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Bernard H. B. Lange Collection

 Fonds
Identifier: BHB

Scope and Content

Books collected by Bernard Lange, CSC, in English and German, many of them illustrated, concerning sex, sexual practices of various cultures, sexual hygiene, sexual magic, sex in the future, sexual mores, sexual perversions, sexual power, exercise, the human body, nudism, women, and children. One oil portrait of Lange in a cap and gown. Three body-building and weight-lifting plaques representing awards carved by Father Lange for Robert Aboczky, when he was a student at Notre Dame in the 1950s; and photocopies of two photographs showing Lange, Aboczky, and other students in the weight room; also other photographs. One weight-lifting belt.

Dates

  • ca. 1917-1930s.

Creator

Language of Materials

English.

Background

Teacher of physical culture and biology at the University of Notre Dame, 1917-1927 and 1934-1937; director of Walsh Hall, 1917-1921.

Extent

7.5 linear feet.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Business Operations, Special Collections, Family of Brenda Oliver, Maria Aboczky
Title
Bernard H. B. Lange Collection
Subtitle
Guide
Author
University of Notre Dame Archives
Date
2010
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Archives Repository

Contact:
607 Hesburgh Library
Notre Dame Indiana 46556 United States
(574) 631-6448