University of Notre Dame

Simon Bruté Papers


Origination : Bruté, Simon, 1779-1839.
Extent : 2 reels of microfilm.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
In English , French and Latin .

Preferred Citation

Simon Bruté Papers (SGB), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Microfilm of correspondence of Simon Gabriel Bruté, first Bishop of Vincennes (1834-1839), both before and after his appointment as bishop, made from documents in various collections held by the University of Notre Dame Archives. Consists mainly of letters handwritten by Bruté, with some printed material and correspondence received by Bruté.

Correspondents include William Gaston, Rev. Stephen T. Badin, and bishops Joseph Rosati, CM, John Timon, CM, John Baptist David, SS, Guy Ignatius Chabrat, and Anthony Blanc.

Also one printed item: a Bruté Missal.


Bruté, Simon, 1779-1839.
Gaston, William, 1778-1844.
Rosati, Joseph, Bp., 1789-1843.
Timon, John, 1797-1867.
Badin, Stephen T. (Stephen Theodore), 1768-1853.
David, John Baptist Mary, 1761-1841.
Chabrat, Guy Ignatius, 1787-1868.
Blanc, Anthony, 1792-1860.

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