dilalla, Thomas Cornell, and Robert Hovda.


An international Catholic peace organization founded in 1947. The offices of the American chapter were located in Chicago until 1985 when they moved to Erie, Pennsylvania. The international office is in Antwerp, Belgium.


Jonghe, Etienne de.
Egan, Eileen.
Fahey, Joseph.
Gumbleton, Thomas.
Zahn, Gordon Charles, 1918-
Grazer, Walter.
Jegen, Mary Evelyn.
Maat, Carol ter.
Vanderhaar, Gerard A.
Dilalla, Vincent Domenic.
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934-
Hovda, Robert W.
Pax Christi USA.
Peace -- Religious aspects.
Peace -- Societies, etc.

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