DAVIS, John Wesley, 1799-1859


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
About this object

Guide to Research Collections

Indiana Historical Society
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: 1845, 1 folder.
The collection consists of a one page letter from John Wesley Davis to a Dr. Cohen. It was written 2 June 1845 while he was in Washington City serving in Congress.


Indiana State Library
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: In the Austin H. Brown Papers, 1830-1901, 2 boxes.
Correspondents include John Wesley Davis.

Papers: In the Charles Lanman Papers, 1828-1869, 1 box.
Correspondents include John Wesley Davis.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: In the W. W. Corcoran Papers, ca. 1791-1896, approximately 54,000 items.
Correspondents include John Wesley Davis. A finding aid is available in the library.


The Oregon Historical Society
Portland, OR
Photographs: In the Photographs: Davis-Davz [graphic], 1 folder, ca. 1800-present.
Subjects include John Wesley Davis.


Yale University
Western Americana Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
New Haven, CT
Papers: In the Willis Arnold Gorman Papers, 1846, 1 page.
A letter from Willis Arnold Gorman to Dr. John W. Davis written on May 27, 1846. Willis Gorman requests appointment to a position in the Army and reports that he is raising a company of volunteers.