KNOX, Philander Chase, 1853-1921


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

American Catholic Historical Society
Philadelphia, PA
Papers: Correspondence in William Franklin Sands papers, 1875-1945. Finding aid.


Cornell University
Labor Management Documentation
Ithaca, NY
Papers: In Order of Railway Conductors and Brakemen executive officers’ files, 1881-1968.


Dickinson College Library
Carlisle, PA
Papers: 1920. 1 letter.


Getty Center for the History of Art
and the Humanities
Santa Monica, CA
Papers: In D.H. Burnham & Co. archive, ca. 1891-1912.


Hagley Museum and Library
Greenville, DE
Papers: In Pennsylvania Railroad Company, Office of Vice President Samuel Rea records, 1866-1916 (bulk 1905-1912).


Harvard University
Houghton Library
Cambridge, MA
Papers: Ca. 10 items in William Woodville Rockhill papers, 1657-1715, 1806-1936. Finding aid.


Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, PA
Papers: 1903-1920. .17 linear foot. Personal and political correspondence (1903-1908) primarily with James S. Young regarding his appointment as a federal judge; printed speeches (1911-1920); and clippings.


Indiana University
Lilly Library
Bloomington, IN
Papers: Correspondence in Charles W. Fairbanks papers, 1819-1939.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1796-1922 (bulk 1901-1921). 26.4 linear feet. Correspondence, reports, memoranda, letterbooks, official documents, speeches (1904-1921), scrapbooks, newspaper clippings (1901-1921), cartoons, and miscellaneous materials chiefly documenting his career as U.S. attorney general, secretary of state, and U.S. senator. Topics include antitrust prosecution of the Northern Securities Co., reorganization of the Interstate Commerce Commission, forming the Department of Commerce and Labor, railroad rate legislation, Panama Canal, Latin American affairs, relations with Russia, China, and other countries, the Versailles treaty and the League of Nations, and efforts to promote Knox as a presidential candidate. Finding aid.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in Francis Bowler Keene papers, 1867-1976.


New Jersey Historical Society
Newark, NJ
Papers: Correspondence in George Perry Morris papers, 1843-1918.


Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Harrisburg, PA
Papers: 119 items (1905-1906, 1908-1911, 1913, 1916-1917, 1919-1920) including political correspondence and patronage recommendations contained in various collections. Finding aid.


University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: Correspondence in McCreery family papers, 1818-1948. Finding aid.


Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: In Bingham family papers, 1811-1972; Charles Dewey Hilles papers, 1885-1955; Paul Moritz Warburg papers, 1904-1932; and Charles Nagel papers, 1877-1940.