MANGUM, Willie Person, 1792-1861


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

Boston Public Library
Boston, MA
Papers: 1 letter.


Duke University
Special Collections Library
Durham, NC
Papers: 1763-1861. 142 items and 1 volume. Correspondence and legal papers concerning Whig party affairs and family matters. Finding aid.


Filson Club Historical Society
Louisville, KY
Papers: 1824. 1 letter.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1771-1906. 7 linear feet. Family, legal, and business papers, correspondence, diaries, speeches, and printed material concerning local, southern, and national politics, the Whig party in the South, the Mangum plantation, and family matters.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in Polk family papers, 1767-1859, available on 1 microfilm reel.


North Carolina Division of Archives and History
Raleigh, NC
Papers: 2 microfilm reels of originals (1809-1894) in Mangum family papers at University of North Carolina and Library of Congress. Chiefly business and personal correspondence, some political correspondence, court records, letters from his wife, and genealogical material. Finding aid.


University of North Carolina
Southern Historical Collection
Chapel Hill, NC
Papers: 75 business, legal, and personal papers in Mangum family papers, 1777-1956. Finding aid.


University of Rochester
Rush Rhees Library
Rochester, NY
Papers: 3 letters by and 1 to Mangum (1819-1861) in various collections. Finding aid.


Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: In James Watson Webb papers, 1819-1967 (bulk 1819-1890).