CHAPMAN, John Grant, 1798-1856


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Dartmouth College
Rauner Special Collections Library
Hanover, NH
Papers: 1842, 2 pages.
A letter from John G. Chapman to Daniel Webster written on August 22, 1842. In the letter, John Chapman speaks of the Whigs and Webster’s position in the Cabinet. Enclosed is a resolution stating Whig’s confidence in Webster.


Duke University
Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: 1799-1900, 78 items.
The John Grant Chapman Collection holds a smaller collection of Thomas Yates Robey, from the same general area, possibly a relative or business client. These are mostly business letters, but some personal ones are included.


University of Maryland Libraries
Historical Manuscripts, Special Collections
College Park, MD
Papers: In the Chapman Family Papers, ca. 1816-1895, 2 linear feet.
The papers contain letters of John Chapman, as well as, bills, and court records.