Near South Bend in St. Joseph County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Thomas A. Dooley, M.D. '48
Erected 1986 by the Notre Dame Club of St. Louis and the sculptor Rudolph E. Torrini '59.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Science & Medicine.
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. The marker is on the base of a statue in front of the Grotto on the University of Notre Dame campus. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Notre Dame IN 46556, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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 MemorialVetville (approx. 0.3 miles away); Knute Rockne (approx. 0.4 miles away); Riehle Playing Field (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Bend.
Also see . . . The Spirit of Notre Dame - Notre Dame's Grotto. 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.)
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