NILES, Nathaniel, 1741-1828


Guide to Research Collections

Dartmouth College
Rauner Special Collections Library
Hanover, NH
Papers: 1779-1834, 16 pieces.
The letters of Nathaniel Niles include a letter to a son on latter’s decision to study for the ministry (at Dartmouth College?); letter from John Dane of Maine, fragments of essays or lectures; legal papers and accounts; deeds.

Papers: 1881-1885, 3 items.
The letters of Nathaniel Niles include a letter to Niles from Professor Edward North of Hamilton College and letter to Niles’ cousin W.H. Niles from S.N.D. North, recording secretary of the Oneida Historical Society, concerning Niles’ appearance before the society to present a paper on Samson Occom. Letter to Niles from M.C. Tyler requesting a manuscript of Nathaniel Niles’ The American hero.

Papers: In the Records of the administration of Francis Brown, 1815-1820, 3 boxes.
Correspondents include Nathaniel Niles.


Boston Public Library
Boston, MA
Papers: 1 letter.


New-York Historical Society
New York, NY
Papers: August 3, 1788; December 2, 1794; January 4, 1833. 3 letters.
Finding aid in repository.


Vermont Historical Society
Montpelier, VT
Papers: 1790-1834. 1 inch.
Personal and business papers and correspondence. Finding aid in repository.