BRYSON, Joseph Raleigh, 1893-1953

Guide to Research Collections

University of South Carolina
South Carolina Political Collections
Columbia, SC
Papers: 1917-1953, 8.75 linear feet.
Collection documents Bryson’s representation of South Carolina’s Fourth Congressional District, 1939-1953, including legislative files, speeches, press releases, invitations, and voting records. Personal papers in the collection consist primarily of correspondence with family members and friends. The collection also includes newspaper clippings, as well as official and family photographs. There are also condolence letters received by Mrs. Bryson following Joseph Bryson’s death, as well as memorial speeches delivered on the House floor. Further information and finding aid available at:

Duke University
Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: In the John Jackson McSwain Papers, 1910-1941, approximately 11,820 items.
Other authors include Joseph Raleigh Bryson.

Stanford University
Department of Special Collections and University Archive
Stanford, CA
Papers: In the Elmer E. Robinson Americana, 1765-1950, 1.75 linear feet.
Persons represented include Joseph R. Bryson.

University of Texas at Austin
The Center for American History
Austin, TX
Papers: In the Sam Rayburn Papers, ca. 1831-2007, approximately 119 feet.
Persons represented include Joseph R. Bryson.