ELLSWORTH, Oliver, 1745-1807


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

Boston Public Library
Boston, MA
Papers: 5 items.


Connecticut Historical Society
Hartford, CT
Papers: Small Ellsworth collection, prints, and several letters in various collections.


Cornell University Libraries
Rare Books and Manuscript Collections
Ithaca, NY
Papers: In Washington Irving’s Life of George Washington, Volume XIV, Miscellany, 1784-1860.


Duke University
Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: February 15, 1790. 1 item.


Hagley Museum and Library
Greenville, DE
Papers: In Victor Marie du Pont papers, 1785-1822.


Henry E. Huntington Library
San Marino, CA
Papers: August 20, 1789. 1 item.


Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Papers: 1 item (October 29, 1790) in Dreer collection; and 1 item (December 29, 1788) in Gratz collection.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1 financial account book (1777-17812); correspondence in Parsons family papers, 1769-1878; in John Kilham autograph collection, 1600-1882; and 1 item (February 2, 1790) in George Washington papers.


Maine Historical Society
Portland, ME
Papers: 1 item (January 9, 1794) in J.S.H. Fogg autograph collection.


Massachusetts Historical Society
Boston, MA
Papers: 22 items (1778-1806) in various collections. Finding aid.


New London County Historical Society
New London, CT
Papers: 1 item (October 4, 1790) in Thomas Shaw papers.


New York Public Library
New York, NY
Papers: 1 item (August 4, 1789) in Emmet collection; 1 item (June 15, 1789) in Lee-Kohns collection; and 1 volume of handwritten transcripts (1880) of letters (1783-1801), extracts from an unpublished memoir by his son-in-law, Joseph Wood, and correspondence of George Bancroft and Oliver E. Wood relating to the papers in Oliver Ellsworth collection.


Pierpont Morgan Library
New York, NY
Papers: 4 items (1783-1789); and 5 documents (1775-1776) and 2 letters (1789-1801) in the Gilder Lehrman collection. Finding aid.


Rosenbach Museum and Library
Philadelphia, PA
Papers: July 1, 1783. 1 item. Continental Congress committee report given by Ellsworth, Alexander Hamilton, and Richard Peters.


Rutgers University Libraries
Special Collections and University Archives
New Brunswick, NJ
Papers: In William Paterson papers, 1766-1898 and 1689-1841.


Trinity College
Hartford, CT
Papers: March 29, 1789; May 10, 1789. 2 items.


Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: 1 item (June 5, 1789); items in Chauncey family papers, 1675-1928; and Roger Sherman collection, 1749-1904.