CURTIS, Edward, 1801-1856


Guide to Research Collections

Bryn Mawr College
The Adelman Collection
Bryn Mawr, PA
Papers: 1838, 1 item.
A letter from Edward Curtis to McClintock Young written on May 19, 1838. In the letter, Edward Curtis writes “The Secretary gave me some encouragement to believe that ... I might have a Treasury Note for the enclosed requisition. Having done all I could to give the department authority to issue Notes, I hope, now, that I may [be] gratified.”


Duke University
Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: 1852, 4 pages.
A letter from Edward Curtis to “My dear Sir” [i.e. D. Webster, n.p.]. In the letter, Edward Curtis writes that payments to the Webster fund will be collected. A private offer to pay Webster’s debts has been made. Webster could proclaim opposition to [Winfield] Scott.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1841-1853, 45 items.
Correspondence of Edward Curtis and Samuel B. Ruggles.


The New York Public Library
Manuscripts and Archives Division
New York, NY
Papers: In the Samuel B. Ruggles Papers, 1801-1881, 1 linear foot.
Other authors include Edward Curtis. An unpublished finding aid is available in the repository and online.


New-York Historical Society
New York, NY
Papers: In the Alexander Hamilton United States Custom House (New York, N.Y.) Records, 1794-1893, 13 boxes.
Correspondents include Edward Curtis.

Papers: In the Ogden Hoffman Legal Papers, 1824-1854, approximately 225 items.
Subjects include Edward Curtis.


University of Missouri-Columbia
Special Collections, Ellis Library
Columbia, MO
Papers: In the Daniel Webster Speeches, 1837, 7 pages.
A letter from Daniel Webster to Hon. Edward Curtis written on November 4, 1837. In the letter, Daniel Webster writes concerning a meeting of Whigs in Boston.