Bernard H. B. Lange Collection
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.
- ca. 1917-1930s.
- Lange, Bernard H. B. (Person)
Language of Materials
Teacher of physical culture and biology at the University of Notre Dame, 1917-1927 and 1934-1937; director of Walsh Hall, 1917-1921.
7.5 linear feet.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Business Operations, Special Collections, Family of Brenda Oliver, Maria Aboczky
- Aboczky, Robert.
- Human anatomy Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Nudism Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Physical education and training Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Sex instruction for boys. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- University of Notre Dame
- Weight lifting. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Bernard H. B. Lange Collection
- University of Notre Dame Archives
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