The University of Notre Dame has attained its present honorable position among the educational institutions of the United States by the steady and persevering efforts of its founder and all connected with it to realize the object for which it was established: to give an opportunity to the youth of America of obtaining a thorough education,— mental, moral, and physical.
Law Department found on pages 19-20.
Notre Dame Law School, "1869-1870 Catalogue" (1869). Bulletins of Information. 107.