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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L088 (Text) 00000106658420 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1.5 Cubic feet 3 manuscript boxes

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/06/24 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/06/24 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes typed and autographed letters from family members, friends and military officers in the United States and other countries; greeting and postal cards and telegrams; magazine and newspaper articles event programs; invoices; poems; exhibition catalogs; a Japanese Imperial Army war flag from World War II; and Japanese currency ranging from 1908-1980 regarding art and art business, family, personal, religious, and war matters.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Anthony J. Lauck papers, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Anthony Joseph Lauck was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, December 30, 1908 to Anthony Peter and Marie E. Habig Lauck. He was the oldest of six children. He attended Sacred Heart and Cathedral High Schools. He studied at Cranbook Art Academy with Carl Milles; received a diploma in Fine Arts from the John Herron Art School in 1936; an A.B. from the University of Notre Dame in 1942; a certificate in Carving and Painting from the Corcoran School of Art in 1948; and was a graduate student at Columbia University. He toured European art museums for a year.He entered the Congregation of Holy Cross (C.S.C.) in 1937; was ordained a priest in the Roman Catholic Church in 1946; and served in churches in Washington, D.C., New York and Notre Dame, Indiana.He was an artist in the mediums of drawing, glass, sculpture and wood carving; an author; and a lecturer. He became a member of the faculty of the University of Notre Dame in 1950, Associate Professor of Sculpture in 1958, chairman of the art department from 1960 to September 1967, and director of the University Art Gallery around 1962. His work has been exhibited in many regional exhibitions and his permanent collections are in the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Norfolk Museum of Art, South Bend Art Association and the John Herron Art Institute, and at the University of Notre Dame. He won many awards and prizes and served as a judge for many art competitions. He died April 21, 2001 and is buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Notre Dame, Indiana. He was added to the University of Notre Dame's Wall of Honor on November 1, 2007. Information found within the collection."Lauck, A. J.". 1930 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/06/24."Lauck, Fr. Anthony J.". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2015/06/24."Lauck, Rev. Anthony J. "Tony." University of Notre Dame. Retrieved 2015/06/24.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Anthony J. Lauck on 1981/02/04.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Herron School of Art.
University of Notre Dame.
Artists > Indiana.
Exhibition catalogs.
World War, 1939-1945.
Genre: Clippings.

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