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Local History Collection

 Fonds
Identifier: LCL

Scope and Content

Books, pamphlets, periodicals, printed ephemera, and other publications having to do with the history of localities throughout the United States, but with more material on Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky than on other places.

Dates

  • 1810-1986

Creator

Language of Materials

English.

Background

A native of Kentucky, Francis Clark worked as university microfilmer at Notre Dame; when he died, he left his many collections to the University Archives.

Extent

160 linear feet.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Former University microfilmer and collector of Catholic Americana, Francis P. Clark, accumulated the bulk of this collection which the Archives received following Clark's death in 1979.

Related Material

Subtitle
Guide
Author
University of Notre Dame Archives
Date
2015
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