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May311871
Basilica cornerstone laid
The cornerstone of the Basilica of the Sacred Heart is laid today to replace the previous Sacred Heart Church.
Keywords: basilica, sacred heart, civil war, main building, dome, father sorin, father granger, brother harding
February261876
The Centennial Scholastic
In preparation of the United States' 100th Birthday, the Scholastic put together a written history of Notre Dame.
Keywords: scholastic, centennial, declaration of independence, father sorin, potawatomi, st josephs lake, minim, orestes a brownson, john carroll, baseball, father patrick dillon, basilica, washington hall
April211879
Father Sorin leaves for Europe
Father Sorin leaves for Europe, yet again.
Keywords: father sorin
September81879
School session resumes following the Great Fire
Despite losing almost everything, Notre Dame rebuilds itself and reopens. What though the odds...
Keywords: father corby, great fire, minims, law school, father sorin, basilica, main building

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