NEWLANDS, Francis Griffith, 1846-1917


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

Nevada Historical Society
Reno, NV
Papers: 1884-1916. 2 feet. Chiefly speeches, correspondence, and other papers relating to the silver question, Nevada politics, national defense, 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition, and national political issues. Correspondents include J.N. Gillett, George H. Maxwell, and F.F. Runyon.

Additional Papers: Correspondence (1891-1902) on 4 microfilm reels of originals at Yale University; in William Morris Stewart papers, 1866-1909; and miscellaneous items in other collections.


State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Archives Division
Madison, WI
Papers: Biographical information in Barland-Newlands family papers, 1825-1948. Available on 4 microfilm reels.


University of California, Berkeley
Bancroft Library
Berkeley, CA
Papers: Business papers concerning Newlands’ position as trustee of the Sharon Estate Company in Sharon family papers, ca. 1882-1915. Finding aid.


University of Nevada
Special Collections
Reno, NV
Papers: In Sharon Estate Company records, 1906.


Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: 1869-1936 (bulk 1899-1917). 31 linear feet. Correspondence, speeches, reports, annotated bills, and scrapbooks. Topics include Nevada Democratic and Silver party politics and Newlands’ legislative programs on transportation, interstate commerce, irrigation, flood control, land reclamation, currency and silver, conservation, and tariffs. Scrapbooks (1887-1918) are available on 15 microfilm reels. Finding aid.

Additional Papers: In Anson Phelps Stokes family papers, 1761-1960.