1864-1895.Origination : Rosecrans, William S. (William Starke), 1819-1898.
William S Rosecrans Papers (ZBW), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556
Primarily correspondence and reports (1884-1886) regarding the investigation Rosecrans conducted regarding the financial conduct of General Benjamin Butler while he was an officer of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers; including correspondence with and about General Butler.
Also a few Rosecrans letters to presidents of Notre Dame (1865, 1884-1885), a defense of his position on the slavery question (8 October 1864), and two letters (1890) concerning an assay he requested.
General during the Civil War; congressman from California (1881-1885); U.S. Register of the Treasury (1885-1893).