University of Notre Dame

John E. Rothensteiner Papers


Origination : Rothensteiner, John E. (John Ernest), 1860-1936.
Extent : 4 linear feet.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
In German and English .

Preferred Citation

John E Rothensteiner Papers (RTH), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Primarily correspondence; correspondents include Henry Hussman, John B. Quinn, Boniface Rauch, OSB, and Theodore Vose; some of the correspondence involves Ursuline Sisters, School Sisters of Notre Dame, and the Missouri State Historical Society. Also manuscripts of several historical articles, a catalog of Rothensteiner's personal library and of the Rothensteiner collection at Mundelein College; and personal papers of William Faerber (1841- 1905).

The Notre Dame University Archives also possesses a master's thesis on Rothensteiner's career as a journalist, by Francis F. Mueller, which includes a complete listing of Rothensteiner's published articles.


Catholic priest, poet, historian, and journalist.


Rothensteiner, John E. (John Ernest), 1860-1936.
School Sisters of Notre Dame.
State Society of Missouri.
Hussman, Henry.
Quinn, John B.
Rauch, Boniface, 1873-
Vose, Theodore.
Faerber, W. (Wilhelm), 1841-1905.
Monasticism and religious orders for women.
Catholic historians.
Catholic authors.

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