Anthony J. Lauck papers
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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.
Lauck 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. Lauck won many awards and prizes and served as a judge for many art competitions.
Lauck 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.
Ancestry.com. "A.J. Lauck." 1930 United States Federal Census. Accessed June 24, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Findagrave.com. "Fr. Anthony J. Lauck." Find a Grave Memorial. Accessed June 24, 2015. http://www.findagrave.com.
"Lauck, Rev. Anthony J. 'Tony.'” University of Notre Dame. Accessed June 24, 2015. http://al.nd.edu/news/13125-sister-lenz-and-father-lauck-to-be-added-to-wall-of-honor.
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