GRIMES, James Wilson, 1816-1872


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

Brown University
Providence, RI
Papers: August 5, 1861 and April 13, 1863. 2 letters. Also in Mary Rivers Allen collection of letters and autographs, 1846-1881.


Hagley Museum and Library
Greenville, DE
Papers: [1864]. 1 letter, 12 pages. From Donald McKay to Grimes as member of Senate Naval Affairs Committee. Concerns congressional investigation on the use of armored vessels by the navy.

Additional Papers: In Henry S. McComb papers, 1856-1889; and Samuel Francis du Pont papers, 1812-1865.


State Historical Society of Iowa
Des Moines, IA
Papers: 1 folder of correspondence, 1 folder of clippings, photographs, and portrait.


State Historical Society of Iowa
Iowa City, IA
Papers: 1857-1932. Gubernatorial papers, photographs, and an MA thesis. Also letters in the Aaron Brown papers, ca. 1859.


Pierpont Morgan Library
New York, NY
Papers: 1871. 1 item.


State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Archives Division
Madison, WI
Papers: Correspondence in William Pitt Fessenden papers, 1820-1869, on 4 microfilm reels of originals at Bowdoin College.


University of Iowa Libraries
Special Collections Department
Iowa City, IA
Papers: Ca. 1860s. 12 letters.


University of Rochester
Rush Rhees Library
Rochester, NY
Papers: 6 letters by and 1 to Grimes (1856-1869) in various collections.