HOWARD, Jacob Merritt, 1805-1871


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

Central Michigan University
Clarke Historical Library
Mt. Pleasant, MI
Papers: 1857. 1 letter.


Detroit Public Library
Burton Historical Collection
Detroit, MI
Papers: 1702-1870. 9 boxes, 7 wallets, 20 volumes. Legal, business, and political correspondence; journals (1836-1867); ledgers (1833-1862); law registers (1833-1869); and election data (1865-1871) chiefly relating to his law practice, political activities, and founding of the Republican party.


Duke University
Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: 1 item. Notes and opinions of the four sections of the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, formulated by the Joint Committee on Reconstruction (1866) of which Howard was a member.


Pierpont Morgan Library
New York, NY
Papers: 1865. 1 item.


University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: In Alpheus Felch papers, 1817-1896; and James M. Edmunds correspondence, 1861-1866.


University of Rochester
Rush Rhees Library
Rochester, NY
Papers: 31 letters by and 6 to Howard (1842-1869) in various collections. Finding aid.