University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame Archives

Yves Rene Marie Simon Papers

SIM Yves Rene Marie Simon Papers 1938-1972.
Origination : Simon, Yves Rene Marie, 1903-1961
Extent : 2 linear inches. 1 reel of microfilm.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives Notre Dame, Indiana 46556


Simon family.

Microfilm made by Simon's son from papers held by the family.

Contractual restrictions may apply.

Preferred Citation

Yves Rene Marie Simon Papers (SIM), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence with Robert Speaight, 1941-1944, and others concerning Simon's work; manuscripts by Simon; newspaper and journal articles concerning Simon; reviews of his publications; and certificates and awards given Simon. Also microfilm of correspondence with editors, Supreme Court Justices, and John F. O'Hara, CSC, then President of Notre Dame; of clippings from Marquette University and Milwaukee newspapers; and of his journal, 1945-1949.


Student of Jacques Maritain; professor of philosophy at Notre Dame (1938-1948) and at the University of Chicago (1948-1961).

Index :

 Simon, Yves Rene Marie, 1903-1961. 
 Speaight, Robert, 1904- 
 O'Hara, John F. (John Francis), 1888-1960. 
 France -- Politics and government -- 1940-1945. 
 Knowledge, Theory of. 
 Christian ethics.