Rodney J. Shaughnessy Collection
Scope and Content
Photocopies of Rockne's "Football Notes" for his coaches (ca. 1923) and other photocopies of sports-related printed ephemera; program from the 1917 Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin game; a red "St. Mary's Bench" armband; a pamphlet by Frank Leahy regarding the T-formation; a letter from Elmer Layden and photocopies of letters from Knute Rockne and Elmer Layden.
- Creation: 1922-1989
- Shaughnessy, Thomas E. (Person)
Language of Materials
Rodney J. Shaughnessy, of Madison, Wisconsin, played football for Knute Rockne until an injury prevent him. Then he became a coach for the freshman team. After graduating from Notre Dame, he worked as a baseball and football coach at Jefferson College in Convent, Louisiana.
.5 linear inch
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Thomas E. Shaughnessy via Dick Huffman, Belleville, WI, 10 December 1992.
- Rodney J. Shaughnessy Collection
- University of Notre Dame Archives
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