Father Lindesmith's Collection: History Into Art and Anthropology
O'Shaughnessy Galleries II and III
October 7 - December 2, 2012
This exhibition features twenty objects donated to the University of Notre Dame by Rev. Edward W. J. Lindesmith (American, 1827-1922), along with six objects on loan from the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History.
The objects in the exhibition are primarily Native American works Lindesmith acquired during his travels and tenure from 1880-91 as as a military chaplain assigned to Fort Keogh, Montana.