BOUTWELL, George Sewel, 1818-1905


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

American Antiquarian Society
Worcester, MA
Papers: 1855-1905. 147 items. Political and family correspondence, chiefly letters to Boutwell relating to his stand against imperialism, his estrangement from the Republican party after 1895, the civil suit of Andrew Coe vs. William L. Bradley, the coinage of silver, his activities as a lawyer in Boston, and his family background.


Boston Public Library
Boston, MA
Papers: 7 items.


Boston University
Boston, MA
Papers: 1 letter.


Harvard University
Houghton Library
Cambridge, MA
Papers: 37 items. Also correspondence in Francis William Bird papers, 1832-1924.


Indiana State Library
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: Correspondence in the Pierce-Krull family papers, 1834-1963.


Knox College
Seymour Library
Galesburg, IL
Papers: 1 letter (January 13, 1870) in Post family papers, 1857-1895.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1871-1873. 4 items. Letters and speeches.

Additional Papers: 1 microfilm reel of papers (1869-1873) at Ohio Historical Society; correspondence in Whiting Griswold papers, 1843-1874; and Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers, 1829-1911. Finding aid.


Massachusetts Historical Society

Boston, MA
Papers: 1850-1905. 1 box and 3 volumes. Papers and speeches.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in John Davis Long papers, 1820-1943; and 102 letters in various collections.


Massachusetts State Archives
Boston, MA
Papers: Ca. 21 items transferred from the State Library.


New York Public Library
New York, NY
Papers: 1875-1876. 125 items. Letters and telegrams. Official correspondence in the U.S. Senate, Select Committee on the Late Election in Mississippi. Finding aid.


Ohio Historical Society
Columbus, OH
Papers: 1869-1872. 36 items. Documents presented as evidence in a lawsuit against Boutwell regarding a plan to reduce the national debt.


Peabody Essex Museum
Salem, MA
Papers: 2 letters.


University of California, Berkeley
Bancroft Library
Berkeley, CA
Papers: Correspondence as Treasury Secretary in the Alexander Lyman Churchill papers, 1865-1908.



Washington State University
Pullman, WA
Papers: 1851-1901. 22 items. Personal and official letters.

Research Libraries Information Network In addition to the institutions listed above, items are also cataloged in collections at: Johns Hopkins University Special Collections, Baltimore, MD; Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY; and University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, IA.