RAMSEY, Alexander, 1815-1903



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1838. 3 items.


Minnesota Historical Society
St. Paul, MN
Papers: 1829-1965. Correspondence, diaries, memoranda books, financial records, scrapbooks and portraits of Alexander and his family. Available on 70 microfilm reels, which include 13 reels of governor’s papers (1860-1863). Finding aid available online.

Additional Papers: Territorial governor’s papers (1849-1853), 2 boxes; miscellaneous items in many collections; published materials, photographs, and artifacts.


New-York Historical Society
New York, NY
Papers: April 17, 1861 and March 7, 1881. 2 items. Official letters.


Pierpont Morgan Library
New York, NY
Papers: 1864, 1882. 2 items.


State Historical Society of North Dakota
Bismarck, ND
Papers: Correspondence in James W. Taylor papers, 1834-1957 (bulk 1860-1893). In part microfilm of originals at Minnesota Historical Society.


University of Rochester
Rush Rhees Library
Rochester, NY
Papers: 8 letters by and 2 to Ramsey (1859-1872) in various collections.


Yale University Libraries
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: In Terry family papers, 1795-1939.