Guide to Research CollectionsThe New York Public Library
Manuscripts & Archives Section
New York, NY
Papers: 1842-1920, 12 linear feet.
The collection consists of correspondence, family papers, speeches, biographical materials, political memorabilia, photographs, and scrapbooks. Subjects covered in the correspondence include civil reform, Levi Mortons political campaigns, Levi Mortons service as Minister to France, and his activities as businessman, banker, congressman, vice-president, and governor. Also includes correspondence with his wives, Lucy K. Morton and Anna Livingston Morton. A finding aid is available in the repository.
Copley Press, Inc.
J.S. Copley Library
La Jolla, CA
Papers: 1896, 1 item.
A letter from Levi P. Morton to Magnus Robinson written on September 21, 1896.
Rauner Special Collections Library
Papers: 1843-1849, approximately 30 items.
Photostatic and microform copies of correspondence between Levi P. Morton and members of his family, chiefly with his father, Daniel O. Morton. Originals and typescripts are in the New York Public Library.
Papers: 1896, 1-1/2 pages.
A letter from Governor Levi P. Morton to Magnus Robinson. The letter includes discussion of the Emancipation Proclamation.
Papers: 1847, 1 page.
A report of a meeting of the Dartmouth Religious Society held on March 1, 1847. The report discusses the appointments of Dr. Crosby, Russell Smith, and A.B. Closson, in order to raise additional funds for the pastors salary and will confer with the Trustees.
Manuscript Collection, Dawes Memorial Library
Papers: 1884, 1 page.
A letter of introduction for William F. Dana, from A.J. Warner to Levi P. Morton.
New York State Library
Manuscripts and Special Collections
Papers: n.d., 2 pages.
A letter from Levi P. Morton to Colonel Cole concerning a man who wishes to have an honorable discharge, even though he was dismissed.
Ohio Historical Society
Papers: In the William Henry Smith Papers, 1800-1896, 9.25 cubic feet.
Other authors include Levi P. Morton.
State University of New York at Buffalo
The Poetry/Rare Books Collection
Papers: In the Thomas B. Lockwood Collection, 1879-1908, 4 items.
Includes correspondence with Freding Inglex, George Hughes, Garret J. Benson, and to an individual addressed as Wolan.
Manuscript Collections, George Arents Research Library for Special Collections
Papers: 1860-1912, 0.5 linear foot.
Includes mostly incoming correspondence from clergymen, educators, financiers, journalists, and politicians. Some letters are addressed to Levi Mortons executive secretary, Ashley W. Cole. An unpublished guide is available in the repository.
University of Chicago
Papers: 1876, 1 item.
A letter from Levi P. Morton to U.S. Grant, December 28, 1876. The letter is a recommendation for Grosvenor P. Lowery and Judge Dittenhoefer.