MINTON, Sherman, 1890-1965

U.S. Supreme Court

Guide to Research Collections

Almost all of Minton’s non-judicial papers were burned in 1960.

Harvard University
Law School Library
Cambridge, MA
Papers: In Felix Frankfurter papers, 1900-1965 (bulk 1939-1962). Access restricted, permission required.

Indiana Historical Society
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: Correspondence in Meredith Nicholson papers, 1890-1947; and Carleton Buel McCulloch papers, 1933-1946.

Indiana State Library
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: 1955, 1962. 1 speech (1955); 1 letter (1962); and photographs.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in Kurt F. Pantzer papers, 1878-1979; Hugh A. Barnhart papers, 1898-1964 (bulk 1932-1964); and scrapbook of clippings (1938-1940) relating to 1940 campaign in Raymond E. Willis papers, 1936-1950 (bulk 1938-1947).

Oral History: Discussed in 2 oral histories.

Indiana University
Lilly Library
Bloomington, IN
Papers: 1934-1965. 3 boxes. Correspondence with colleagues in Congress, on Franklin Roosevelt’s staff, and on the Supreme Court; speeches; radio addresses; press releases; ephemeral material from his 1934 campaign; photographs; and printed material. Also, correspondence in William Albert Alexander papers, 1916-1943.

Providence College
Phillips Memorial Library
Providence, RI
Papers: 15 items (1940-1960) in J. Lyons Moore papers.

Syracuse University
George Arents Research Library
Syracuse, NY
Papers: Correspondence in William H. Benjamin letters, 1935-1936.

Harry S. Truman Library
Independence, MO
Papers: 1949-1956. 4 feet. Correspondence, memoranda, rough drafts of legal decisions, and other papers relating to opinions delivered as associate justice of the Supreme Court. Finding aid.

University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: Correspondence in Frank Murphy papers, 1908-1949. Finding aid.

Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: In Jerome New Frank papers, 1918-1972 (bulk 1929-1957); and Richard Kluger Brown v. Board of Education collection, 1950-1975.