University of Notre Dame

Wendell T. Phillips Papers


Origination : Phillips, Wendell T.
Extent : 4 linear inches
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Administrative Information


Given by Robert S. Phillips in November of 2001.

Preferred Citation

Wendell T. Phillips Papers (WTP), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Letters, notebooks, photographs, clippings, and printed material of Wendell T. Phillips, including two personal letters from Father John W. Cavanaugh, CSC, to Phillips and his son dated 20 May 1915; two business letters from Holy Cross College (Worcester, MA), 1925; a scrapbook of clippings and a few photos compiled while he was in high school and at Notre Dame; a notebook with college and professional architecture notes; a notebook listing Maginnis and Walsh projects he worked on, probably from the 1920s; certificates and diplomas he received (including his 1912 Notre Dame degree); a few photographs relating to Notre Dame baseball and more photos showing churches and related buildings he designed; newspaper clippings concerning him, his family and his career; and printed exhibits presenting individual churches and buildings he designed.


Wendell T. Phillips was a Notre Dame baseball player (class of 1912) who became an ecclesiastical architect in the New England and Middle Atlantic States.


Phillips, Wendell T.
University of Notre Dame -- Students.
University of Notre Dame -- Baseball.
Catholic church buildings.
Church architecture -- United States.

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