1955-1972.Origination : Giese, Vincent J.
Rev. Marvin O'Connell gave scrapbooks and papers in 2004 and 2007; Rev. James Bates gave papers and clippings in 2009.
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Vincent J. Giese Papers (VJG), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556
Letters sent by Vincent J. Giese to Rev. James Bates, 1960-1965 and 1980-1990; mimeographed circular letters sent by Giese during his years in the seminary in Rome, 1962-1966; mimeographed newsletter sent by Giese after his retirement, 1989-1991; papers reflecting his interest in John Henry Newman; scrapbooks containing Fides Family Feature, published in Our Sunday Visitor in 1955, other OSV articles, 1956-1957, and editorials by Vincent J. Giese, published in The New World , 1968-1972; also clippings, 1953-1966 and 1981-1991.
Catholic author and editor Vincent J. Giese graduated from Saint Joseph College in Rensselaer, Indiana, in 1945, earned a Notre Dame Master of Science in Education degree in 1950, and served as editorial director for Fides publishing, 1950-1962. After working at Fides as a layman, Giese studied for the priesthood, and after 1968, as a priest of the Archdiocese of Chicago, served as an editor of The New World . In the 1970s and 1980s he edited Our Sunday Visitor.