University of Notre Dame

Arthur Preuss Papers


Origination : Preuss, Arthur, 1871-1934
Extent : 4 linear inches. 1 reel of microfilm.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
In English , German and French .

Preferred Citation

Arthur Preuss Papers (PRE), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Letters (1895-1935) from John J. Ming, S.J., of St. Ignatius College in Cleveland, Joseph H. Meier of the Official Catholic Directory, Frederick P. Kenkel of the Catholic Central Verein, Joseph M. Schifferli of the (Buffalo) Echo, Peter Guilday of the American Catholic Historical Association, Simon Baldus of the Catholic Press Association, and others; correspondence between Preuss and F. Makert, SVD, of the Mission Press, Techny, Illinois (1905-1931); correspondence with and concerning fraternal orders and secret societies; and a few other letters written by Preuss.

Also microfilm containing letters of condolence on the death of his first wife (1900); correspondence in German relating to personal and business matters, including a series of letters from his father Edward; and a twelve-page typed diary (May to October 1906).


Catholic journalist, founder and editor of the Fortnightly Review.


Secret societies -- United States
Friendly societies -- United States
Ming, John J. (John Joseph) 1838-1910.
Meier, Joseph H.
Kenkel, Frederick, 1863-1952.
Schifferli, Joseph M.
Guilday, Peter, 1884-1947.
Baldus, Simon A. (Simon Alexander), 1872-
Fortnightly review (St. Louis, Mo.)
Preuss, Arthur, 1871-1934.
Press, Catholic.
Religious newspapers and periodicals.
Journalism, Religious -- United States

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