PHELAN, James Duval, 1861-1930


Library of Congress

Guide to Research Collections

California Historical Society
San Francisco, CA
Papers: 1898-1927. 42 items. Mainly letters received by Phelan while mayor and senator. Primarily business and social, including some dealing with his European trips in 1902 and 1904, his writings, and activities with the Bohemian Club.

Additional Papers: Correspondence in Ella Sterling Mighels papers, 1870-1934.


Henry E. Huntington Library
San Marino, CA
Papers: 13 items (1897-1921) in various collections.


Judah L. Magnes Memorial Museum
Western Jewish History Center
Berkeley, CA
Papers: Correspondence in Adolph Heinrich Joseph Sutro papers, 1856-1968. Finding aid.


Mills College Library
Oakland, CA
Papers: Correspondence in Aurelia Reinhardt papers, 1824-1958. Finding aid.


Stanford University Libraries
Special Collections
Stanford, CA
Papers: Correspondence in Horace Davis papers, 1865-1915; and David Starr Jordan papers, 1861-1964.


Syracuse University
George Arents Research Library
Syracuse, NY
Papers: Correspondence in Robert H. Davis papers, 1905-1935.


University of California, Berkeley
Bancroft Library
Berkeley, CA
Papers: Ca. 1880-1930. 131 boxes, 29 cartons, 104 volumes. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, statements, writings, legal and financial papers, scrapbooks, and photographs. Topics include attempts to exclude Japanese from California, opposition to prohibition, securing Hetch Hetchy water for San Francisco, business and financial affairs, and interest in art, literature, and music. Finding aid. Additional letters in several collections.


Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: In William Kent family papers, 1768-1961; and Frank Parsons papers, 1888-1908.