University of Notre Dame

Frederick D. Rossini Papers


Origination : Rossini, Frederick D. (Frederick Dominic) 1899-
Extent : 140 linear feet. 3 reels of film. 5 photographs.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Preferred Citation

Frederick D Rossini Papers (ROS), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence, minutes, reports, and printed material, 1940-1982, from his active involvement in religious organizations, including the Catholic Commission on Intellectual and Cultural Life, Albertus Magnus Guild, Pax Romana, and Catholic Association for International Peace; professional organizations, including the National Academy of Science, American Chemical Society, and Argonne Universities Association; campus organizations, including and the University of Notre Dame Research Council, the Committee on Planning and Development, and the Committee on the Computer Center; and governmental organizations, including the Environmental Protection Agency, NASA Electronics Research Center, and National Science Foundation.

Also Rossini's publications, 1929-1978, and records of his lectures, meetings, and professional travel, 1935-1978; his subject and reading files, 1960s-1978; notes and examination booklets from a class he taught in petroleum chemistry, 1942; a film from the Eighth World Petroleum Congress; his medals and awards, 1934-1978; and photographs.


Dean of the college of science, University of Notre Dame, 1960-1967, and Vice-President for University Research, 1967-1971.


Rossini, Frederick D. (Frederick Dominic), 1899- 1990.
Catholic Commission on Intellectual and Cultural Affairs (U. S.)
Albertus Magnus Guild.
International Movement of Catholic Students.
Catholic Association for International Peace.
National Academy of Sciences (U. S.)
American Chemical Society.
Argonne Universities Association.
University of Notre Dame. -- History.
United States. Environmental Protection Agency .
Electronics Research Center.
National Science Foundation (U. S.)
World Petroleum Congress.
Petroleum industry and trade.
Christians -- Intellectual life.

Related Material