University of Notre Dame

Peter Rosen Papers


Origination : Rosen, Peter, 1850-1906.
Extent : 2.5 linear inches.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
In English and German .

Preferred Citation

Peter Rosen Papers (RSN), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Correspondence (1882-1887) involving Bishop Martin Marty, OSB, Edward Sorin, CSC, William Corby, CSC, Alexis Granger, CSC, and Alexander Kirsch, CSC, concerning financial problems of the mission at Deadwood, South Dakota, and other problems of clergy in the Dakotas; pamphlets, clippings, and a photograph of Rosen (1894); a tour book he wrote, Hundert Tage In Europa (St. Louis: Druck der Amerika, 1895); and a broadside describing a religious conversion in South Dakota; with information on the conditions of the Indians in the Dakotas and weather in the Black Hills.


Member of the Congregation of Holy Cross during the 1880s; missionary to the Indians in South Dakota.


Rosen, Peter, 1850-1906
Indians of North America -- South Dakota.
Indians of North America -- Missions.
Marty, Martin, 1834-1896.
Sorin, Edward.
Corby, William, 1833-1897.
Granger, Alexis, 1817-1893.
Kirsch, Alexander Marion, 1855-1923.
Conversion -- Catholic Church.

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