PICKENS, Francis Wilkinson, 1805-1869


Guide to Research Collections

Boston Public Library
Boston, MA
Papers: 1 letter.


Clemson University Libraries
Clemson, SC
Papers: More than 10 items in the John Caldwell Calhoun papers, 1784-1888. 6 feet (ca. 3,000 items).
Index to correspondents in library. Open under library restrictions.


Duke University Library
Durham, NC
Papers: 1798-1900. 440 items and 1 volume.
Political and personal correspondence and one volume of plantation records. Card index in library.


Harvard University
Houghton Library
Cambridge, MA
Papers: 1832-1834. 22 items.
Letters received concerning nullification and militia matters.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: In papers of Francis W. Pickens and Milledge L. Bonham, 1837-1920. 3 containers.
Chiefly relate to governorship and Civil War. Also on microfilm (2 reels).


New-York Historical Society
New York, NY
Papers: 1837-1861. 9 letters.
Personal and official correspondence. Finding aid in repository.


University of North Carolina
Southern Historical Collection
Chapel Hill, NC
Papers: In Evander McIvor Law collection, 1860-1864. 479 items (microfilm).
Includes official gubernatorial correspondence.

Papers: In Pickens and Dugas family papers, 1800-1889. 160 items including 1 volume.
Includes scattered personal and family correspondence. Unpublished description in library.


University of South Carolina
South Caroliniana Library
Columbia, SC
Papers: 1834-1899, 1929. 106 items and 5 volumes. In Pickens family papers, 1781-1929. 284 items.
Includes scrapbooks and account books. Finding aid in repository.