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Near South Bend in St. Joseph County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Thomas A. Dooley, M.D. ‘48

1927-1961

 
 
Thomas A. Dooley, M.D. '48 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, October 3, 2008
1. Thomas A. Dooley, M.D. '48 Marker
Inscription. Who as a pre-medical student cherished Our Lady's Grotto and who as a physician served the afflicted people of Southeast Asia with uncommon devotion and dedication
 
Erected 1986 by the Notre Dame Club of St. Louis and the sculptor Rudolph E. Torrini '59.
 
Location. 41° 42.175′ N, 86° 14.426′ W. Marker is near South Bend, Indiana, in St. Joseph County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Holy Cross Drive and Mary's Road. Click for map. The marker is on the base of a statue in front of the Grotto on the University of Notre Dame campus. Marker is in this post office area: Notre Dame IN 46556, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chaplain Corby of Gettysburg (within shouting distance of this marker); From a Letter of The Rev. Edward Sorin, CSC (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old College (about 600 feet away); Notre Dame Fieldhouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clarke Peace Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Vetville (approx. 0.3 miles away); Knute Rockne (approx. 0.4 miles away); Riehle Playing Field (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in South Bend.
 
Also see . . .  The Spirit of Notre Dame - Notre Dame's Grotto
Thomas A. Dooley, M.D. '48 Statue image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, October 3, 2008
2. Thomas A. Dooley, M.D. '48 Statue
. The article by Dorothy V. Corson has more information on Thomas Dooley visit to the Grotto and his letter to University President Father Hesburgh. (Submitted on October 9, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Our Lady's Grotto image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, October 3, 2008
3. Our Lady's Grotto
Letter written by Thomas A. Dooley image. Click for more information.
By Kathy Walker, October 3, 2008
4. Letter written by Thomas A. Dooley
Copy of a letter written by Tom Dooley in December, 1960, about his experience at the Grotto, to Fr. Hesburgh, President of the University of Notre Dame. The link below is a copy of the letter.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,735 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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