Nebraska Authors

Lowrie John Daly

Born 1914-07-11 Omaha, NE (USA)

Died 2000-07-01
St. Louis, MO (USA)

St. Louis, MO (USA)
Buried at Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum in St. Louis, MO

Born to Arthur Augustus and Catherine Daly in Omaha, NE
Brother of Mary Virginia Daly

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
St. Mary's, Kansas
St. Louis, MO
Vatican City, Rome

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction


Church history; Meditations


Bachelor of Arts, 1938, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Master of Arts, 1942, St. Mary's College, St. Mary's, KS
PhD 1949, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada


Roman Catholic Priest (Jesuit)
Professor of Medieval History at St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO

Places Worked

St.Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Directed microfilming project in the manuscript collection at the Vatican under grant from Knights of Columbus, 1955-57


Medieval University. 1961.
Political Theory of John Wyclif. 1962.
Benedictine Monasticism. 1965. (with Mary V. Daly)
Meditations for Educators. 1965.
Manuscripta. (Editor, research journal)
Contributor to historical, library and educational journals.

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