March 14, 1850 - A Letter to Henry Clay
Since the beginning, Notre Dame has been involved with national affairs and to today gives its valued input. Eight years after its founding in 1850, there was a formal reading on campus of one of Henry Clay's letters. University representative Gardner Jones penned a response to Henry Clay expressing the patriotic view from Notre Dame.
The full letter can be found in A Brief History of the University of Notre Dame du Lac, Indiana, From 1842 to 1892 (1895).
Keywords: henry clay, gardner jones
Posted On: 2012-03-14 05:38:10 by IrishTrpt07
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