1933-1969 (bulk 1946-1969)Origination : Vernacular Society.
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Vernacular Society Records (VER), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556
Correspondence (1933-1969) of such Vernacular Society leaders as John Ross-Duggan (the Society's founder and secretary from 1946 to 1961), John Agathen, William F. Crowley, Joseph P. Evans and Irwin St. John Tucker; financial reports (1946-1957), minutes and committee reports (1950s-1960s), and newsletters (1947-1965); Ross-Duggan's reports, press releases and clippings from Vatican II; clippings on the vernacular movement (1950s-1960s); printed matter on the use of the vernacular and newsletters, including Amen (1951-1961); and tape recordings.
American Catholic organization committed to the use of English liturgy in American churches.