HARDIN, John J., 1810-1847


Guide to Research Collections

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
Springfield, IL
Papers: 1831-1849, 36 items.
Primarily legal and financial documents relating to Hardin’s law practice and the settlement of his estate; a few letters are included. Finding aid in repository.

Papers: 1829-1947, 8 items.
Miscellaneous letters and legal documents are present throughout the collection.

Papers: In the Joseph Gillespie papers, 1835-1861; 1876, 51 items.
Other authors include Hardin.


Chicago Historical Society
Chicago, IL
Papers: In Hardin family papers, 1733-1943, 9 feet.
Includes his legal correspondence and account books, political papers dealing with the Illinois Whig Party and state government, and military papers. Finding aid in repository.

Papers: In the Henry Clay letters, 1813-1851, 52 items.
Hardin included among other authors.

Papers: In the David Davis papers, 1815-1964, 9 linear feet.
Other authors include Hardin.


Brigham Young University
L. Tom Perry Special Collections
Provo, UT
Microfilm: 1843-1847, partial reel.
Microfilmed letter book of Hardin’s correspondence.

Microfilm: In the Mormon collection, 1832-1886, 160 items.
Hardin included among subjects covered.


Filson Historical Society
Louisville, KY
Papers: In the Charles Lanman collection, 1792-1890, 1 cubic foot.
Autobiographical or biographical sketch. Unpublished finding aid in repository.


Utah State Historical Society
Salt Lake City, UT
Microfilm: In Miscellaneous Morman material, 1 reel.
Subjects covered include Hardin.