JOHNSON, Joseph, 1785-1877


Guide to Research Collections

Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1824-1846, 16 items.


Virginia State Library and Archives
Archives Branch
Richmond, VA
Papers: Gubernatorial papers (1852-1856), ca. 6 feet; executive letter books (1848-1856).
Finding aid in repository.


University of Virginia
University of Virginia Library
Charlottesville, VA
Papers: In the papers of the Roberts family, 1789-1855, 52 items.
Collection contains a legal opinion (1821) written by Joseph Johnson.

Papers: In the papers of the Janney family, 1695-1981, 2,750 items.
Persons represented include Joseph Johnson. Finding aid is available online.


West Virginia University
West Virginia & Regional History Collection
Morgantown, WV
Papers: 1785-1877, 3 items.
Collection contains the original manuscript of an address delivered on July 4, 1844, as well as a manuscript copy, and a typescript obituary of Johnson from a Baltimore newspaper.