BINGHAM, John Armor, 1815-1900


"Portraits of the Managers to Conduct the Impeachment of President Johnson" (detail), Harper's Weekly, 1868, Collection of U.S. House of Representatives

Guide to Research Collections

The Morgan Library
Department of Literary and Historical Manuscripts
New York, NY
Papers: 1840-1900, 2.5 linear feet.
The papers of John Armor Bingham include correspondence, speeches and articles (both printed and autograph), despatches, official papers, bank drafts, I.O.U.s, canceled checks, and receipts.


Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Papers: In the Felton Family Papers, ca. 1839-1920, approximately 500 items.
Correspondents include John Armor Bingham.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: In the Hamilton Fish Papers, ca. 1732-1914, 85 linear feet.
Correspondents include John Armor Bingham. A finding aid is available in the library.

Papers: In the Ulysses S. Grant Papers, ca. 1843-1969, 100 linear feet.
Correspondents include John Armor Bingham.


Ohio Historical Society
Columbus, OH
Microfilm: 1840-1901, 4 microfilm reels.
The papers of John Armor Bingham contain correspondence, legal papers, financial papers, pamphlets, and clippings. The papers relate chiefly to John Armor Bingham’s ministry to Japan, Asian Affairs, and U.S. policies.

Papers: 1848-1913, 0.25 cubic foot.
The John Armor Bingham Collection includes letters, a letterbook, and miscellaneous items which highlight Bingham’s political positions. Also includes diaries and letters of Emma Bingham reflecting life in Japan and personal matters. A finding aid is available in the repository.

Papers: In the Joshua R. Giddings Papers, 1795-1864, 2.5 cubic feet.
Persons represented include John Armor Bingham. An inventory is available in the repository.