MORTON, Oliver Hazard Perry Throck, 1823-1877



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Brown University
Providence, RI
Papers: February 14, 1865. 1 item. Letter to Col. C.W. Foster notifying him that John Johnson has been recommended for a position in U.S. colored troops and will appear for an examination.


Franklin College Library
Special Collections
Franklin, IN
Papers: 3 speeches (July 18, 1866; February 9, 1870; March 3, 1874); and biographical sketches, clippings, and miscellaneous items in various collections. Finding aid.


Rutherford B. Hayes Library
Fremont, OH
Papers: 1862-1877. 40 items. Includes copies of correspondence from the Rutherford B. Hayes papers and other collections on various subjects.


Indiana Historical Society
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: 1860-1877. 99 letters, letterbooks (1864-1867), biography, speeches, and photographs. Finding aid.

Additional Papers: Correspondence, papers, and references in Noble Chase Butler papers, 1809-1933; Calvin Fletcher papers, 1817-1917; Benjamin Harrison papers, 1853-1940; William Robeson Holloway papers, 1824-1899; Henry Smith Lane papers, 1788-1881; Elijah Bishop Martindale papers, 1878-1907; Albert Gallatin Porter papers, 1759-1942; George A. Schumacher collection, 1879-1975; Katharine Smith family papers, 1820-1912; James Clifford Vetch papers, 1843-1895; and Lew Wallace papers, 1799-1923 (bulk 1846-1906). Finding aid.


Indiana State Archives
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: 1860-1867. 4 linear feet. Gubernatorial correspondence and papers, including telegraphic correspondence volumes and telegrams totalling approximately 13,000 messages, letterbooks, and papers relating to his gubernatorial administration during the Civil War. Available on microfilm. Finding aid.


Indiana State Library
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: 1805-1870. 4 boxes. Speeches, correspondence, political papers, and photographs. Finding aid.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in John Richard Brayton collection, 1861-1907; William Wesley Bordon papers, 1715-1906; Jefferson Columbus Davis papers, 1826-1873; John H. Holliday collection, 1850-1880; George Washington Julian papers, 1789-1902; and Anna W. Wright collection, 1855-1911. Finding aid.


Pierpont Morgan Library
New York, NY
Papers: 1863-1877. 5 items.


Stanford University Libraries
Special Collections
Stanford, CA
Papers: In Harwood family papers, 1722-1962.


State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Archives Division
Madison, WI
Papers: 1876. 1 item. Telegram from G.F. Edmonds and Morton to Senators Cameron and Christiancy concerning the Senate Investigating Committee and its power to inquire into the election of electors in order to see whether state laws were fairly executed.


University of Virginia
Alderman Library
Charlottesville, VA
Papers: Copy of a letter (1863) from Abel D. Streight describing conditions in Libby Prison, Richmond, Virginia in C. Brian Kelly papers, 1863-1978 (bulk 1959-1978).


Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: November 1, 1866. 1 item. Letter to governor of Washington Territory recommending Luther R. Martin for commissioner of deeds. Also in Carrington family papers, 1749-1929.